Social Media Content Designer, Bratislava, Slovakia
European Union
Country / Territory
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade G
Vacancy Description
Locally appointed PB 6 / 2 year full time contract, initially / Applicants must have a pre-existing right to live and work in Slovakia
The British Council is the world’s leading cultural relations organisation and creates opportunities for people in the UK and worldwide to understand each other, to work together and learn from one another. We see this as crucial to building secure, more prosperous and sustainable futures for us all. We build trust and understanding between different countries and cultures and develop strong international links that are of benefit to people in Britain and the rest of the world.  

The British Council has a wide range of free global digital products for learners and teachers of English, incl. websites, social media channels, mobile apps, MOOCs and online courses, all organised under the TeachingEnglish and LearnEnglish product brands. The Social Content Designer will create innovative and visually striking assets to help promote the digital products, as well as other British Council products, on the global English social media channels.

The post holder will have experience working with design tools and social media platforms as they will be responsible for creating engaging content from scratch, will be involved in ideation of quick-turnaround content and must work well with tight deadlines.

The successful candidate is required to demonstrate:  

- Experience and track record of social media marketing and content creation.
- Good knowledge of Photoshop, video recording and editing software, and live-stream broadcasting.
- Proven graphic design expert. Examples of graphic design work will be required.
- Demonstrated success delivering multiple projects while balancing competing priorities with tight deadlines.
- Understanding of the role video plays in social media content.
- Active use of social media, in particular Instagram.
- Advanced use of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator (including videos on Instagram) and/or other image and video editing software.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 15 September 23:59 UK Time
Starting date: as soon as possible

Role Profile Social Media Content Designer SK 08-19.docx
Social Media Content Designer SK Vacancy Information 08-19.doc
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