Digital Communications Assistant
This is a very exciting time to be joining Paradigm Housing Group. With 15,000 properties, a turnover of £115m and a substantial development and sales programme, we are making the most of our many opportunities in a challenging but rewarding environment. We have a clear and ambitious view of where we are as an organisation and where we need to get to; providing more homes for people who need them by running an efficient and successful business. We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious candidate to join our small, but busy Communications Team. We're looking for someone with a passion for digital and social media who is keen to develop their skills. Excellent writing and editing skills are essential, as well as the ability to film and edit video content. Reporting to the Communications Manager and supporting our Communications Officers, your duties will include: * Creating engaging content including video, written content and images for our website, intranet, social media channels and email * Producing analytics reports to assess the performance of our channels * Contributing to shared office duties. The right skills and experience are important - but the right attitude, bags of enthusiasm and creativity are sought after qualities. You will need to be well-organised, a team player and confident in dealing with people at all levels of the organisation. The ideal candidate will have: a relevant qualification in Communications or Media Production (degree or BTEC/A- levels considered), a good knowledge of social media platforms (personal or professional) and a driving licence with access to a vehicle as there will be some (local) travel. To apply you will need to upload a short video you have filmed and edited along with a 200-word summary of the process you went through to get the finished result. Please provide a URL link for this purpose (Please paste the link into your CV or in the personal statement section of the application form). There will also be a short written test on the day of the interview. This is a great opportunity to join us at a time when you can have a real and personal impact on the future success of our business. At Paradigm, we work hard, strive for excellence, in return we offer a great place to work an attractive range of benefits such as Health Cash Plan, Bonus potential, competitive Pension options and 25 days Holiday on starting in addition to 3 days closure at Christmas as well as supporting flexible ways of working. We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we work in. Shortlisting will be conducted in line with the essential and desirable criteria set out in the person specification. We reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner than the published closing date if we identify the right candidate.