The Media Manager is responsible for all aspects of social media and traditional media including:

  • developing a social media strategy and set goals to increase awareness and increase engagement in Sedbergh
  • manage all social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram
  • plan content and delivery and use tools like Hootsuite and Asana to manage multiple social media channels
  • regularly liaise with town bodies via telephone, email or face-to-face to gain content or support other town activities e.g Marketing initiative.
  • write engaging social media posts and articles
  • create engaging multimedia content
  • form key relationships with other social media users that can promote Sedbergh across the social media platforms
  • manage and facilitate social media communities by responding to social media posts and developing discussions
  • produce advertisements and articles for newspapers, magazines, radio & TV to promote the area via traditional media
  • liaise with marketing consultants engaged to provide advice and national media coverage
  • monitor and report on performance on social media and traditional media platforms

Terms are 9 hours per week at £10 per hour. This is a temporary post expected to last for 6 months but may be extended if funding permits.

Please apply by emailing your CV and a letter of application to Paul Thomas at

For further information please contact Paul on 07818 509026

Closing date 31st July 2020


Sedbergh Information & Book Centre, 72 Main St, Sedbergh LA10 5AD