Digital Communications Specialist

Location Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
Published 2 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Laura Craughwell
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Job description

Digital Communications Specialist

At Staffline Recruitment we have a fantastic opportunity available for an experienced Digital Communications Specialist to join a growing and progressive Semi State Body with Dublin City Centre offices.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic communications professional with a background in digital and social media. Reporting directly to the Head of PR, the successful candidate will drive and manage the digital and social media channels of the organisation. This role will be critical in driving delivery of results on an ambitious and innovative programme of communication.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and implement the social and digital communications strategy to build and grow the reputation of the organisation in line with corporate communications strategy, constantly focused on company reputation and increasing awareness and understanding
  • Day to day management of presence in social networking sites including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and engaging in dialogue
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, trends and application
  • Mediating community engagement on social channels
  • Manage content programme and scheduling of media posts including managing weekly, monthly content and social media calendar
  • Manage all Pay Per Click campaigns including budget, AdWords set up, optimisation and reporting
  • Responsible for social media budget, invoicing and payments
  • Managing video content including script, filming, editing and publishing
  • Ensure all content is on-brand and consistent in terms of style, tone of voice and quality
  • Responsible for updating, developing and enhancement of Group websites and content management platform
  • Evaluate channel performance, regularly report and share insights gained
  • Liaise effectively with agencies, suppliers and key internal stakeholders to deliver agreed activity and have the ability to negotiate when necessary with media agencies
  • Support the team on the creation and development of key external publications and events
  • Support the Head of PR to ensure efficient running of the team, including reporting and presentations

Interested candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Relevant degree with 4+ years media/press office experience with demonstrable delivery of targets
  • Experience in the energy or utility sectors will be highly desirable
  • Excellent writing, editing and communications skills with an ability to effectively communicate information and ideas
  • Strong copywriting and content development experience
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and the technical background to liaise with IT
  • Diplomacy and discretion when managing sensitive material and relationships on social channels
  • Experience using CMS
  • Proficient in Photoshop, or similar design tools, to generate in house content
  • Photography, videography, copywriting and design experience
  • Experience of PPC, Google Analytics, Web analytics, Marketing Analytics, Keyword Research, AdWords, Digital Analytics, Organic Search, Search Engine Marketing, Google AdWords
  • Team player with a good attention to detail and the ability to interact with internal stakeholders
  • Strong organisational and project management skills, with ability to multi-task, prioritise and deliver
  • Ability to work extended hours as required
  • Ability to prioritise and work in a fast-paced environment

This position will offer a salary in region of €40,000 - €50,000 depending on experience. To be considered, please send a copy of your cv for immediate review to Laura Craughwell at Staffline Recruitment via the enclosed link.

For further information or a discussion in confidence, call Laura directly on 086 1409232.


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