Legasee – Volunteer Social Media Manager

Use Social Media to Celebrate the Women’s Royal Army Corps Legacy

About the opportunity

Join us at Legasee in our mission to highlight the remarkable history of the Women’s Royal Army Corps (WRAC). We’re seeking a passionate and skilled Volunteer Social Media Manager to help us promote our Heritage Lottery project, shedding light on this often-overlooked chapter of British military history.

About Legasee

At Legasee, we’re dedicated to providing military enthusiasts, researchers, students, and teachers with unparalleled access to the first-hand accounts of veterans. Our high-definition video archive shares the personal recollections of individuals who have served their country, ensuring that their stories of sacrifice and bravery endure for future generations. Explore our work at www.legasee.org.uk.

Tasks and duties

  • Collaborating with our project team to identify and prioritise engaging content related to the WRAC project.
  • Developing a comprehensive social media content plan aimed at showcasing the WRAC project’s significance.
  • Establishing and managing new social media channels, including TikTok and Instagram, to expand our reach.
  • Taking ownership of content creation and distribution, ensuring it resonates with diverse audiences.
  • Monitoring and analysing the effectiveness of our social media efforts, offering insights and recommendations for improvement.

Desirable skills and knowledge

  • Keenness to add a successful social media campaign to your portfolio.
  • Great communication skills, and a keen eye for detail.
  • Experience of creating engaging content for a range of social media platforms.
  • Experience of using content publishing apps like Hootsuite or Buffer.
  • Interest in, knowledge of, or eagerness to learn about British history.

Support and benefits

  • Programme of induction, training, and support to enable you to be successful in role.
  • Gain valuable experience of working on a multi-agency project, including museums, military institutions, veterans, schools, and the charity sector – great for the CV!
  • Become a valued member of the Legasee team, dedicated to ensuring the voices of these courageous women are heard and honoured for generations to come.
Further information How to apply
When: Flexible, as agreed

Commitment: Prefer minimum 6 months


To find out more or express interest:

email trailblazers@legasee.org.uk

or call Lucy Smith on 07736 150195.

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