The role

As Digital Community Manager you will broaden and strengthen the Academy's digital engagement with its Fellows and Awardee Community. This is an exciting new position working across web, email and social channels to share news and information and promote opportunities and events. You will encourage interaction within the community on online platforms through digital outreach.

Who are we looking for?

You will be excited to shape this new role and develop and implement a programme of digital communications support for our Fellowship and Awardee Community. You will engage these communities with our work and support the development of these communities online. You will support digital content development and look after day-to-day digital engagement. You'll also contribute to the wider Academy's Community Managers Group to help establish a consistent approach to digital community management.

Who are we?

The Royal Academy of Engineering is harnessing the power of engineering to build a sustainable society and an inclusive economy that works for everyone. In collaboration with our Fellows and partners, we’re growing talent and developing skills for the future, driving innovation and building global partnerships, and influencing policy and engaging the public. Together we’re working to tackle the greatest challenges of our age.

With a diverse workforce and an inclusive and supportive culture, we look to attract candidates from wide and different backgrounds who have a passion for the role engineering plays in society. Our aim is to make the Academy the best place to work for the staff we have and those we seek to attract.

Why work for the Royal Academy of Engineering?

We’re looking for people who are driven to make the world a better place. If you’re passionate about what you do and want to work collaboratively with talented colleagues to make change happen now and for future generations, we want you to get in touch.
This is the perfect time to join us. We have a dynamic, visionary CEO, a strong leadership team and an ambitious and exciting strategy. The value we bring as experts in our field and change agents is highly recognised and makes the Academy a motivating place to be. Our work today builds on a long, proud history with a focused and ambitious future which we’d love you to be part of.

We are looking for talented people who want to make a difference, to join our team – is this you?

Company Benefits

The Academy offers a fantastic package of additional benefits including:

• BUPA cash plan
• Private medical insurance
• Regular social activities
• Independent Financial Advice
• Generous holiday allowance
• Non-contributory pension scheme
• Health and wellbeing programmes
• Wellbeing days and office wide Christmas leave
• Significant investment into your personal and professional development


Our light, spacious offices are based in a fantastic location in central London with views over St James’s Park and close to the West End. We operate hybrid, flexible working practices with a baseline 2 days a week in the office.

For more information and to apply, please visit our careers portal.
Closing date: Midday on Monday, 31 October 2022.

Interviews will be held virtually throughout the application period, so please don't delay in
applying if you are interested.
Posted: 11/10/2022
Closes: Midday on Monday, 31 October 2022
London SW1Y 5DG
Job type
£32,957 + excellent benefits
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