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Digital Content Assistant


Operations and External Affairs
UAL - High Holborn
Part time
Communication & External Affairs
Fixed Term
9 months

22 August 2017 23:55

£27,801- £33,938 per annum (pro-rata)

As a member of the Digital Team within the Department of Communication and External Affairs, you will provide excellent administrative support as well as work on digital projects.

You will be creating and editing copy, answering digital content related queries and be responsible for the smooth running of Web Support, our virtual customer helpdesk.

In addition, you will contribute to various projects that are part of the Online Estates Services Programme, which is the University’s digital transformation programme.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals, and impacts on the future of so many creative industries. Expert management of the organisation is essential to ensuring that this continues and so will your contribution to the Communication and External Affairs department.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Digital Content Assistant to join our team and support our goal of delivering an excellent digital experience to our users.

You will have experience working in a busy a digital team and have some experience of managing digital content and writing for the web. You will have excellent administration and orginisational skills that enable teams to function and deliver.

Being able to work to deadlines and organising your time effectively and efficiently will be key. You will have the ability to liaise with stakeholders, understand and explain specialist terms as well as be comfortable being the go-to person for internal customer queries. You will also have experience of meeting administration and writing minutes.

You will need appropriate levels of IT skills, such as MS Office and Email as well as working on Mac and Windows. Previous use of content management systems is essential. Use of MailChimp is desirable as is experience of working in an agile environment. 

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.

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At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.