Christchurch Creative, Social Media Editor

Ipswich, Suffolk
08 Oct 2019
08 Nov 2019
Job Type
Part Time

This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter to join our team of qualified journalists in Ipswich as an experienced social media editor. Are you a whiz at scheduling content at peak times on social channels, can you create buzzing one-liners and engage with carefully curated followers?

Working on a variety of accounts, ranging from boutique to big brands, you will produce content for a number of social channels from Instagram to Pinterest. You will be a dab hand at social media engagement and keep your target market at the forefront of your mind. You may be required to create reader-friendly blog posts, always with an expert eye on SEO, and engaging newsletters.

To be considered, you must be able to work at our Ipswich studio. We will not accept candidates who are only able to work from home.

You must also demonstrate the following:

  • Graduate or post-graduate (preferably NCTJ) qualification in journalism and digital media training
  • SEO experience
  • Strong social media experience, from an understanding of rich pins on Pinterest and managing lists on Twitter to boosting posts on Facebook and producing stories on Instagram
  • Evidence that your copy, from social media content to blog posts, is accurate, engaging and written to length
  • Ability to use social scheduling channels, such as Buffer
  • Knowledge of and an interest in the lifestyle market from health, fitness and interiors to food, fashion and beauty
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple deadlines
  • Great communication and organising skills
  • Ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure
  • Good team player


  • Photoshop experience
  • Expertise on Mailchimp

Responsibilities could include:

  • Social media management
  • Preparing and scheduling social media content
  • Blog post writing
  • Managing images – re-sizing and writing picture captions
  • Compiling newsletters


  • Flexible TBC

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