Jack Quann
Jack Quann

12.53 17 May 2019


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Want to walk into a job where millions of people will see your work every day?

Then this could be for you - Britain's Buckingham Palace is looking for a new digital communications officer.

The job description has said it will be directly connected to Queen Elizabeth II.

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Opening with "It's knowing your content will be viewed by millions", the job spec said: "It's finding new ways to maintain The Queen's presence in the public eye and on the world stage."

It said the person will "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."

Buckingham Palace Tourists outside Buckingham Palace in London | Image: Dominic Lipinski/PA Archive/PA Images

The position will be based with "a small team of digital media specialists", creating content for social networking and digital platforms.

"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", it added.

The role is listed as 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, with a salary of around stg£30,000 (€34,265) - dependent on experience.

It also includes a benefits package like a 15% employer contribution pension scheme, 33 days annual leave, a free lunch and access to training and development.

The Royal Family Twitter account has almost four million followers, and its Instagram account has almost six million followers.


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