Digital Information & Social Media Officer

March 28, 2024

Job Description

About the job

Our new Digital Information & Social Media Officer will support the Digital Information & Social Media Manager alongside the digital information team to develop digital information and social media content for our audiences. You will work directly with young people and content creators to develop user-generated content for our campaigns – and will ensure our website and social channels are at the forefront of innovation. Your work will to ensure that young people from all communities and backgrounds in Scotland access the highest-quality, most relevant and timely information they need to thrive and make the most of their lives as they grow up.

What you’ll be doing from day-to-day

  • Delivering accurate, relevant and quality-assured information content for young people in a variety of formats.
  • Storyboarding, planning, recording and editing of video, social and audio content.
  • Providing support and guidance to team members and partners around content development.
  • Supporting the production of content by young people and content creators.
  • Researching youth trends and potential new digital channels for communicating with young people.

A great candidate will have a mix of these skills and experiences:

  • Able to think creatively and to communicate creative ideas to others.
  • Experience in creating high-quality and innovative content and campaigns for social media platforms or websites.
  • Experience in analysing data and using insights to inform future projects.
  • Excellent attention to detail and high visual standards when producing creative work.
  • Able to work effectively in a team and on own initiative.