Social Media Manager

The Candidate Ltd
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is your opportunity to become a part of a well-known and trusted high-street fashion retailer and to make social media the centre of all you do! We have an opening for someone with a passion for social media who wants to unfold their creative skills for a media giant and deliver first class strategies to a global audience.

Our client is an established household name is the fashion industry. Based in Bury, they are just a stone’s throw from Manchester and accessible from all major transport links. They work in a creative and fast-paced environment, where all the teams are renowned for delivering ground-breaking media strategies. Due to their constant growing success, they now need a Social Media Manager.

The main duties of the Social Media Manager are to be responsible for all social media campaigns and motivate their team through confident leadership and representing this prestigious brand. The successful candidate must have excellent knowledge of SEO and digital content, as well as previous experience managing social media campaigns and exceptional interpersonal skills.

This is an outstanding opportunity to make a great impact on a well-established brand and drive integrated award-winning campaigns across branding and marketing initiatives that enhance customer acquisition. The Social Media Manager will work with massive budgets, huge numbers of followers and will have loads of scope for career development and exposure through delivering innovative social media strategies.

Main responsibilities of the Social Media Manager

  • Oversee ambitious strategies which build strong and loyal customer relationships
  • Be a confident leader and take ownership of all accounts to ensure efficient management
  • Create and implement social media strategies that meet set objectives
  • Ensure that strategies are integrated across multiple principles within the group to ensure maximised efficiency
  • Run budget and risk management
  • Be up to date on all industry developments and trends to provide the newest social media campaigns to the clients
  • Be an ambassador and face of the company
  • Be able to create a strong understanding of their brand
  • Ensure all strategies are kept within the company’s guidelines and core values

Required skills

  • Have a strong commercial mindset to creative efficient objectives for the team
  • Previous experience and a proven track record managing social media campaigns
  • Strong knowledge of digital content and SEO techniques
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Strong passion for social media and excellent skills of customer management
  • Great negotiation skills and be a strong influence on all teams across the business
  • Have strong creative skills to build ground-breaking campaigns
  • Previous experience with managing projects, prioritise workflow and budget management
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to evaluate campaigns critically

This is an outstanding opportunity to become a leader for s market leader in the fashion industry and manage your own team of staff. If you have great experience with managing digital campaigns and a strong passion for social media, then do not hesitate to apply for this role now!