Digital Editor

England, Surrey, Guildford
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, child care vouchers, ect.
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Industry Sector
Education / Training
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Digital / Online

Digital Editor, £30-40K, Guildford, Perm, Leading the content strategy and owning the digital content channels

Your new company
My client is amongst the highest achieving educational institutes in the UK, having just been awarded a Sunday Times Award for 2016. They are currently seeking an experienced Digital Editor (Core Services) to join their vibrant Marketing team. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to work in the Education sector alongside other talented Marketing professionals.

Your new role
The Digital Editor is responsible for leading the content strategy and owning the digital content channels for the core services, ensuring the organisation presents itself in a clear, accurate, engaging way to users. The role works to optimise content performance and user journeys across these channels in a range of ways, such as creating training and guidelines, inputting on site structures and page layouts, helping to improve the content management systems, and setting and reporting on performance goals. The post-holder leads the Digital Editor (Core Services) team within the wider Digital Marketing team and is responsible for the line-management, development and mentoring of the Digital Content Coordinators and Digital Content Assistant (Core Services).

What you'll need to succeed
The successful applicant will have significant experience driving a content strategy with the ability to turn business and audience requirements into an optimised online content experience and will also possess strong time management skills to manage a number of content projects concurrently across team members. Experience of developing online content in best practice guidelines/ editorial criteria is essential, for the right candidate to create a consistent and optimal experience for users - including copywriting, imagery and video.

What you'll get in return
In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. Benefits package includes generous salary package, award-winning pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted sports leisure membership.

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