Digital Communications Officer

Here at the Ramblers we’re passionate about helping everyone, everywhere, find their feet and protecting the spaces we all love to walk. 

 

At the Ramblers, there is an increasing use of digital channels for an array of communication and marketing purposes, alongside the development of new digital capabilities. We are looking to recruit an experienced individual to enable the delivery of Ramblers digital communications. This is a key role, taking responsibility for the day-to-day management of the Ramblers’ communications channels, including social media and e-communications. You will create and deliver engaging and relevant digital content to support Ramblers’ campaigns and the development of our brand.

 

The digital communications officer will play a key role in developing coordinated content planning for the Ramblers, through proactive and reactive opportunities. As the Ramblers social media channels are continuing to grow in reach and engagement, this role will lead on their development. They will also provide crucial copywriting skills for an array of comms.

 

This role is primarily focused on the digital communications function for the Ramblers and sits alongside another officer whose focus is on the digital marketing function for the organisation. It sits within the wider Ramblers engagement team which also includes media, brand and campaigns.

 

This is an exciting time to join the Ramblers team and a great opportunity to make a lasting and tangible impact on the future success of the charity.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be our new Digital Communications Officer, we’d love to hear from you.

Essential Requirements include:

  • Extensive experience of copywriting for web, email and social media.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a demonstrable ability to interpret information for a range of audiences, within brand guidelines.
  • Ability to communicate technical content into public facing comms.
  • Experience of managing and gathering digital media, including image, video and audio.
  • Experience of tapping in to external trends to increase engagement, such as awareness days.
  • Ability to identify powerful stories for use across our channels, such as case studies.
  • Knowledge and experience of using a website CMS.
  • Knowledge and experience of using an e-comms platform.

The Ramblers are an equal opportunities employer.  We warmly welcome applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community and aim to promote diversity. 

 

Completed forms or applications should be sent by email to recruitment@ramblers.org.uk