Senior Social Media Officer

Are you an experienced social media officer looking to work for an organisation making a difference? Do you enjoy developing creative content that tells a compelling story to diverse audiences? Would you like to gain experience working in an international organisation?

  • London
  • Fixed term contract for 12 months  with the possibility of an extension

We’re recruiting for a Senior Social Media Officer to manage and develop our global social media strategy and channels.  

As part of our Global Communications and Marketing team, you will be responsible for maintaining our global social media tools and channels, overseeing social media engagement, advertising and content. You will work with international influencers, develop and oversee digital content production and manage global social media advertising. You’ll also train and develop colleagues in offices around the world helping them to maximize our online engagement for communications, marketing and fundraising purposes. 

The Senior Social Media Officer will be an expert in using the MSC’s social media tools and platforms. 

Who are we?

The MSC’s vision is for the world’s oceans to be teeming with life, and seafood supplies safeguarded for this and future generations. Through our world-leading certification and ecolabeling programme we recognise and reward sustainable fisheries and through the leadership of our partners, create market incentives to encourage other fisheries to improve the way they operate. Over 300 fisheries around the world, representing 12 % of the annual global marine catch, are now engaged in the MSC programme. MSC certified and labelled seafood products are now available in over 100 countries. 

Senior Social Media Officer job description
Description: Full job description for the Senior Social Media Officer, Global.

Language: English
Date of Issue: 23 November 2018

To apply

If interested, please email the following information to

  • a cover letter outlining how your skills, experience and knowledge directly address the responsibilities and requirements detailed in the job specification, and include information on your salary expectations and details of your right to work in the UK
  • a copy of your current CV

Please ensure your documents are sent in Word or PDF format with the title "[your name] CV" and "[your name] cover letter".

The subject of your email should read: Senior Social Media Officer

Closing date

Monday 17 December 2018, 09:00 (GMT)

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Language: English
Date of Issue: 23 May 2018
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