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Vacancy

Content and Events Assistant 

December 2017

We are looking for an enthusiastic Content and Events Assistant, with a strong understanding and passion for social media, parenting and diversity.

Unstoppable Mothers (UM) is changing the way that women view themselves and how society views the role of ‘Mother’. UM offerings delve beyond emotional cliches and outdated stereotypes about mother’s lives, and what matters to them. UM aims to tackle issues ambitious mothers often face: isolation, lack of self-space, time and finances, stereotypes, judgements/cultural narratives about what they can and cannot do, overwhelm, loss of confidence and belief in their own right intuition, as well as assumptions about what will fulfil them once they become mothers.

You’d be a part of this exciting new venture – Our founder is an established entrepreneur.

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Content and Events Assistant will assist in creating brand-centric content that speaks to our clients through social media and other channels. This role is ideal for someone with a curiosity, drive and ambition to excel both independently and as part of a team – this role will grow, for the right candidate. This role might suit a capable professional looking to shift career into this content/event space.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Implement content strategy
  • Meet content objectives, maintain our brand voice and follow brand strategy
  • Create online campaigns
  • Develop engaging content for social media outlets
  • Maintain relationships with key contacts related to content creation (including scheduling interviews, managing release forms, in person/online/speaking events)
  • Manage content deadlines (both internal and external)
  • Further develop the speaking portfolio of our founder and create/follow leads from this
KEY ATTRIBUTES:

  • Engaging writing skills
  • Robust copywriting and editing skills
  • Ambitious with a strong work ethic
  • A positive attitude and outlook on life
  • Always willing to go above and beyond and do what it takes to get the job done
  • Takes pride in work
  • Detail oriented and, organised and accurate
  • A natural problem solver
  • Excels in fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Keen to learn and expand. You won’t need to be shown step by step how to do something, you are willing to research and learn online with video tuition.
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong creative skills
  • Strong interest in women’s empowerment, parenting and online lifestyle businesses
  • Highly organised with an ability to prioritise tasks
  • An aptitude for working with new software
  • Extremely detail oriented with strong attention to follow-through
  • Effective at communicating both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadline
  • Ability to follow through and execute on creative ideas
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Candidates should understand the different approaches required for each platform and already be familiar with: Linkedin, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

 

Location: Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, UK

We are open to applicants who are not based in Brighton & Hove as this is a work from home position. We can work via Zoom/Skype. We are also open to local candidates, we work from our Hove office.

Status: 15 hours per week

Compensation: Paid. Dependent on experience.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS:

TO APPLY, in the first instance email danusia@danusiamalinaderben.com with:

Brief work history (2-3 paragraphs) plus

  • A bit about you, your personality and natural/strongest skills
  • Why you desire to work for us
  • 300 words on Working Motherhood
  • Please provide a link to one recent online article you enjoyed reading
  • Current salary
  • Available start date

 

Video applications welcome if you host them and simply send a link. Please attach any examples of your writing that you feel are relevant.

Applications close on 2nd January 2018.