Social Media Executive
Your new company My client are a specialist Retail chain undergoing great growth and transformation since their change of leadership in 2013. Targeting a new era of consumers, they have diversified their traditional portfolio of hardware products to include specialist services for the everyday consumer - focusing on meeting the needs of everyone from a Creative Studies student, to a teenager, parent or professional. Having met with the brand they are a fun, vibrant team looking to embrace changing consumer demographics - and to do so they are developing a new in-house creative team. Your new role As a Social Media Executive, you will undertake a newly created job to own and manage all activity across Social channels. This will include creating content, coordinating and scheduling posts, monitoring and measuring activity, creating & managing the social calendar, writing & editing posts, engaging with 3rd parties & influencers, and coming up with creative ideas for engaging with audiences. You will work with both written and rich media content, including video content, across channels including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Youtube. What you'll need to succeed You could be a recent graduate, a Marketing/Digital/Social Media Executive with some experience, or a creative, Social Media savvy individual with knowledge of utilising Social for business purposes. You will ideally have some form of Marketing background & knowledge, with good written skills, experience creating different forms of content (particularly photography) and an ability to use tools such as Photoshop to edit images/posts. Any additional knowledge of SEO, CMS' such as Wordpress, or using tools such as Google Analytics, Hootsuite, Buffer or any Social Listening software would be an advantage. What you'll get in return You will receive a salary of £25,000 + company benefits including 25 days holiday. You will have the opportunity to work within a growing, creative marketing team and take real ownership of Social Media strategy and activities - with great opportunity and visibility in the business. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.