Marketing Officer - PR and Digital - Eastbourne Borough Council


Closing date: 26/03/2018

Job Description:

Eastbourne is one of the UK’s leading tourist resorts, with tourism worth over £447m to the local economy. Our dynamic marketing is vital to this industry and this busy digital & PR role is key to the continued success of the Marketing Team.

You will be responsible for co-ordinating Visit Eastbourne’s social media presence on all main channels, leading on social media campaigns, researching potential new social media opportunities and monitoring impact and effectiveness. You will be able to spot and react to conversation starters to engage and grow audiences to raise the profile of Eastbourne as a tourist destination.

Competing in a busy digital marketplace, you will devise an exciting programme of themed, commercially led e-newsletters to our growing online audience, packed with inspirational ideas, offers and giveaways, designed capture attention and increase bookings.

Working with national and regional media titles, you will liaise with journalists, bloggers and influencers to enhance Eastbourne’s media coverage through planned press visits, pitches to features writers, engaging press releases, ‘meet the media’ events and by securing competition space.


Skills Range:

With a proven track record of devising and implementing successful social media campaigns and a solid experience of content creation both on and offline, you will have excellent writing skills, experienced in blogs, e-newsletters and press releases, and you will be a self-motivated creative thinker, able to deliver to deadlines.

Key Area: Marketing/PR 13-1161.00Marketing/PR
Salary: £22226 - £24174
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

Closing Date: 3 April 2018

Interview Dates: 16/17 April 2018


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