Digital Content Manager (Health)

British Heart Foundation
IT & Communication Technology, Management, Project Management
Salary Details
£40,000 - £43,000 p/a + benefits
Contract Type
Hours per Week
Closing Date
Do you have a good understanding of how to bring audiences to content? Have you successfully managed large digital projects? We are hiring a Digital Content Manager, and this excellent opportunity could be the one for you!

Job Description

As our Digital Content Manager, you will play a key role in reaching people and ensuring a greater impact. You will do this through managing digital content for our award-winning Heart Matters magazine and other health content supporting people with heart and circulatory conditions. 

You will help shape and drive the user-centred digital content of the Health Content Team, informed by the needs of people affected by heart and circulatory diseases.

You will work to improve user experience and search optimisation - planning, managing and in some cases producing a portfolio of digital content in multiple formats. You’ll work in an agile way, making changes to content in response to analytics and audience feedback. With the support of colleagues across the British Heart Foundation, you will ensure all content achieves maximum engagement, reach and impact with our target audiences.

You will also work with experts, internal and external, to ensure that content is evidence-based, current, and meets high editorial standards.

Working arrangements

Your working week will be split between home working and around one day per week in our London office. You can work in our office more frequently if that is your preference. This will allow us to unlock our best work for our cause, blending the best of home and office working

We understand that you might need a little help balancing your work and home life. Many of our people work flexibly in different ways, from the hours or days they work, to their office or home location or a blend between the two. Please feel free to talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need; we’re happy to explore what’s possible for you and the role in helping to deliver our cause. 

About you

With excellent communication, attention to detail and presentation skills you will be experienced in managing digital projects, have a good understanding of search engine optimisation, and be familiar with Google Analytics or similar tools.  You'll have the ability to tailor content for different online audiences, using insight and content design skills, and will have writing and/or editing experience. You’ll be able to work quickly to meet deadlines and respond to fast-changing situations.

You will have excellent IT skills including previous experience of using content management systems and Photoshop (or similar). With experience in stakeholder management, you’ll be able to build effective relationships to achieve common project goals.

 What can we offer you?

Our Career Academy provides you with support, inspiration, and opportunities to help you unlock your full potential. 

Our generous staff benefits include:

  •  30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  •  Private medical insurance
  •  Dental health cover
  •  Contribution towards gym membership
  •  Pension with employer contribution up to 10%
  •  Life assurance

We have been recognised by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) for our Live Well. Work Well. Programme. Heart health is central to our mission, and that starts with you. We provide a programme of activities, opportunities, and guidance to inspire and support you to live a healthy and happy life, at home and at work.

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory basic DBS check. 

As part of our commitment to be an inclusive employer and ensure fairness and consistency in selecting the best candidate for this role, the BHF will use anonymous CV software as part of the application journey. 

To apply: Click the apply link to be transferred to our recruitment site where you can download the full job description and apply online. To help us to manage our advertising resources, please mention Ethical Jobseeker in your application. 

Company Description

At the British Heart Foundation, we are focused on the urgent need to fund more research into heart and circulatory diseases like heart diseases, stroke, vascular dementia and the conditions that cause them, to find answers fit for 21st century challenges. We are independent, have more than fifty years of breakthroughs under our belts and we won’t stop in funding life saving research.

We celebrate diversity and make inclusion part of what we do every day. Diversity and Inclusion forms a main pillar in our People Experience Strategy. Our aim is for all of our colleagues and volunteers to bring their true self to work, so we can continue to fund life saving research.