Digital Engagement Role at Kids Matter

Our bold vision is for every child in need to be raised in a strong family. At a significant time of growth for Kids Matter, we are looking to grow our Communications Team and our Digital Engagement. Can you take complex issues and translate them into compelling digital campaigns for multiple audiences? Do you love to tell stories with energy and clarity and are you at home with all things digital? Could you bring your marketing skills and experience to a small and dynamic team?

Job title: Digital Engagement Coordinator OR Manager

Reporting to: Operations Director

Purpose: See job description

Location: Flexible. The team are currently home-based with the option, as restrictions allow, of 1 day a week working from our London base.

Contract: Permanent

Start date: As soon as possible

Hours of work: 28-35 hours per week (we are open to discussion on this)

Holiday entitlement: 25 days per year (Statutory Bank Holidays are additional)

Coordinator salary: £22,000 - £24,000 (dependent on experience)
Manager salary: £26,000 - £31,000 (dependent on experience)

Pension: Automatic enrolment into a direct contribution pension scheme (3% employer contribution)

About Us:

Our bold vision is for every child in need to be raised in a strong family. We train and support facilitators from local churches to run parenting programmes which equip parents and carers facing disadvantages with confidence, competence, and community, enabling their children to thrive. In the next ten years, we want to equip the church to make an impact in the lives of 50,000 children in need across the UK.

About the Role:

At a significant time of growth for Kids Matter, we are looking to grow our Communications Team and our Digital Engagement.

Can you take complex issues and translate them into compelling digital campaigns for multiple audiences? Do you love to tell stories with energy and clarity and are you at home with all things digital? Could you bring your marketing skills and experience to a small and dynamic team?

If so, we would love to hear from you! The ability to engage diverse audiences and build engagement to scale our work is vital and this role is right at the heart of this opportunity. It will offer the right candidate the opportunity to gain and grow their experience across all aspects of digital marketing and engagement in a small agile team where there is freedom to develop new ideas and ways of doing things.

Our main priority is finding an individual who is passionate about the work that Kids Matter does and who wants to tell our stories in a compelling way. We are open to this role being one where the right candidate can gain and grow their experience and start out with us as a Digital Engagement Coordinator working alongside our content developers/freelancers.

We are also open to hearing from applicants who have more experience and would like the opportunity to grow their experience as our Digital Engagement Manager, remaining hands-on but taking on more responsibility line-managing our content developers/freelancers and designing and leading our marketing strategy.

All applicants must be committed to the basis of faith, vision, and ethos of Kids Matter.

This post is subject to an Occupational Requirement:
Kids Matter serves and supports clients within the Christian sector, the nature of the work requires that this post holder has an active faith in Jesus under the Equality Act 2010, Part 1, Schedule 9.

Equal Opportunities:
We actively support and welcome integration of people from diverse ethnic backgrounds of varied experiences and skillset to help shape the work and the future of Kids Matter. We are particularly keen to receive applications from African and Afro Caribbean, Asian and other diverse Ethnic communities.

How to Apply:

Please download and complete the application form from our website (www.kidsmatter.org.uk/job-vacancies) and submit it to Lydia Smith (Operations Manager) at ls@kidsmatter.org.uk

More info
Date added

22nd September 2021

Organisation

Kids Matter

Deadline for applications

15th Oct 2021

Salary

£22-24k (coordinator) or £26-31k (manager)

Hours per week

28-35 hours (negotiable)

Categories

IT / Digital Marketing / Fundraising / Campaigning

More info »

https://www.kidsmatter.org.uk/job-vacancies/