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Digital Manager

Employer: London Borough of Tower Hamlets

  • Reference: GOV00036
  • Published on: Wed 06/09/2017 06:00 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 20/09/2017 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Contract
  • Hours: Full time
  • Salary: £44496 - £47292
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Tower Hamlets
Role Purpose Digital Manager – 12 month fixed term maternity cover We are looking for a self-motivated and creative individual to lead theDigital Team for 12 months. As part of the Communications Management Team youwill be responsible for developing and overseeing the strategic direction ofour digital channels, including the website, intranet, social media and emailmarketing. With a number of exciting and challenging projects underway, therole requires someone with great communications skills and project managementexperience. We would like the successful candidate to start by late October. Your key responsibilities: * Leading our digital team including managing our website and intranet. * Being a key strategic adviser to the Central Leadership Team on digital services and improvements. * Providing strategic, editorial and technical advice to colleagues across the council. * To find and implement new ways to connect with our residents and staff including the collection and use of big data, improving the customer’s digital journey and improving our digital infrastructure. * To increase resident engagement with the council’s digital channels. * To support the delivery of our communications campaigns. Requirements You will have: * Substantial experience of managing a digital team, preferably in the public sector. * Content management experience with a solid understanding of Plain English and GDS (Government Digital Service) principles and UX design. * Previously delivered successful and innovative digital marketing campaigns using social media and email marketing. * Considerable knowledge of SEO, analytics, html, css and content management systems. Additional Job Board Text Closing Date: Wednesday 20th September 2017 Shortlisting Date: Thursday 21st September 2017 Interview Date: Thursday 28th September 2017