Digital Media & Content Officer

Government
  • UK, Northwood
  • Contract, 3 months
  • Full time
  • to £350 per day (Within IR35)
This contract with our defence client is for a Digital Media & Content Officer for 3 months. The role is located in Northwood – 2/3 days per week on site. The pay rate for this role is £350/day Umbrella. As a Digital Media and Content Officer you’ll: • Coordinate, shoot, and edit video...

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Job description

This contract with our defence client is for a Digital Media & Content Officer for 3 months. The role is located in Northwood – 2/3 days per week on site. The pay rate for this role is £350/day Umbrella.  

 

As a Digital Media and Content Officer you’ll:  

• Coordinate, shoot, and edit video content for digital channels, communicating the work of the client's personnel in a clear and engaging way, using newsletters, their intranet, media releases, and by responding to media queries.  

• Collaborate with members of the communications team, and with colleagues across the organisation, to plan and curate inspirational communications content.  

• Act as a skilled and sympathetic editor of other people’s writing, helping them to reinforce key messages and engage with the audiences.  

• Development and editing of monthly blog posts for the website.  

• Produce news stories for release on gov.uk or directly to media outlets.  

• Offer well-judged and evidence-based communication handling advice to senior management and colleagues across the organisation.  

• Develop communications and draft statements for different stakeholders and audiences.  

• Respond effectively and efficiently to media enquiries of all types.  

• The ideal candidate will have graphic design experience and be able to use this to enhance their products and the way the client communicates complex topics to their internal and external audiences.

Requirements

Essential Skills  

• Photography, filming and editing skills.  

• Experience of working with Adobe Premiere Pro and Photoshop.  

• Direct experience of producing innovative, high-quality content for a variety of audiences and a variety of channels.  

• Sound judgement, with the ability to manage varied and competing priorities effectively.  

• Ability to interpret a project brief and produce creative design solutions, tailored to different audiences, and keeping branding guidelines.  

• Experience of planning and delivering, often under time pressure.  

• Understanding of how metrics and evidence can be used to improve outcomes.  

• Proactive team player with the ability to work on a variety of projects at the same time.  

• Excellent stakeholder management skills.  

 

Desirable Skills  

• Experience of working with a wide range of graphic design programmes, such as Adobe Creative Cloud including InDesign and Illustrator or equivalent.  

• Experience of managing social media profiles.

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