The Queen is hiring a social media manager

Published 6:35 AM EDT, Fri May 17, 2019
01:05 - Source: CNN
See Queen Elizabeth II's first Instagram post
(CNN) —  

For those who know how to curate the perfect Instagram feed and write a killer tweet, a career opportunity has come up in the royal communications team.

On its jobs listings website, the royal household is searching for a Digital Communications Officer to find “new ways to maintain the Queen’s presence in the public eye and on the world stage.”

The role, which will involve covering state visits, researching and writing feature articles and managing digital platforms, comes with a salary “circa £30,000, ($38,000) dependent on experience.”

The successful applicant will also secure “a comprehensive benefits package,” 33 days’ annual leave and free lunches. The permanent role is located in Buckingham Palace.

The Queen is no stranger to social media – in March this year, she published her first post on Instagram during a visit to London’s Science Museum to the @TheRoyalFamily account.

“Today, as I visit the Science Museum I was interested to discover a letter from the Royal Archives, written in 1843 to my great-great-grandfather Prince Albert,” she wrote in the post, using a touch screen iPad at the museum to send the message.