Marketing and Communications Assistant (Digital)

Choice Recruitment Group
Belfast, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Main purpose of job

The postholder will be a member of the Internal Communications Team within the Marketing and Corporate Communications Unit. The Internal Communications Team is responsible for publishing and communicating offline and online with staff.

The postholder will be responsible for writing, editing and publishing news and information for all our internal communications channels within Belfast City Council.

The postholder will be responsible for the filming, editing and the distribution of video, the management of content on our digital signage screens, and providing content for our staff intranet.

To be responsible to the Internal Communications Manager and assist with the management, monitoring and maintenance and of the council's digital media systems and will support the Internal Communications Manager, participating in the successful delivery of an internal communications strategy for Belfast City Council.

Be an ambassador for the Belfast City brand framework.

Contributing to the successful delivery of a corporate digital marketing strategy to enhance all aspects of service delivery and provision of information to ratepayers and stakeholders, in the context of the delivery of the Belfast Agenda and council activity.

Contributing to an integrated City and Organisational Strategy Department and as a key player, working collaboratively with all staff in the marketing and communications function, to ensure a flexible, integrated approach to campaigning and contributing to the overall Marketing and Communications Strategy.

Essential criteria

Qualifications and experience

Applicantsmust,asattheclosingdateforreceiptofapplication forms:

·haveathirdlevelqualificationinarelevantdisciplinesuch as Multimedia Production, Digital Media Production, Graphic Design, Journalism, Communications, English,orequivalentqualification andbeabletodemonstrateontheapplicationform,byprovidingpersonaland specificexamples, at least oneyear'srelevantexperienceineachofthefollowingthree areas:

a)writing (in plain English), managing and editing content for publications, digital signage and online media channels (intranets and, or websites);

b)producing content in video format using Adobe Flash, Audacity, Final Cut Pro or another digital editing software package. This must include the following elements: filming, sound-recording, graphics production, caption generating, titling, editing and dubbing, and overlaying sound; and

c)using products such as MS Office, Sharepoint, HTML, Photoshop and Dreamweaver or other content management software or equivalent applications.


Summary of responsibilities and personal duties

1.To be responsible for writing, editing and publishing news and information for all internal communications channels within Belfast City Council.

2.Working with the Internal Communications Manager, to be responsible for the production of news stories using a range of digital editing software or equivalent applications; elements willinclude; video and sound recording, graphics production, caption generating and titling, as well as editing, dubbing and overlaying sound.

3.To set up and operate the facilities for media production. This includes lights, props, equipment, scripts and autocue etc.

4.Liaise with and support the Marketing and Corporate Communications Unit in exploring and adopting technologies to deliver high quality video content.
To assist with the management of the council's internal large scale digital signage system on a daily basis. This will include manipulating graphics, repurposing multimedia content, adding and scheduling content and monitoring
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