Salary: Up to £25k depending on experience

Contract type: 12-month fixed term contract


We are the UK's aviation regulator and recognised as a world leader in its field. Our activities are diverse, enabling the aviation industry to meet the highest safety standards, and we pride ourselves on our ability to adapt to the constantly evolving aviation environment.


The Role


As an Online Content Editor, this post will help make sure that our external content (online and in publications) is clear, relevant and up to date. The post holder will join the CAA’s Communications Department, which provides an integrated service to the organisation, delivering activity across a range of functions including media relations, stakeholder engagement, content, publications and internal communications.


The role will primarily be helping the organisation to update its website and publication content to reflect the necessary changes post EU-Exit in a planned and coordinated manner. This will entail working with the wider Communications team as well as Subject Matter Experts across the organisation to develop these changes and then make the amendments to web pages and publications. In doing so the post holder will need to maintain a high level of accuracy and checking.


About You


We are looking for an Online Content Editor who has an interest in the aviation industry and have the following:


  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience of working with website technologies and content management tools.
  • Skilled in the use of standard Microsoft products.
  • Experience of, or an ambition to work with, integrated communications is desirable
  • Experience of, or an ambition to work with content and channels is desirable
  • Able to multitask and prioritise work schedules
  • Excellent listening and facilitating skills.


What Can We Offer You?


You will be joining a great communications team where you will be able to learn new skills and gain greater awareness of a variety of tasks relating to internal and external communications. You will also be a key member supporting the completion of one of our main projects which is to ensure our websites are fully up to date now that the UK has left the EU aviation safety system.


Additional Information


Given the impact of Covid-19, it’s likely that you will work remotely to begin with as we plan for a return to work within the government guidelines.


Working With Us


We offer a range of fantastic benefits such as flexible working arrangements, free onsite gym at Gatwick, discounted gym membership for London, 28 days annual leave, additional 5 days leave purchase scheme, a generous pension scheme and much more!


Wherever possible, we offer flexible and variable working hours to help our people effectively manage all areas of their lives. We are an equal opportunity employer and actively encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds.


As a member of the Disability Confident scheme, applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a role with us will be guaranteed an interview. We use fair and inclusive selection approaches to hire the best person for the job based on merit alone. If you require an adjustment for any reason, please let us know.


Closing Date: 18th March 2021

Interview Date: end of March 2021


Please note that due to the current Covid-19 situation, all interviews will be conducted online by video conference using Microsoft Teams.