SAT-7 UK is looking to recruit a Digital Officer (maternity cover) to help make God’s love visible through satellite TV and digital media – to millions of people across the Middle East and North Africa.
SAT-7 STRATEGY: SAT-7 is a strategic international satellite and digital media network, working to see a growing Church in the Middle East and North Africa, confident in Christian faith and witness, serving the community and contributing to the good of society and culture.
SAT-7 UK has grown a faithful supporter base across the UK over the last 24 years. However, we recognise the need to better establish who we are and what we do in the hearts and minds of all UK Christians. We want to reach a new generation – growing our income, influence, and supporter engagement – to increase the impact of our international programmes. As such, over the next three years we are committed to growing our church partners around the country, to develop our volunteer programmes, and to increase the support and active engagement from new supporters who are passionate about bringing life-changing moments of joy to the people of the MENA region.
SAT-7 PEOPLE: This role is based at the SAT-7 UK office in Chippenham part of a team of around 17 staff (full-time, part-time and home workers). The team meets together in the office (and virtually) every day for 15 minutes to read the Bible and to pray for the ministry, the MENA region, for each other and for our supporters.
SAT-7 FAMILY: We are part of the wider SAT-7 international family and regularly connect with our international office in Cyprus, our ‘studio’ offices in Beirut, Cairo, Istanbul and London as well as other ‘support’ offices in Europe, the US, Hong Kong or Brazil. We get to meet each other at our annual Network gathering, held in one of the main regional office locations and it’s always an inspiring event for partners, supporters and staff.
The Digital Communications Officer (DCO) reports to the Communications Manager and has overall responsibility for the website, social media and email communications. The role is part of the Communications Team sits within the External Engagement Department, ensuring a high level of content, quality, style and messaging for all the internal and external communications of SAT-7 UK. It manages all editorial and publication processes and a range of themed communications to external channels, including digital, news, public relations and media. It also acts as a hub, developing and profiling resources and materials for all teams. The teams work together on various projects and activities to ensure that every aspect of the strategy is connected and delivers a coherent public brand, maximising every potential opportunity for engagement, influence and income.
Role: Digital Officer (maternity cover)
Location: Based at our Chippenham office
Candidates should have the right to work in the UK.
Salary: £20,000 to £23,000 pro rata
Hours: up to 22.5 hours
Annual Leave: 25 days pro rata
Closing Date: new date January 31st 2020 at midday
Contract: 1-year contract with probationary period
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Closing date for applications: 19th January at midday.