Army Families Federation (AFF) – Social Media Assistant


About the role

This role will provide temporary professional assistance to the AFF Communications Team and leads on delivery of AFF’s social media output on all major social media platforms. The role ensures that all content across AFF’s platforms is in line with AFF’s aims and objectives, and accurately reflects AFF’s work and values.

The post is part-time with the possibility to agree flexible hours (minimum 30 per week – up to 35 per week) to be worked Monday – Friday within normal office hours. Annual salary will depend on hours agreed, with 30 hours per week attracting £19,812 up to 35 hours per week attracting £23,114 per annum.

This is a home-based role and may suit a marketing graduate looking to expand their portfolio, or a more experienced social media professional seeking part-time and temporary work.

Please note that this is a temporary contract for a fixed term of six months from commencement.

What we are looking for

The successful candidate will have relevant training or a qualification in social media marketing together with recent experience of using major social media platforms to promote business aims and branding. A sound knowledge of, and willingness to continually learn about, best practice in delivering effective social media engagement is essential, together with the ability to work on your own initiative and outside of a formal office environment.

All our staff have an understanding and current knowledge of Army life and its impact on families and a keen interest in the welfare and quality of life for Army families.

AFF welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Any enquiries about the vacancy can be directed to Tracy Connolly (HR Administrator) via email    

Closing, interview and start dates

  • Applications should be submitted by 9am, Monday 5 July.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be notified by close of play that day (Monday 5 July).
  • Interviews will take place on Tuesday 6 July from 1pm onwards via Microsoft Teams.
  • The start date for this post is as soon as possible.

Army Families Federation is a charitable incorporated organisation registered in England and Wales with registered charity number 1176393 and a charity registered in Scotland with registered charity number SC048282 having its principal office at IDL 414, Floor 1, Zone 6, Ramillies Building, Marlborough Lines, Monxton Road, Andover SP11 8HJ

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