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Our aim at the Army Families Federation is to give Army families a voice. We listen to what they have to say and provide information and guidance that supports all aspects of family life – from housing to childcare and schooling, from healthcare to employment and training – both in the UK and overseas. And, as an independent charity, we work hard to make sure that the voice of Army families is heard by policy makers and service providers. If you have a keen interest in the quality of life of Army families and are looking for a flexible role in a friendly, but focused, organisation, we would love to receive your application.
About the role
You will produce content for AFF communication channels and publications. You’ll create videos, interview our audience, write articles, and take photos. You’ll also support the AFF communications team with developing the content for our quarterly magazine, Army&You. The role creates content across AFF’s platforms in line with AFF’s aims and objectives, and which accurately reflects AFF’s work and values.
The post is 30-35 hours per week (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 £20k up to 35 hours per week attracting £23k per annum.
This role is based at Andover, Army HQ with flexible working and occasional travel.
What we are looking for
The successful candidate will have relevant training or a qualification in social media marketing together with recent experience of producing multi-platform content. They will have the ability to produce and edit social media content such as video/graphics using Adobe Creative Cloud and other editing software and proven ability to take and edit photos. 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 their 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.
A full list of the skills and experience we are looking for can be found in the Job Description.
AFF welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
For further information
Please download the following:
- Content Producer Job Description
- Important Information for Applicants
- Application Form (completed form to be returned in Word format)
Any enquiries about the vacancy can be directed to Tracy Connolly (HR Administrator) via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing, interview and start dates
- Applications should be submitted by 9am, Monday 28 February. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by close of play Wednesday 2 March.
- Interviews will take place on Monday 7 March at our central office in Andover.
- 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