Social Media Manager
We have an opportunity for a Social Media Manager to join our successful team in London on a full time, permanent basis. You will receive a highly competitive salary plus bonus and excellent benefits. InLinkUK is a cutting-edge communications network that is replacing payphones with ultrafast free Internet hotspots called InLinks, starting in London and most recently Leeds, with plans to build out the network across the UK. InLinkUK is provided through a joint venture between Intersection and Primesight in partnership with BT. About the Social Media Manager role: Working as part of the Communications & External Engagement team on the communications programmes and campaigns, as the Social Media Manager. The role drives communications activities that promote and position InLinkUK to residents, visitors, local businesses, media, influencers and civic leaders to drive awareness of the service, actively encourage adoption among stakeholder groups, and generate public support of the programme. Key tasks of our Social Media Manager will involve: - Develop InLinkUK’s digital engagement plan and execute multi-layered, multi-channel campaigns with the Communications Manager and Head of Communications and External Affairs - Create and execute digital campaigns through paid ads across key social channels that supports the knowledge and understanding of InLinks, and the services they provide in the community - Manage day-to-day activities with PR agency and other external partners. - Manage communication / PR relationships within local communities, including government and non-profits to influence adoption and engagement where appropriate - Help manage award and event calendars, submissions, and logistics as needed - Create content for and manage social media channels and work alongside providing customer support - Assist spokespeople with presentations, talking points, and background info - Manage relationships and facilitate digital communications activities between JV and BT marketing teams and external partners - Support the production of local/community events and lead supporting communications activities - Drive local content communication from local community groups - Monitor and analyse results against metrics and goals What we’re looking for in a Social Media Manager: - Minimum of 5 years’ experience in relevant field - Experience of devising and delivering digital campaigns through social channels, including Facebook and Instagram - Previous experience of working in a public relations/communications or public affairs agency or with local government background in marketing or communications - Strong verbal and written communications skills with the ability to convey business and technical concepts - Ability to work effectively with a range of various stakeholders, including third parties - Self-directed, results-driven and able to multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic environment - Relationships with strategic media contacts a plus The successful candidate will also have the below qualities: - Proactive approach in keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programmes and technology - Good business awareness of the competitive business environment in which they work - Highly efficient at organising and prioritising workload. - Used to working in a fast paced, demanding and changing function. - Customer focused and delivery orientated. So, if this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you and you’d like to join us as our new Social Media Manager then please click ‘apply’ today, we’d love to hear from you!