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Get Your Résumés Ready, Queen Elizabeth Is HIRING A Social Media Manager!

Get Your Résumés Ready, Queen Elizabeth Is HIRING A Social Media Manager!

You will be paid around £30,000 (or $33,495 USD) per annum, although it might vary depending on your work experience. So what are you waiting for? Get your resumes' ready!

Are you social media sensation -- well, at least in your own mind? If you think you can definitely bring your A game and flaunt your IG skills on the social media platform -- there is a pretty good opening on the job market. The Queen of England is hiring a social media strategist and the job can actually be yours if you fit the bill. As reported by CNET.

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"The role of Royal Communications is to engage a worldwide audience with the public role and work of The Royal Family. Joining this fast-paced and dynamic team, your challenge will be to manage and oversee the daily news flow on digital and social networking platforms, as well as play a key part in some of the digital projects," the job description reads. 

"Working as part of a small team of digital media specialists, you'll create content for social networking and digital platforms, including our newly launched website, as well as researching and writing feature articles," it continued. 

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The role is listed as "digital communications officer" and it will be a permanent position with less than 40 hours per week. But you know what the best part is? You will be working inside the extravagant Buckingham Palace.

"Whether you're covering a state visit, award ceremony or Royal engagement, you'll make sure our digital channels consistently spark interest and reach a range of audiences. With an eye to the future, you'll help hone and shape our digital communications through analytics, monitoring and exploring new technologies," the Royal family's website noted.  

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Many would be wondering how much you would get paid if you ended up getting the job -- well don't worry we have all the details here. You will be paid around £30,000 (or $33,495 USD) per annum, although it might vary depending on your work experience. But landing the job won't be easy as it sounds. You will need to have a background in digital communications, specifically with managing websites and creating social media content.

"The reaction to our work is always high-profile, and so reputation and impact will be at the forefront of all you do. And having your work shared around the world will be the biggest reward," the job description stated. 

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You will also be analyzed on your photography and video editing skills as it might come handy especially while trying to populate the royal family's Instagram account. Although the Queen does not have a personal Instagram account, her royal staffers usually keep the world posted on her activities under the royal family's account, which has around 6 million followers.

So what are the perks of landing the job? Well for starters, you will be the Queen's social media strategist. This will be followed by a  comprehensive benefits package, including a generous pension scheme. The job also offers a 33 days annual vacation including bank holidays, free lunch and access to training and development to improve social media skills.



 

 

If you end up getting the job, you will have enough content to work on -- be it her love of dogs, castles and many grand- and great-grandchildren. So what are you waiting for? Apply right away because you never know, your next social media post might just be from the Buckingham Palace! 

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