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Job Opportunity: Marketing and Social Media Coordinator with PPLI implementing Languages Connect

We are now hiring a Marketing and Social Media Coordinator for the Languages Connect Awareness Raising Campaign. Languages Connect is facilitated by Post Primary Languages Ireland (PPLI) and funded by the Department of Education.

Join an enthusiastic and hard-working team of education and marketing professionals who manage a wide-range of events, campaigns and resources for students, parents, teachers, guidance counsellors and principals and work with third-level institutions to help promote the benefits of foreign language skills. The successful candidate will help the marketing team coordinate and implement a varied and interesting marketing and social media content calendar and will be supported with relevant training.

Job Specification:

The duties of the Marketing and Social Media Coordinator will include but are not limited to:

• Supporting a variety of marketing, social media and event projects
• Liaising with graphic designers, copywriters, agencies, video companies, photographers and education stakeholders
• Creating online content – graphics, videos, blog posts, website updates
• Managing the PPLI/Languages Connect social media content calendar
• Community management of Languages Connect social media accounts
• Briefing marketing, digital media and events companies and ongoing project management of campaigns/events
• Keeping up-to-date on all the latest social media trends
• Organising the delivery of posters, banners, merchandise and brochures to event venues/schools
• Working with the PPLI team to help them with branding, promotion, literature and event PR, online and social media updates
• Coordinating Student Language Ambassador team

The role is a full-time position on a one year fixed-term contract reporting to the Marketing and Communications Manager.

PPLI is based at The Liberty Insurance Building in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. The role may involve remote working in line with current Covid regulations.

For more information on the role, see the Information Booklet here.

To apply, please fill out the Application Form here.

Application Deadline: Friday 27th March 2022, 12 noon.