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Social Media Assistant, Norwich

Brand: Eastern Daily Press (EDP24)

Location: Norwich (Head Office)

Closing date: Oct. 18, 2018

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Archant Norfolk, which attracts almost 3 million monthly unique visitors, is looking for a talented, enthusiastic and self-motivated social media assistant to join the digital team.

We have a vacancy in our Norwich newsroom, working predominantly for the Eastern Daily Press and Norwich Evening News social media platforms and websites.

This entry-level role would suit someone who has a passion for social media and digital innovation and an interest in local journalism and news.

You will be responsible for growing audiences on our websites and social media platforms and coming up with unique ideas for stories designed to drive engagement.

You will have knowledge of engaging local audiences and will thrive off sourcing, sharing and producing lively copy which gets people talking.

This role would be ideally suited to a creative individual who has a passion for statistics and analytics but also an ability to write sparkling copy and keep calm under pressure. This person will be confident working with all social media platforms.

We offer 5 weeks annual leave, contributory pension and life assurance scheme (after qualifying period) and all the benefits of working for a large media organisation. The starting salary for the role is up to £18,000 per annum.

If you are interested in applying for this role please e-mail your completed application form and a copy of your CV to

Closing date for completed applications is 18th October 2018.

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