Social Media Manager

Forest Recruit LTD
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Social Media Manager - Colchester - £30,000

We are now looking for a Social Media Manager to to join one of the fastest growing nutrition brands in Europe with offices in Colchester, Essex. They are looking to increase their well established social media presence by recruiting a dedicated Social Media Manager to join thier digital marketing team.

About the Role

* Devising and executing strategies to grow and engage their target audience across key social channels in multiple territories.
* Planning, implementing and managing a social media budget, reporting on the performance of the spend based on key social metrics.
* Creating and developing engaging content across all channels - this will be achieved via a hands-on approach, in addition to guiding and encouraging the existing territory managers.
* Managing paid social campaigns for channel growth and engagement.
* Awareness and monitoring of new and emerging trends and technologies that will help support social growth.
* Monitoring and benchmarking competitor activity to ensure we are always on par with the competition.

About You

* Experience, knowledge and understanding of managing a successful social media programme.
* The ability to grow audiences on the main social channels.
* Hard working, with the ability to think and plan in a creative and proactive manner, whilst also having the ability to react quickly as the responsive nature of social often dictates.
* The ability to demonstrate identification of trending topics and how that content is amplified across social media channels to create engagement.
* Meticulous attention to detail that will ensure the production of high quality, original and unique content.
* Excellent use of the English language and impeccable grammar.
* Results driven.
* Commercially Aware.

What you will get

* Annual Company Bonus Scheme
* Pension
* Company discount scheme
* Perkbox subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
* Casual dress code
* Training budgets
* Career progression