Location: Colchester, Essex - Hybrid working

Salary: £25,000 pro rata

Hours: Part-time 28 hours per week

Job ref: HO46

We invite you to take the opportunity to work with a highly regarded regional autism charity.  We are a friendly, supportive and professional team, who work hard to excel at Autism Anglia’s mission of “Working together to put the needs of autistic people at the centre of everything we do”.

Working with the Marketing & Communications team to support all of the charity’s services.

You will create engaging content (written and video) to increase awareness and support of the charity and understanding of autism. 

You will be responsible for managing all digital communications including social media and websites (including SEO).

Your main duties will include:

  • Produce high quality, engaging written and recorded content to drive engagement and showcase the work of the charity.
  • Produce both written and video content for press releases, website, social media, e-mail campaigns and charity literature to include proof reading and editing.
  • Engage with and reach out to our stakeholders to recognise opportunities for content
  • Plan and monitor campaigns to support all projects
  • Ensure all online and written content is relevant and up to date (including Google listings).

 Experience:

  • Experience in copywriting
  • Experience in video editing
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal including use of grammar and persuasive writing
  • Experience in digital marketing & analytics
  • Use of Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Acrobat and other products

It is essential that the successful applicant holds a full driving license. 

Working for us gives you access to a range of perks and benefits:

  • Fully paid induction programme
  • Learning & Development programmes, with nationally recognised qualifications;
  • Job-related qualifications obtained during employment paid for by Autism Anglia (subject to conditions)
  • Support & encouragement to progress and reach full potential within your chosen career
  • Casual dress code
  • Free on-site parking at most sites
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time)
  • Additional holiday based on length of service
  • Flexible working hours (where possible) for study and time off given for job-related exams
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Access to Spectrum Life Employee Assistance Programme, Wellbeing Tools, including counselling services & the Benefits Hub, which will give you access to lots of shopping and entertainment discounts, instant discounted gift cards and cashback
  • Occupational Sick Pay (after 12 mths)
  • Pension scheme

Autism Anglia is positive about inclusion and welcomes applications from individuals who are able to meet the requirements of the job position and may wish to request flexible working or reasonable adjustments to support them.

Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults or children and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to a basic  Disclosure and Barring Service check.

In the first instance please send your application form and CV to [email protected] 

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If you would like further information please contact the Recruitment Team on 07507 653496.

Closing date: 12th August 2022. We reserve the right to withdraw the advert as and when the vacancy is filled.

If no response is received within 3 weeks of submitting a full application, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply again for other positions.