Digital Communications Officer - International Trade

Centre People
15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A small, established, international trading business is seeking a Digital Communications Coordinator to singlehandedly setup, manage, and maintain the company’s online presence & run all other general digital communications.

This role is an outstanding opportunity for an individual to take complete control of a business’s digital presence, and help to define its strategy now and into the future.

Applications are welcome from candidates with 2+ years of experience in a similar role.


SALARY: £23-25K

START: June 2017

BASIS: Permanent, full time


  • Setup social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn etc.) for all company entities
  • Develop creative, engaging and informative digital content for use across all online channels, including the existing websites and the social media channels, uploading videos, editing content
  • Serve as the managing editor of company websites; producing regular news updates / blog content on business & market developments
  • Identify new trends in digital marketing and evaluate new technologies and channels to increase brand awareness and ensure the brand is at the forefront of the technology industry.
  • Defining and running an ongoing integrated digital communications campaigns
  • Help manage projects with external agencies, developers, designers and data analysts
  • Document and archive all activities for future reference and data compliance
  • Set up online sales platforms on websites
  • Grow and manage online sales
  • Contact point on customer complaints, goods returned etc.
  • Editing and writing quarterly newsletter
  • Maintaining up-to-date files for: company e-brochure, product sheets, sales support material - in conjunction with brand manager and brand development manager
  • Preparing sales presentations


  • Degree in communications, journalism, digital marketing or similar
  • 2+ years of sole-charge (or direct hands-on management) experience in digital communications; managing multiple digital channels on behalf of an organisation
  • Totally fluent English (written & spoken)
  • An energetic self-starter, able to work with little or no direction from management
  • A strong creative ability to produce engaging content from very little detail
  • Skills in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and content copywriting to support this
  • Experience of creating content that supports digital communications, including video, audio, graphics and photos
  • Confident with Google Analytics

Preferable (but not essential)

  • HTML & CSS skills / knowledge
  • Strong core JavaScript skills
  • Experience with a modern JavaScript framework such as AngularJS or ReactJS
  • Experience working with other digital marketers, web / design agencies, and ecommerce systems
  • Understanding of analytics and conversion tracking (CRO)
  • Understanding of marketing automation and CRM systems (e.g. Hubspot)
  • Understanding of email marketing tools, online sales campaigns and data analytics
  • Experience with creative / design software (Photoshop, In-Design, video editing etc.)
  • Fluency in other major global languages
  • Experience working for a small international business

If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 2 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs.