Web & Social Media Assist

Posted 23 days ago by Pertemps
Location Edinburgh Job Type Temporary
Salary £11.96 per hour Sector IT & Telecoms, Government & Public Sector, Miscellaneous
Pertemps Scotland Ltd are working with our client in central Edinburgh to recruit for Web and Social Media Assistant on a temporary basis for around 2 months. The roles are full time and the rate of pay is £11.96 per hour.

Full-time - 37 hours. Monday to Friday

Communication skills, including digital communication


Ability to communicate with a range of audiences through different mediums
Ability to explain / pass on complex or detailed information accurately and clearly
Excellent IT skills and the ability to pick-up and work with new and bespoke packages
Understanding of and experience in using social-media channels (particularly Twitter, Facebook and Instagram)
Experience in using online editing and monitoring software (such as Hootsuite Enterprise)
Experience of creating and publishing web content using a content-management system


Experience in creating content using image- or video/audio-editing tools
Experience in digital marketing, particularly using social media for paid-for promotion
Experience in data analysis using tools such as Google Analytics or Facebook Insights.

Organising and delivery

Good time management and ability to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines
The ability to balance and prioritise competing demands with the foresight to plan ahead and to anticipate workload peaks
Ability to work flexibly and responsively in a fast-paced changing environment. The role will require some evening and weekend work on the days when the Festival of Politics takes place.

Teamwork and interpersonal skills, including

The ability to form effective and supportive working relationships within your team
The ability to build and sustain effective working relationships with colleagues and an awareness of when to collaborate with those colleagues to achieve successful outcomes

Flexibility and adaptability

Flexible attitude and a willingness to acquire new knowledge and skills
The ability to be flexible, to adapt to changing circumstances and to use your initiative
Ability to suggest improvements and changes to existing plans or ways of working

Please apply online