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Digital media officer Cardiff £24,217 - £25,491 REC/19/00025 Permanent Newydd

Digital Media Officer

£24,217 - £25,491

35 hours

Tongwynlais, Cardiff

Are you passionate about digital? Love creating content? Do you get a huge buzz from shares, follows and retweets? If so, then we might have the ideal job vacancy for you! We are looking for a Digital Media Officer who will assist in the delivery of our Marketing and Communications Strategy to ensure that our tenants, customers and stakeholders interact with us.

The Digital Media Officer will manage our social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, through the medium of Welsh and English. They will create, edit, schedule and publish multimedia content for our website and intranet as well as our social media platforms. They will deliver new and innovative ways of increasing customer engagement and coordinate the organisation’s digital presence at events and community activities in a creative manner.

Previous experience of working within a marketing or communications department is essential along with experience of writing content and coordinating social media platforms. As this is a bilingual role you will need excellent verbal and written skills in both English and Welsh, along with excellent proof reading skills.

Exceptional organisational and communication skills are also essential for this role, you must be able to work off your own initiative and prioritise your workload to meet strict deadlines.  Continually improving is at the heart of what we do so high standards of work and the ability to be flexible and innovative is also important to us. 

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in the ambitious growth strategy of Newydd.  At Newydd, our team mirror the quality and culture of our organisation and therefore a passion for excellence and a desire to make a real contribution are vital.  In return for the commitment and drive you will bring to the role, you will receive a competitive salary with fantastic benefits including pension, health cash plan, free parking, flexible working and a generous holiday entitlement.

If you are committed to making a difference and have great communication skills, then why not apply?

Closing date for applications is: Midnight on Sunday 6 October 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 16 October 2019

For an informal chat about this role please contact Mared Edwards, Head of Marketing & Communications, by email on mared.edwards@newydd.co.uk 

Newydd Housing Association is an innovative provider of 3,000 high quality affordable homes to tenants throughout Mid and South Wales. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are going through an exciting period of change and growth and this post could be the perfect opportunity for you to come and join us!

Please note: This is a job advert for a bilingual Digital Media Officer where the requirement to speak and write English and Welsh is essential.