Social Media and Content Executive

Age Uk
Central London, London
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We looking for a Social Media and Content Executive to join our expanding Brand and Content team. The post holder will work alongside the Social Media Manager to grow Age UKs presence across various social media platforms.

With the creation of this role we hope to engage with our audiences and work closely with our partners to bring consistency across the Age UK network.


  • To ensure Age UK’s Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn accounts are consistently monitored.

  • Write and update social media posts and website content

  • Responsible for maintaining the SoAmpli tool and promoting its use across the brand partners network.

  • Write and build a variety of segmented e-newsletters, ensuring the accuracy and relevance of all content and its adherence to internal policies and guidelines eg accessibility.

  • Keep up to date with issues affecting older people and constantly be looking for stories and issues that would make engaging content across all Age UK’s channels.


  • Experience writing and developing a range of different content aimed at consumers including online materials and printed resources.

  • Experience of managing individual projects and meeting targets and budgets.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • A good understanding of social media, channel strengths and weaknesses, and a proven ability to create engaging posts for different channels and audiences.

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Effective team working skills

There will be times throughout the year when required to work on weekends and evenings in order to deliver real time social media content.