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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is looking for a Digital Content Executive to join its Marketing and Communication team.

An enthusiastic team player, you will manage and grow our social media activity and online communities – from content creation, moderation, relationship building to optimisation.

Our social media channels significantly contribute to the organisation’s reputation by sharing rich science, horticultural, educational and visitor content.  You will work on a daily basis with colleagues to extend the reach of our voice and generate compelling content – including words, video and photography – that delivers RBGE’s vision, mission and values in an engaging way.

By evaluating and measuring our social media activity, you’ll make sure that we are increasing awareness and engagement through all we share.

Applicants should be qualified to degree level, or have equivalent experience in a related subject, with relevant experience in social media management and the production of digital content. Applicants must also possess excellent copywriting and communication skills, with the ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines. They must also be skilled in video camera operation and video editing. Knowledge of CRM systems for data management are desirable.

Full details of the post, including a job description and person specification can be downloaded from our website.  The flexibility to work at short notice and out of normal office hours will be required.

Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter which outlines your suitability for this post as well as a completed equal opportunities questionnaire to recruitment@rbge.org.uk by Friday 29 October 2021. Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 15 November 2020.

If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been shortlisted.

No recruitment agencies please.