Social Media Content Creator

Social Media Content Creator

Ongoing role
J97792
At a glance

Skills

  • Digital and IT strategy

Where

Southend-on-Sea, SS9 3BH
Remote opportunity

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month, 1-3 hours / week, 3-7 hours / week or 7-15 hours / week

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Welcome to Reach Volunteering. We are a community and registered charity that connects people, skills and good causes.

To apply for this role, and any other on our platform, you need to be based in the UK, have at least three years of experience using the skills you wish to volunteer in a professional capacity or have lived experience (for trustee roles). Read more about our criteria.

We are looking for a creative and innovative person to join our team, assisting with the creation of content in line with our strategy at GSI.

What will you be doing?

Responsibilities:

  • Implement comprehensive digital strategies aligned with our mission and target audience.
  • Post on our social media platforms, including LinkedIn, TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.
  • Create engaging and relevant content that resonates with our audience.
  • Engage with our audience by responding to comments, messages, and inquiries.
  • Support the team with various associated administrative tasks.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices to continuously innovate and improve our digital presence.

What are we looking for?

Requirements:

  • Knowledge: Understanding of social problems and their implications for service users, and issues involved in working with vulnerable people.

Experience:

  • Familiarity with social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok, and Pinterest.
  • Hands-on experience using social media to build brand awareness (Essential).
  • Experience in graphic design, photo editing, and publishing (Desirable). 

Skills:

  • Ability to identify target audiences’ preferences and produce tailored content.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate new ideas, persuade stakeholders, and empower people to take action.
  • Creative thinking and the ability to generate novel and useful ideas.
  • Problem-solving skills, including proficiency in identifying problems, analyzing them, and finding effective solutions.
  • Excellent ICT skills, including proficiency with MS Office, Teams, Photoshop, Canva and Zoom.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and collaborate with others to develop and implement innovative ideas.

What difference will you make?

This is and exciting opportunity to shape a not-for-profit embedded in social innovation as we enter growth mode!

Causes
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Children / families
  • Counselling / advice
  • Education
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Housing and homelessness
  • International development
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Training / employment support
  • Organisation type: 
    Not for profit

    Vision 

    A world where citizens are empowered to lead the development of social innovations that benefit individuals, communities, society and the environment. 

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