Brand and Content Lead

Brand and Content Lead

A national health/medical charity in London, seek a Brand and Content Lead to help cover an interim basis , ASAP until August, whist they recruit permanently.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the production of high quality content across channels to raise brand awareness. Communicating the organisations key messages in line with overall strategy.

We seek a suitable candidate with experience across video, photography, images, info graphics, website, leaflet design and copy etc. The client has pointed out that it is important to have someone who is not a risk taker, that can stick with the organisations image and brand.

Develop and create high quality, compelling content, including, but not limited to: video, photography, images, infographics, website assets, leaflet design files, copy etc., for use across all teams within the charity, to be broadcast across on and offline channels.
To work with external designers, agencies and contractors, to brief in, project manage, and deliver other content projects
Work with the Communications Manager to implement the content strategy, supporting the overarching strategy of the communications team and the wider charity
Adapt all existing content for optimal use across digital platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter through videos, infographics or other methods
Undertake design projects internally and for third party supporters, including, but not limited to, posters, invitations, reports, exhibition collateral, web assets, postcards, leaflets etc.
Manage brand assets, advising colleagues and third parties on use of logo, colour palette etc.
Work within the brand guidelines and with the key messages to ensure total consistency and uniformity
To work collaboratively with all members of the Communications team and to provide an 'account team' approach to campaigns and activity and when providing services to other departments

Excellent design skills and visual creativity
Understanding of brand building, adherence to brand guidelines and the creation and maintenance of a strong visual identity
Good knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud
Experience in video shooting and editing, and photography would be desirable
Good knowledge of iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, After Effects or other video editing software is desirable
Confidence with juggling a busy workload with multiple projects and stakeholders
Excellent communication skills, in person, over the phone and in writing
Excellent attention to detail

Experience of developing creative content from initiation through to distribution
Experience of developing audio-visual content and resources
Experience of design and production
Experience of managing external suppliers and agencies
Experience of working with and upholding brand visual identity and house editorial style
Experience in project management

Pay rate is based on PAYE. Ltd/ Umbrella candidate also welcome at a rate of 21.72ph.