Digital Officer

We're looking for a Digital Officer to support the work of our small, busy digital team. This post will cover a wide range of activities, varying over time, from editing website copy and marketing emails to executing digital advertising campaigns, administering our HIV self-testing service and helping to develop our online tools. Upcoming projects you may be involved with include a new young people's website, the development of a choose and book system for our local services and a chatbot trial.

This is a great opportunity for someone with initial experience in digital work to develop existing skills and learn new ones while supporting our work to end HIV transmission and stigma and make good sexual health a reality for everyone.

 

Hours per week
35 hours
Salary
26,987 including London weighting
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
London
Office base
314-320 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8DP
Closing Date
03/07/2019
Job Reference
1097

The organisation

Terrence Higgins Trust  was set up in 1982 following the death of its namesake Terry Higgins, who was one of the very first people to die of an AIDS-related illness in the UK. As an organisation we are always aiming to ensure we are always meeting the needs of people affected by HIV and poor sexual health.

The Directorate

The Digital and Communications team provide innovative ways to reach and engage our many stakeholders using the latest tools available. Made up of  experts passionate about their chosen specialism (press & media, digital communications, marketing and policy) the Digital and Communications team extend our reach, make
our voice heard and create real change for our many beneficiaries.

 

 

Why join Terrence Higgins Trust

A courageous organisation

We formed in 1982 following the death of Terry Higgins, one of the very first to die from an AIDS-related illness in the UK. Since then, we’ve acted boldly and passionately to meet the challenges of this ever-changing epidemic. Now as the UK’s leading HIV and sexual health charity, we are looking to take new, innovative steps to drive forward our ambition.

An ambitious organisation

We are working to end HIV transmission in the UK, help people to live with HIV and improve the nation’s sexual health. It’s a critcal moment - for the first time our goals are within reach. We are working together with our beneficiaries and partners to make the end of HIV transmission a reality. Through digital technology, and bold, new ways of reaching those in need, we will reduce transmission, improve sexual health and help people living with HIV thrive.

A people organisation

Terrence Higgins Trust is its people- our beneficiaries are at the core of our organisation, driving how we work, where we work and what we do. Our talented staff create our innovative and engaging programmes, many of whom are also living with HIV. Our passionate supporters and volunteers enable us to do everything we can to make a difference to so many lives.

Terrence Higgins Trust makes people’s lives better every day. Come and do the most meaningful work of your career. Whatever your story, we want to hear from you.