We are looking for a Digital Producer (Website) with a flair for producing memorable and engaging copy well optimised for our growing mobile audience and demonstrable experience and an understanding of how to use digital content effectively to both engage audiences and drive Marketing and/or Commercial goals to join our Marketing and Communications team in telling the world Southbank Centre’s story.
Southbank Centre is a place that unites people through the exchange of ideas, the power of creativity and the imagination and through freedom of expression. We passionately believe in the power of art, ideas and creativity to inspire, educate and effect change. Our employees are at the centre of delivering our mission, which is ‘to create a permanent sense of festival where the world meets to celebrate the power of the imagination’.
As part of the Digital team, the Digital Producer (Website) will aim to ensure Southbank Centre’s diverse programme of events and activities is represented in the most engaging and accessible way possible on the website. Working with colleagues in the Marketing Campaigns and Commercial team, you will manage the website schedules and content for promotions and work to support the process to quality assure and publish and events, festivals and exhibitions content, ensuring compliance with our editorial guidelines and SEO good practice. Carrying out content creation, updates and amends upholding standards across house style and SEO, you will also ensure stakeholder requests are carried out within our agreed SLA timeframe according to priority.
This is a particularly exciting time to join our Marketing and Communications team. Southbank Centre’s new website launched in November 2016 offering a new and improved platform through which to engage our millions of annual visitors and following two years of refurbishment and some much needed tender loving care Southbank Centre’s 1960s buildings, the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Hayward Gallery, will be reopening in early 2018. We believe that art must be available to the many and not just the few and are so excited to welcome the world back to our whole 21-acre site and to further utilize digital content to share our story with the world.
With excellent written English, sound editorial judgment, excellent attention to detail and experience working with house style and brand guidelines; the ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of search engine optimisation and how to apply this with consistent. You will enjoy working as part of a busy Digital team and be confident producing content for high volume, fast-paced websites and other digital channels. You will have a demonstrable understanding of intellectual property issues and experience of managing copyright clearance and usage rights. With outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills, you will have experience of using Google Analytics, producing reports with narrative and actioning change based on insights.
We present work for everyone and we welcome applications from everyone. By attracting people to work for us from a broad range of backgrounds with diverse attitudes, opinions and beliefs we can continue to look at the world with fresh eyes and find new ways of doing things.
Closing date for applications: 23:45, 10/05/2017
Interviews: Week commencing 29/05/2017
Apply via the Southbank centre website: https://recruit.southbankcentre.co.uk/templates/Southbank/jobdetail_479.aspx