Digital Content Editor- Contract
Digital Content Editor
6-9 months fixed term contract
A national children"s charity are looking to recruit a Digital Content Editor, to support the development and maintenance of content and resources on the charity"s website, intranet, and other digital assets.
Content is information focussed, aimed at both professional and the general public. Your role will be to ensure content stays relevant, accessible and up to date.
We are looking for someone with a good understanding of web content management, including: editing and writing, navigation and information architecture, search engine optimisation, and working with images. And, preferably with experience of working with content written for a professional audience.
-Create engaging and compelling online content for the website and
other digital channels for a variety of audiences from source information
-Ensure all content is of high editorial quality, consistent with brand and
style guidelines, accessible for online users, optimised for search engines
and provides consistent user experience.
-Contribute to the day-to-day maintenance of the website through work
request inbox to ensure that the information online is accurate and up-to date.
-Work with teams to help shape the website editorial plan in line with the digital content strategy, and manage and deliver scheduled content projects within the plan.
-Liaising, advising and training devolved website authors on best practice for writing effective copy, making content accessible for online users, organising information within website structure and using the content management system.
-Experience of producing and editing high-quality content for online publication from source information or briefs, quickly and accurately.
-Experience of researching/commissioning content from expert sources and editing for style/tone/suitability for online audience.
-Experience of working as a digital specialist in a non-digital environment with strong influencing and advisory skills as well as good knowledge of digital marketing and current trends in the industry and a personal interest in the wider digital landscape.
-The ability to plan, monitor and implement projects and initiatives with multiple stakeholders, to agreed deadlines and meet organisational objectives often with conflicting priorities.
-Strong understanding of information architecture and proven experience in structuring content into sections of websites and recommending site maps to ensure intuitive navigation throughout the site.
-Strong understanding of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and accessibility standards and experience of optimising content (i.e. copy, keywords and metadata) to improve search rankings.
-Experience of using content management systems and some technical understanding of their abilities and limitations; working knowledge of HTML and understanding of CSS; experience of using Google Analytics or other web analytic tools, and editing software such as Photoshop.
Please get in touch on more details of the application for this role.