Digital & Social Media Officer

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RECRUITMENTiQ is working in partnership with the independent Trade Union for professional footballers in Scotland. We have an exciting new role that has been created for a growing organisation. Working as part of our team, you will be creative and innovative and provide content across all of the channels, developing the communications and digital strategy. You will promote key messages through a range of our digital channels, including social media and the union’s website. A leading role will be in the production of video and digital content, including filming, editing, and posting videos. In-house video and digital production will include working with elite level athletes, visiting clubs and speaking to players, our charity Life Fit, Annual Showcase event and the Player of the Year Awards Dinner whilst providing support across the business. The varied role will include relevant support of other tasks within the union’s team to ensure the smooth running of the organisation. The ideal applicant will: Be Educated to Degree, HND or Equivalent Level – Preferably in graphic design or similar course  Have solid knowledge and experience using design software, ideally the Adobe Creative Suite, in particular Photoshop and Premiere.  Be a creative individual with a passion for design who has the ability to translate business objectives into creative design concepts.  Have a portfolio showcasing a diverse design skillset  Be social media savvy, with the ability to analyse current trends and the best ways to grow our online presence Possess a keen interest and knowledge in football, particularly Scottish football. Application Process: Please submit your current C.V. with a covering letter explaining why you think you are suitable for this role.  C.V.’s without a covering letter will not be considered. Closing Date:              Monday 24 January 2022 Interview Date:            Friday 4 February 2022 Interview Method:  This can be either online or Face to Face depending on your preference. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates. Recent graduates are welcome to apply as we value talent as much as experience.