Digital Assistant (Edinburgh)

Digital Assistant (Edinburgh)

Fixed term contract: November 2021 – January 2022

Job Purpose
Based in our Edinburgh Office and reporting to the Marketing Manager, you will be primarily responsible for content creation and day-to-day management of the Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay social media channels, building and sending out email bulletins.

Main Duties
• Devising and implementing social campaigns and reporting on their effectiveness, working closely with the Marketing Manager
• Writing weekly/monthly social media and email plans
• Working with internal teams to identify content, and ensuring effective and varied messaging
• Maintaining the tone of voice for the individual festivals, actively engaging with customers across all social channels
• Monitoring all social channels, responding where possible to enquiries, signposting to the correct team and generating and maximising conversations
• Collecting and creating content, as required, at venues, shows and across the city
• Reporting of social media metrics, including impact on website traffic and ROI through Google Analytics
• E-bulletin creation, management, and distribution through MailChimp
• Managing and reporting on a range of different mailing lists
• Identifying new ways to develop and expand Underbelly’s digital audience
• Providing social support for London marketing teams

• Experience in creating strong, engaging social media content
• Demonstrated excellence in writing and editing skills
• Excellent time management skills
• The capacity to work independently and collaboratively
• Ability to work efficiently in an often fast paced environment
• Proficiency across Adobe’s Creative Suite (Photoshop/Illustrator/Premiere Pro)
• Experience of working in events/festivals/arts preferable but not essential


Fixed-term contract: November – mid January
Salary: £22,000
Based: Edinburgh Office
Applications close 10am, 18th October


About Underbelly

Underbelly is a UK based live entertainment company. Its festivals and events division produces a number of events annually, including Underbelly at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Underbelly Festival Cavendish Square, London Wonderground Earls Court, Udderbelly Festival Hong Kong, Edinburgh’s Christmas and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay on behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council, Christmas in Leicester Square, and West End Live in Trafalgar Square on behalf of the Society of London Theatre and Westminster City Council.

Underbelly is committed to sustainability across its everyday operations. We are also an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications for all sectors of the community.

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