We are looking to further enhance our team by adding a
Social Media Content Coordinator
You will be based initially for 3 years at our client’s headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany. Extension of a further year may be possible. In this large European Agency you will find an excellent and modern working environment with challenging tasks and responsibilities.
Our Client’s website and social media channels are important portals for communication of their activities and serve a variety of target audiences; its intranet in turn serves as the main portal for internal communication within the organisation.
Accordingly, the Consultant is required to undertake the following tasks:
Manage and moderate Client’s online social media channels (Twitter, FaceBook, Google +);
Develop social media plans and enact them;
Liaise with social media managers in National Meteorological Services and other relevant international organisations regarding social media initiatives;
Write and upload content for Client’s Learning Zone youth education site and Science Blog;
Write, develop and upload content, for example press releases, within the SCIR Information Area (IA) of the web site;
Publish and maintain static content within the SCIR area of the intranet;
Act as back-up for other web site and intranet content publishers within SCIR;
Support social media/web content-specific tasks during key activities (launches, events, etc.);
Participate in the development of effective content management procedures and documentation for web site and intranet;
Monitor external news/policy developments relevant for Client’s strategy, via web and social media, and suggest strategic/communication responses where appropriate.
In the performance of these tasks, the Consultant shall apply the relevant organisational and programmatic quality management procedures, including the relevant working practices and procedures with special focus on the corporate document management system and branding guidelines.
The key person will need to demonstrate:
A thorough understanding and practical experience of the following:
Online social media services (such as Twitter, FaceBook, Flickr, YouTube, etc.);
Writing for the web;
Web content layout and imagery selection;
Content Management Systems (such as Oracle UCM);
Web content delivery methods and standards;
International policy development and analysis.
Thorough knowledge of the following software:
Adobe Creative Suite (including Photoshop, Illustrator & Dreamweaver);
Knowledge of the following products would be considered and advantage: Adobe Flash, Adobe Premiere Pro, professional sound and video compression tools (e.g. Sony SoundForge, Sorenson Squeeze) and methods.
The official languages are English and French. The working language for this position is English and therefore the key person must be able to work effectively in this language, especially as far as written skills are concerned and have knowledge of the other.
The key person will have at least two years working experience in social media content coordination. Previous experience writing about scientific/technology subjects would be considered advantageous, as well as experience monitoring new policy/international relations developments for strategic/communication purposes. A relevant university degree would also be considered an advantage.
The key person is required to work independently without supervision but be able to refer to the Client points of contact when necessary. He/she shall be task-driven, responsive and self-motivated. A largely self-managed person, the key person shall have excellent communication skills and be used to working towards high standards.
LOCATION: Darmstadt, Germany
CLOSING DATE: 24th April 2017
MOLTEK has been serving the space and aerospace industries since 1995, providing international consultancy services for a wide variety of clients from private and public corporations to national and international authorities and agencies.