Digital & Social Media Executive

Location
Birmingham
Salary
£23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
13 Oct 2017
Closes
10 Nov 2017
Ref
00074485
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
Marketing
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fanatical about Facebook? In love with Instagram? Passionate about Pinterest? If so, this agency has the perfect role for you in their expanding social media team.

They are the most exciting agency in Birmingham. An eclectic mix of makers, thinkers and doers who provide a full range of Beautifully Crafted marketing services to their clients in the UK and abroad.

They work with a collection of household names, supporting them in a variety of creative and engaging ways - including social media management. Because of their continued growth in this area, they are now looking for a social media native with 1-2 years' experience who can create content and manage communities for a diverse range of brands, from tyre manufacturers to FMCG superbrands.

This role is an opportunity to grow their social media offering in new & exciting ways, working closely with the owners of the agency to shape what they do, how they do it and who they do it for as well as getting involved in creating awesome content for their existing clients. In 3 years' time you could easily be their Social Media Director.

Based in central Birmingham, life at this agency is pretty good. As well as a fantastic salary, working with them gives you loads of perks. Because a rested mind is vital to deliver top quality, Beautifully Crafted work, everyone gets their birthday off as well as 20 days holiday and a full two week Christmas shut-down. And they have quarterly social events and a cool employee benefit scheme.

Enough about them, let's talk about you. If you've got the following and fancy a chat, they would love to hear from you:

About you - what they are looking for
- 1-2 years agency experience
- A demonstrable passion for social media across all platforms.
- A compulsive, obsessive social media user. You're always tweeting, blogging, Snapping or 'gramming
- An ability to write in different tones of voice to fit different clients
- A creative streak - you'll be quite comfortable using software like Photoshop to create whatever snippets of content you need
- A really strong work ethic
- A desire to grow, develop and be part of something special
- A friendly, professional and articulate personality who enjoys life
- Tenacity and the ability to manage a number of different projects at the same time

About the job - what you'll be doing
- Creating content in all formats, from animated GIFs to blog posts. Sometimes you'll be doing this autonomously, sometimes you'll be working closely with their creative team
- Coming up with interesting and clever ideas for content that engages and excites their clients' communities
- Writing blog posts, tweets and status updates in a style that fits their clients' brand guidelines
- Working alongside their Strategy & Planning Director to create and implement the best social media strategies

So if you want a varied, exciting and creative role at one of Birmingham's top agencies, please apply now.