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Digital Media and Communications Assistant
Kings Langley, Herts
Salary:c.£25,000pa + pension + benefits
The ECITB is seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Digital Media and Communications Assistant to join its growing Policy and Corporate Affairs team. This is an exciting time to join the organisation, as we embark on a number of major projects to grow the UK’s engineering skills base and enhance our public profile.
The post-holder will support the delivery of the ECITB’s digital communications activities, primarily by developing and maintaining our new website and creating engaging content for the ECITB’s social media channels.
You will write, edit and design content for ECITB’s new website and manage our presence across social media platforms. You will also monitor and evaluate our digital communications and assist with tasks to support the wider communications team, including: working on media and communications campaigns, designing visually-appealing digital marketing materials and assisting with press enquiries, PR activities and industry events.
This will be a varied and demanding role with plenty of opportunity to develop your professional and personal skills and knowledge and grow as a communications professional.
You will primarily be responsible for maintaining our website and for the day-to-day management of our social media channels. You will possess graphic design skills to bring creative flair to the work of the team. You will generate engaging new content and also help measure and report on the impact of communications campaigns, making use of web and social media analytics.
Ideally you will have some background in PR, Marketing, Communications, or journalism, either professionally or through community/voluntary experience or extended work experience. You will be a confident people person and proven team player, who can work to meet deadlines and be willing to learn new skills. Above all, you will be motivated, adaptable and have outstanding written and verbal communication skills with a keen eye for detail.
We’ll expect you to work hard to support the team, but we also see this as a developmental role: we want you to contribute ideas and to give you a varied role that will allow you to develop your skills.
•Educated to degree level or an equivalent level of competence
•Willingness to travel to different UK locations for work activities and occasionally work out of hours.
ECITB Application Form
If you are interested in finding employment opportunities within the engineering construction industry itself, please click on this link - Register Of Leviable Establishments to look at some of the companies listed under Registered Companies. There you will find a list of companies currently in-scope to the ECITB and their locations. You will need to contact those companies of interest to you directly for employment opportunities.