£30,000 - £33,000 yearly
Kidney Research UK Nene Hall, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, UK
May 24, 2019Permanent
Kidney Research UK is a charity striving to cure kidney disease. A silent killer, it blights the lives of more than two million patients, with a further million undiagnosed. We are the largest charitable funder supporting renal research in the UK today. For decades the research we enable has been saving lives, but there is so much more to do. Closing date: Wednesday 19 June 2019 About the role: Our Communications team leads on our communications work, and creates engaging, compelling content to raise awareness of kidney disease and our research with a variety of audiences through our communications channels, including social media channels, our website, and through the media. It also provides support for a variety of the charity’s internal teams, including fundraising, to ensure our communications encourage people to become engaged with the charity and support its vital work. As an organisation, we have grown substantially in recent years and have bigger plans for the future, so want to build up our digital communications capability. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced social media professional who will develop and implement a social media and engagement strategy for the organisation. You will manage and develop the charity’s social media channels, drive engagement campaigns through social media, and create and collate tailored content to share and engage with our audiences. About you: Reporting to the Web and Digital Manager, the successful applicant will bring social media expertise, having managed a social media function within a charity or healthcare organisation. You’ll have experience of developing, managing and delivering social media campaigns and of engaging with our supporters online. Because you will motivate and drive excellence across our digital activity, the successful applicant must have great interpersonal skills and work well with people across the charity, at all levels. You should be determined, professional and able to work in a fast-paced environment, and a strong team player. You may have experience of the following: Social Media Lead, Social Media Manager, Social Media Executive, Marketing Manager, Social Media Consultant, Social Media Specialist, Marketing Executive, Social Media Officer, Marketing Officer, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, etc.