Digital Manager

United Kingdom
£39,341 - £43,483
03 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital Manager Refuge is the UK's largest provider of specialist services for victims of all forms of gender-based violence (domestic, sexual, so called honour' violence, trafficking, prostitution, forced marriage, stalking and FGM). Every day we support over 5,000 women and children in our national network of services. These include Independent Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence Advocacy services (IDVAs/ISVAs and IGVAs), community outreach, specialist refuge accommodation, sanctuary services and culturally-specific services and the Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline (run in partnership between Refuge and Women's Aid). We advise Government and lobby hard to keep violence against women and girls high on the public agenda. We run award-winning prevention and public education campaigns, managing a busy press office and website, and we are an accredited training provider. We give a voice to the voiceless. Position: Digital Manager Location: London Contract type: Full Time, Permanent Salary: £39,341 - £43,483 Closing Date: 15th October 2017 Interview date: 1st November 2017 About the role: Do you think it is a national disgrace that in England and Wales, two women a week are killed by their partner or ex-partner? Or that one woman in every four will experience domestic violence at some point during her life? Do you want to work for an organisation that provides a voice for abused women, and plays a vital role in ensuring that life-saving services are in place to support them? If so, then the digital manager role may be the perfect for you. Refuge is seeking an experienced manager to lead the development and growth of its digital channels. A key role within our communications team. A key role within our communications team, your job will be to advise colleagues on how to best use our digital channels to raise awareness of Refuge, generate income and increase engagement from our target audiences - women experiencing domestic violence and other forms of gender based violence*, family and friends, sector professionals, commissioners, event participants and donors. About you: Digital growth is a key part of our communications strategy as we are poised to launch our new website. Your experience and ideas will be very important in shaping how we best use and develop our digital channels to further enhance Refuge's reputation and profile. If you have significant experience of working in a web production or a digital communications role, and proven experience of managing websites and social media channels, we strongly encourage you to apply for this exciting, challenging role. All candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the feminist values of empowerment and equality, which underpin all of our work. Refuge is committed to quality, equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. No agencies please - as a charity we work hard to keep our costs down. We have decided to manage this recruitment process without the assistance of recruitment agencies and ask that this decision is respected. You may have experience of the following: Digital Manager, Web Manager, Digital Project Manager, Digital Development Manager, Communications Manager, Digital Communications Manager, Marketing Manager, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc. This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.
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