Digital Communications Officer

Leeds, United Kingdom
£27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
06 May 2020
End of advertisement period
17 May 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a digital content creator with an ability to think creatively to communicate a wide range of topics? Can you plan and devise campaigns to tell a compelling story across different channels? Are you a motivated individual, who thrives in a fast-paced team and can work to discover and identify projects where digital activity can add value? 

The University’s approach to digital channels is increasingly focused on two-way communication and engagement across a range of communities; informing, engaging and inspiring people with a variety of news, insights and information. These audiences range from current students and staff to prospective students, research partners, alumni and media.  

We want to use engaging stories about research and innovation, the student experience and life in Leeds to support the University’s strategic priorities for research and education. 

You will plan, create, edit and publish content on social media channels and websites to engage, excite and inform our audiences. You will also help with day-to-day community management and support colleagues to refine their content to deliver authentic, audience-focused communications.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Daniel Preston, Digital Communications Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5141, email: 

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Professional Services
School/Institute: Communications Team
Category: Administrative and Clerical Support
Grade: Grade 6
Salary: £27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Ongoing
Release Date: Monday 04 May 2020
Closing Date: Sunday 17 May 2020
Reference: CSCOM1052
Downloads: Candidate Brief