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Web Coordinator


The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)  is at the heart of plans to
mark the Centenary of the First World War.  From large scale commemorative
events at our cemeteries and memorials worldwide, through to innovative website
and e-mail campaigns,  presenting a range of exciting opportunities for you to contribute to the work of this remarkable organisation.

The role involves working on a wide range of projects -
so you must be a good team worker,  flexible and adaptable to ever changing priorities.
Excellent written skills with strong spelling and grammar are essential, as are
attention to detail and accuracy, all forming a part of your good communication
and interpersonal skills. You'll certainly be busy as we seek to raise the CWGC
 profile both in the UK and overseas.  This is an exciting
opportunity to join us at a time when the Web site team are playing a key role
in the organisation.

The role will involve:

  • Creating and editing good website content which
    meets SEO and accessibility criteria.
  • Liaising with colleagues throughout the
    organisation to ensure that content is revised and updated as part of a rolling
    programme.
  • Creating and implementing content plans which
    include focussing on specific subject matter.
  • Increasing traffic to the website by creating
    engaging content, whilst hitting key messages.
  • Monitoring website performance and providing
    statistics on usage to actively improve user experience
  • Ensuring that the e-commerce offering is kept up
    to date
  • Assisting with E-mail campaigns and other
    website specific campaigns where appropriate
  • Ensuring that web based information is archived
    for future needs and reference

 

Requirements:

  • Experience of Umbraco(CMS) is essential
  • SEO experience is also essential
  • PPC, affiliate and Google Adwords experience is desirable
  • Knowledge of HTML and other Content Management
    Systems
  • Experience of editing photos and videos for the
    web
  • Experience in the writing, design and production
    of publicity material
  • Full driving licence required

 

Starting salary of £24,240 with generous annual leave and an excellent pension scheme.

For a full job description click here and for a fact sheet about the role click here.


If you think you have what it takes to fill this important role please send a copy of your CV along with a cover letter to inspire us to recruitment@cwgc.org

Interviews will be held on the week commencing 20th July  and will involve a practical test.

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 15th July.

 

 

 

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