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Social Media Officer (m/f)

How many documents are kept in the ITS archive?

How many documents are kept in the ITS archive?

At the International Tracing Service (ITS), the position of 

Social Media Officer (m/f)

is to be filled as soon as possible.

In close cooperation with the director, heads of department and public relations office of the ITS, you will develop and implement online communication strategies. Developing campaigns for our website and our presence in the social media will also be part of your work. Your job will be at the interfaces between our archive, research and education, tracing and communications departments, and you will produce contents for the ITS’s online portals, moderate the communication with users, and closely monitor the user-friendliness of all ITS online media. A key task for the public relations team in 2018/2019 will be to implement our new branding concept.


You’re creative, reliable, used to working in a team and have an analytical mindset? You have a university degree in the humanities, communications or journalism and have gathered some working experience in the digital world? If so, we look forward to your application. 

The International Tracing Service (ITS) is an archive and a center devoted to documenting National Socialist persecution and the consequences of the crimes against humanity. You should be interested in these topics and in working with them on an in-depth level. Excellent German and English language skills – written and oral – are mandatory. 

More than just a job!

We offer a responsible, professionally challenging position in an interesting, internationally oriented institution, as well as:

  • work in a motivated team
  • compatibility of family and career by way of flexible working hours and home office opportunities
  • a company pension plan
  • corporate health management


Salary is based on the collective wage agreements for the employees of the stationing forces (TV AL II) *), salary bracket C-7 (comparable to TVöD EG-10/11).

In the case of equal suitability, ability and professional achievement, disabled candidates will be given preference.

To apply, please send your application to personalstelle[at]its-arolsen.org by March 23, 2018.

ITS, Personaladministration, Große Allee 5–9, 34454 Bad Arolsen

*) You will find further information on collective wage agreement TV AL II here.