IDB2186 - Senior Digital Media Specialist

Business Unit: President Complex
Division: Not Applicable
Department: Marketing and Communications Department
Contract type: Regular Staff
Country: Saudi Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia - Jeddah
Closing date: 05-Feb-2019
Role Purpose:

Support the overall delivery of IsDB’s digital strategy across website and social channels

  • Support the maintenance and ongoing improvement of IsDB’s website and social channels, including developing and uploading new content
  • Support the Digital Lead with IsDB’s social media channels, including helping with community management and responding to reactive inquiries
  • Assist with the planning for social activity, proactively identifying opportunities and developing new ideas
  • Assist with uploading content to digital channels to ensure a steady drumbeat of new content
  • Help to grow IsDB’s social channels to increase engagement and reach
  • Work collaboratively with other colleagues in marketing and communications to advise on digital activations and opportunities
  • Support the Digital Lead with reporting and measurement of IsDB’s digital performance
  • Keep on top of new trends in digital marketing and share with colleagues how IsDB can optimize performance by harnessing new and emerging platforms or tactics
Academic qualifications
Master’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism or related field
• English (Mandatory)
• Arabic (Preferred)
• French (Preferred)
Minimum number of years and nature of experience
• 3-5 years in a digital marketing experience required
• 5 years in a communications role with a global organisation or business, with demonstrated success
• Proven experience of designing and delivering a successful creative campaign, with measurable success
• Proven experience of designing and delivering a successful paid for media marketing campaign
• Experience of working on a range of major global consumer and corporate brands
• Deep interest in keeping up with digital trends that can positively impact our business


Job specific competencies
• Sound editorial judgement 
• Experience of running integrated communications campaigns and of developing platform-specific content across digital channels
• Results-driven with a strong track record in measuring and evaluating digital-first and integrated campaigns 
• Digital native with exceptional understanding of the digital landscape and latest trends in digital marketing including new opportunities
• Excellent understanding of digital media best practice and ability to explain digital concepts clearly and succinctly
• Self-starter with ability to hit the ground running
• Web editing and video skills desirable
• Interest in global development
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  Head Office
Travel requirements: As needed

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