Digital Content Designer

£33,000 - £35,000 yearly
  • British Heart Foundation
  • London NW1, UK
  • Jun 22, 2020
Contract Web

Job Advert

We're looking for a qualified mid-weight Digital Content Designer to join our growing team in a time of increased digital demand. 

Working alongside insight, technology and marketing teams, as well as subject matter experts across the British Heart Foundation, major progress has already been made in developing and refining our digital portfolio. But there is more to do. 

Deepening engagement for our wide and varied customer-base, as well as growing our marketable universe, are crucial ambitions for the business: both of which can be achieved through considered journey mapping, tailored experiences, on-page optimisation and introducing and maintaining a culture of testing and experimentation. 

About the role

You'll be involved in designing and producing high-performing engaging digital content that meets our audience needs and gets our message across. You’ll collaborate across the organisation on a variety of content projects, using evidence and analytics to embed a test and learn culture.

Knowledgeable on digital disciplines from design principles to SEO and analytics to CRO you’ll help to train colleagues in best digital practice and content production. 

You’ll scope, commission, write, edit and publish digital content that is fit for purpose and high quality. Ensuring user journeys are the best they can be, you’ll also suggest improvements to the sitemap and taxonomical structure.

About you

With significant and relevant experience working in a similar role across a family of websites, you’ll have working knowledge of HTML at an editorial level.

You’ll be experienced in devising and implementing creative digital content including text, images and video for websites. You’ll also have excellent written communication skills and demonstrable experience of writing for the web.

Knowledgeable in SEO with experience of optimising content for organic search, you'll have previous experience in using analytics and user insight to make data informed decisions on content development.

To be successful in this role you will also have the following:
• Significant experience using Content Management Systems 
• Experience of working with a wide variety of stakeholders, both internal and external
• Excellent stakeholder management skills, both internal and external
• Highly efficient with strong time management skills 
• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with an ability to persuade and influence when needed

About us

We research all heart and circulatory diseases and the things that cause them. Heart disease, Stroke, Vascular Dementia, Diabetes and many more. All connected, all under siege. Because our research is the promise of future cures and treatments.

How to apply

To apply for this role please use the apply button below. Our process involves submitting your CV and supporting statement, which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the roles criteria. 

Here at the British Heart Foundation we celebrate diversity and make inclusion part of what we do every day. Diversity and Inclusion forms a main pillar in our People Experience Strategy and we drive our strategy through our diversity and inclusion leaders group Kaleidoscope. Our aim is for all of our colleagues and volunteers to bring their true self to work, so we can beat heartbreak for everyone.

Should you need any adjustments to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract.

Please note interviews are due to take place remotely via MS Teams w/c 13 July.