Hi all [with apologies for cross-posting]
There's a rather fantastic opportunity here at Wellcome Collection to join the
editorial team in the digital engagement department, taking on responsibility
for our museum and library's social media presence and digital editorial
Details are below, and you can apply using this link:
Please note that the closing date is Sunday 14th May.
Please do circulate to anyone you think might be interested.
Web editor (Social Media)
London, full time.
Salary: £28-35k per annum
Wellcome Collection is a free museum and library exploring health, life and our
place in the world. Inspired by the collections assembled by Henry Wellcome, we
encourage great ideas about health by connecting science, medicine, life and
art. We are part of Wellcome, a global charitable foundation that exists to
improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive.
In this friendly and creative environment, we are looking for a Web Editor
(Social Media) to join the editorial team for wellcomecollection.org as we
build new global audiences, and deepen engagement with our existing public and
Together with an outstanding interdisciplinary team of curators, researchers,
collections specialists and communicators, you will build on and develop our
outstanding social media presence and website, positioning Wellcome Collection
as a sector leader. Working for our truly eclectic museum and library, your
field will encompassing such topics as graphic design, migration, and what
nature means to a city as varied and busy as London.
In your editorial role, you will be responsible for:
· Creating and managing engaging and collaborative content for our
social media channels
· Researching, writing and commissioning other online content for our
You'll also be working on the site's functional content, supporting visitors
readers and researchers.
To succeed in this role you'll need a good understanding of what works for
audiences on social media and beyond, understand what looks good, and be handy
You'll be an original thinker, with a track record of producing high quality
content, who can plan and meet deadlines and has an eye for detail. Your
excellent interpersonal, written and presentation skills and sense of humour
will be accompanied by the ability to develop effective, collaborative working
relationships and work as part of a team to achieve results.
Digital Content Manager, Wellcome Collection
215 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, UK
Tele: +44 (0) 207 611 8894
Wellcome exists to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to
thrive. We're a global charitable foundation, both politically and financially
independent. We support scientists and researchers, take on big problems, fuel
imaginations and spark debate.
The Wellcome Trust is a charity registered in England and Wales, no. 210183.
Its sole trustee is The Wellcome Trust Limited, a company registered in England
and Wales, no. 2711000 (whose registered office is at 215 Euston Road, London
NW1 2BE, UK)
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