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Social Media Officer (Middleweight)

Job description

Harris Hill has an exciting opportunity for a middleweight Social Media Officer to join a children's charity for 2 -4 months, starting January 2024 on a hybrid basis (2dpw in the office)

Reporting to the Head of Social and working closely with the rest of the social media team, you will ensure the social content is optimised to attract and deepen engagement with new and existing target audiences.


Creating, commissioning, and publishing social video/animation/gifs/static graphics/copy for social media channels

Collaborating with Brand and Content team and other stakeholders to develop effective and engaging content

Interpreting briefs and requests applying creativity to meet audience and channels objectives

Re-purposing assets from digital platforms to meet accessibility and brand standards within agreed deadlines

Understanding established and emerging social trends

Supporting and developing skills, process and workflows

Sharing knowledge with peers, stakeholders and commissioners about what makes social content effective and engaging.


Personal spec:

Writing and editing clear copy in our brands tone of voice resonating with our audiences on a range of topics growing our reach and engagement across all platforms 

Strong editorial judgement with awareness of trends and topics

Proven ability in translating objectives and audience insight from a brief into strong content Fluency in creating and editing graphics, video and animation using a range of Adobe CC for Mac and PC  

Practical photography and video camera skills

Consistently delivers to high standards with a strong attention to detail whether responding to reactively or within planned timeframes

Experience working as part of content development team, collaborating with colleagues to deliver briefs and campaigns 

Ability to prioritise relevant content creation based on goals and timely requests, knowing which tasks are most important

Sound and current understanding of accessibility and usability standards

Stays up to date with social trends and learns new tech quickly