Digital Marketing Executive
We are recruiting a Digital Marketing Executive to work across our portfolio of Factual Content brands including and not limited to BBC Earth. The role will assist with the production, planning and publishing of digital content across a range of digital touchpoints across websites, social media, newsletter and digital channels.
The role sits within the Brands Digital Marketing Team, working closely with marketing, licensing, production and press teams to help deliver a coherent and consistent social media experience for all audiences.
You will play a key part in helping shape digital content for our Factual Content brands, writing post copy and helping manage the digital publishing calendar. You will be using social platform tools for publishing and reporting and relevant photo/video editing software. You will also be involved in managing communities and conversations on social channels in-line with the agreed strategy.
A key part of this role involves ensuring all material and activity is of appropriate quality and complies with all relevant BBC & BBC Studios guidelines and procedures.
Are you the right candidate?
Ideally, you will have a background in building and engaging online communities with proven experience creating, scheduling and publishing content across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and branded digital spaces. You will have a core passion for Factual Content, Science and Natural History TV shows.
Excellent attention to detail, copywriting and subbing skills are essential. You will have experience with photo and video editing software such as Photoshop and Premiere Pro and website Content Management Systems.
We’re happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
- Excellent career progression – the BBC offers great opportunities for employees to seek new challenges and work in different areas of the organisation.
- Unrivalled training and development opportunities – our in-house Academy hosts a wide range of internal and external courses and certification.
- Benefits - We offer a competitive salary package, a flexible 35-hour working week for work-life balance and 26 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.
About the BBC
BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group. Formed in April 2018 by the merger of BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services and ancillaries. BBC Studios’ award-winning British programmes are internationally recognised across a broad range of genres and specialisms. It has offices in 22 markets globally, including six production bases in the UK and production bases and partnerships in a further nine countries around the world. The company, which makes 2500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK’s independent sector. BBC Studios has revenue of £1.4bn, and returns around £200m to the BBC Group annually, complementing the BBC’s license fee and enhancing programmes for UK audiences.
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