Digital Manager

Digital Manager
BBC Media Action is the BBC’s international development charity. We believe in the power of media and communication to help reduce poverty and support people in understanding their rights. Our aim is to
inform, connect and empower people around the world.
Overall Purpose of Job: To lead the Online Team of BBC Media Action to produce weekly content as well as oversee the technical aspects on websites and social media of the projects within the organization.
Main Duties

  1. Develop a full understanding of the background, purpose and outputs of the projects within BBC Media Action Cambodia;

  3. Work closely with the team to create a digital content schedule that best supports and amplifies the projects’ weekly themes and objectives;

  5. In close coordination with the other managers, manage the overall strategy for the campaign online presence, including the marketing and promotion period;

  7. With the management team, develop a detailed work plan and budget to ensure an appropriate, effective, efficient and sustainable online presence available from the launch of the projects until its conclusion;

  9. Develop a very clear understanding of the editorial policies of the BBC and the editorial context of the projects;

  11. Once live, ensure digital spaces are managed according to the content schedule and are integrated across the other platforms;

  13. Represent the online team to the rest of the BBC Media Action in Cambodia;

  15. Report regularly on the online team’s progress to Country Director, through at least weekly meetings, and short written reports on every episode

Essential skills and experience
• Demonstrable experience of working in the development sector
• Good general knowledge of the challenges and opportunities of using media for development
• Strong decision-making and organisational skills - able to schedule and prioritise people, resources and activities to meet operational deadlines.
• Excellent communication skills with fluency in written and spoken Khmer and English
• Excellent IT knowledge including with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Interested applicants should submit a CV with an introduction letter detailing skills and outlining what they can bring to the job. Please do not include certificates. Send to: BBC Media Action, #296 (4th - 7th floor), St. 271, Sangkat Toul Tompung II, Khan Chamkarmorn, P.O. Box 155, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Or email
[email protected]. Tel: 023 997 435.
Only short-listed candidates will be called to attend an interview. Closing Date: 18thJuly 2014. The BBC is an equal opportunities employer.