Defence Connect Community Manager – 12 Months Fixed Term Contract or a Secondment

Job Details

Location
Remote working and/or Chalfont St Peter
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Closing Date
Number of Positions
1 Position

Job Description

Based: This role can be worked remotely and or from Chalfont St Peter, Bucks. SL9 8TN.

Due to the urgency of this role, you must be SC security cleared and it must be transferable to BFBS. We will not be able to consider applications where you are not SC cleared.

About the role

Act as the central point of contact and champion, internally and externally, for BFBS’ presence on the DC platform

Actively monitor DC for mentions of BFBS and liaise with relevant internal stakeholders within BFBS to plan timely responses and identify follow up activities

Collaborating internally across BFBS to ensure all areas of the org are represented on the platform, that content posted to it is in line with BFBS strategy, values and priorities, and managing access to the platform

Collaborating externally with defence internal communications stakeholders

Posting and maintaining high-quality content onto the BFBS Defence Connect page

Act as the first point of contact for our customers (including DDC, Army, Navy and RAF Comms) on the platform

To apply, please send your C.V and a covering letter telling us why you fit the role and please state your salary expectations too, to [email protected]   

Please ensure that you read our company's privacy policy https://about.bfbs.com/privacy-policy by applying for this role, you are consenting to the company storing your personal data, as per the privacy policy. If you have any questions relating to this, please email your questions to [email protected]

Who are we?

Media Innovation is part of BFBS, a pioneering military charity with a mission to entertain, inform, connect and champion the UK armed forces, their families and veterans. We develop and deploy innovative solutions to enable media delivery in the most challenging circumstances  

About BFBS

BFBS is a military charity and media organisation with a mission to inform, entertain, connect and champion the UK serving military, their families and veterans.

We have been keeping the serving military-connected and in touch for over 75 years, building morale and offering those serving overseas a valuable connection to life back home. We help them feel happier, know what’s going on around the world, share experiences and build communities. 

Today, our TV, radio and digital platforms offer entertainment, news, sport and information services to the Armed Forces, their families, veterans and anyone interested in the military. 

In recent years, building on our in-depth knowledge of the military and our digital, media and technological innovation expertise, we have also developed value-for-money commercial services for the military and other government clients. These include digital and creative services, a training and development academy, and pioneering technical media and communication solutions that work even in the most extreme environments. 

Why work for us?

BFBS is an exciting and rewarding place to work. We are committed to looking after our people, helping them to develop their skills and build successful careers.

So, whether your background is military, media, digital, broadcast – or perhaps something else – if you want to work with talented and passionate colleagues to help us in our mission to entertain, inform, connect and champion the UK Armed Forces, please take a look at our current vacancies.

This advert has no close date, we reserve the right to close it at any-time and interview candidates as and when they apply, therefore, please apply as soon as you see the advert. Thank you.

Interviews will be held virtually, via Zoom.

We thank you for your interest and application. We can’t guarantee to be able to respond to all applicants. We will contact all successful applicants within 1 week of their application. Please look out for other opportunities on our website http://jobs.bfbs.com

This advert has no close date, we reserve the right to close it at any-time and interview candidates as and when they apply, therefore, please apply as soon as you see the advert. Thank you.