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Brighton and Hove City Council are advertising for a Social Media Officer!

You are a Facebook pro, the fastest Twitter tweeter on the planet? Do you love nothing more but connecting with folks online? Are you one step ahead of the rest of us when it comes to identifying the next Twitter, Facebook or Flickr? Brighton & Hove City Council is seeking a Social Media Officer to join our Marketing team. Social media sites like Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, Flickr and blogs consistently rank high in search results. This new post recognises the opportunities to increase visibility, build our brand and learn about our audiences by utilising social media.

You must be an active participant in a wide variety of social media activities such as blogging, community development and management, social bookmarking, commenting, etc. and well-connected with the broader social media world. You must also be able to think strategically, but be willing and able to roll up your sleeves to help implement social media programs.

Salary is up to £28,353, closing date 14th September.