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Lead the digital development of the Bristol Cable’s website and digital systems, so we can better engage audiences and members with our content and organisation.

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Basic information

Title: Digital Technical Lead
Salary: £8.75 per hour (Please note: all Cable coordinators are paid on the same rate)
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 22.5 hrs per week
Location: The Bristol Cable, 14 Hillgrove Street, Bristol, BS2 8JT

Background to the role

The Cable is building a community-centred approach to local media, and as our membership continues to grow we need to develop digital systems that can facilitate both easy and meaningful engagement. This role will create, integrate, and help invent the digital systems needed to build a thriving community-led media organisation.

You will be working on defining and implementing these innovations, working as part of the web team with members across the whole organisation. While you will be doing much of the technical development (writing code), you will also be co-creating product specifications, development roadmaps, and recommending the platforms and technologies we should be using.

Application closing date: Friday 13 April, 10pm

Interviews: Monday 23 April

Start date: ASAP, Monday 21 May latest

How to Apply: Please complete the application form below.

Please do not include a CV or any attachments other than the standard application form.

Applicants will be shortlisted according to how well they meet the criteria in the Person Specification (see the attachment below).

On the application form please refer closely to the person specification and clearly outline and explain how you meet all and any of the essential and desired requirements, demonstrating relevant experiences where possible.

If you have been shortlisted for an interview, you will be informed by email by 17 April.

Digital Technical Lead – Job Description

Digital Technical Lead – Person Specification 

Applications are now closed.

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