Social Content Creator
£30,000 - £34,000
Closing Date: 14th September 19
Muslim Aid is a British, faith-based international development organisation that provides support to communities around the world affected by disasters, conflict or endemic poverty without regard to their social, religious, or ethnic background.
This exciting role will be responsible for Muslim Aid’s Social Media accounts incl. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat and LinkedIn to promote Muslim Aid’s global online profile. The post-holder will work closely with the rest of the marketing team to design and execute marketing strategies with the aim of raising the profile of Muslim Aid's fundraising campaigns.
The main responsibilities of this role will be to:
Plan, prepare and populate Muslim Aid’s social media accounts with relevant, engaging, innovative text, image and video content, including developing the social media calendar. You will be required to research and write short stories that build meaningful connections with audiences and contribute to creative concepts to drive engagement among target audiences.
The role will also be required to research audience preferences, conduct Social Listening and understand current trends to see what audiences are responding or resonating with.
More detail about the duties involved in the role can be found in the Job Description.
We are looking for an exceptional, savvy, self-motivated Social Media / Communications professional with a degree level qualification in a relevant subject, e.g. communication, Journalism, Media, Marketing etc.
You will have experience managing an organisation’s social media accounts within the charity (preferably international) sector. You will have excellent writing skills with the ability to adapt tone and a knowledge of the development/humanitarian contexts that Muslim Aid works within. This role has a responsibility to represent our beneficiaries and supporters responsibly and ethically and a solid understanding of safeguarding is essential.
Why you should apply:
If you are self-motivated, with the ability to work with a high degree of autonomy this role is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Social Media specialist to be able to lead on, build and develop Muslim Aid’s online Social presence. You will be joining a supportive, highly-skilled, passionate organisation as a specialist in your field. Muslim Aid offer a 35-hour week, generous holiday allowance and encourage a healthy work-life balance.
To apply please submit your cover letter (no more than 1 page) and CV to Recruitment@muslimaid.org
Muslim Aid’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to the safety and protection of children and vulnerable adults in our care/employment. Successful candidates will be expected to undergo a DBS check (Basic, Standard or Enhanced depending on the role). In addition, all successful candidates for finance roles will undergo an Experian Credit Check