Social Media Executive

Recruiter
Webrecruit
Location
Cambridge, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
1181082874
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Social Media Executive
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

Who will I be working for?

Our client is an innovative eCommerce Supplier, offering over 1,000 products, ranging from clothes rails and display cabinets, to brochure stands and storage boxes.

They are now embarking on an exciting period of growth, and social media coverage and PR promotion will play a huge role in the ongoing success of the business.

As such, they are looking for a Social Media Executive to take ownership of the social media aspects of their Marketing function.

What are the benefits?

- Salary of £23,000 - £26,000 DOE
- Company performance based monthly bonus
- 22 days' holiday per annum (including three days for Christmas shutdown)
- Dress down office
- Make a real difference within an expanding business
- Staff discount scheme
- Free car parking

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly, ambitious business with big plans for their future. You'll be based in an open plan office that has a casual dress code, a radio regularly playing, onsite parking and that is only a 5 minute walk from the town centre.

As our client is just branching out into the world of social media, you'll have the chance to really make your mark and shape their online voice.

This entirely new role will involve engaging with B2C as well as B2B customers, so you'll be encouraged to utilise your creativity to create compelling content for all target audiences.

What's more, there will be opportunities to grow, both personally and professionally, as the business does, making this the ideal role in which to achieve your professional aspirations.

What will I be doing?

As the Social Media Executive, you'll raise awareness of our client, their new products and the organisations that they support.

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you'll focus on delivering social media strategies and building relationships with publishers and press to ensure the best impact for the company.

Specifically, you will:

- Take proactive ownership of our Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube accounts
- Create and schedule the Social Media content plan
- Research and create exciting content and press release opportunities to promote interesting and on-brand events and news
- Attract new online visitors, engage existing users and encourage sharing within the online community
- Research potential content opportunities
- Meet and develop relationships with journalists and industry influencers and bloggers

What do I need?

To be considered as a Social Media Executive, you will need:

- Previous experience of working on Social Media in a professional setting
- A passion for social media, with demonstrable experience of using various platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
- To be confident and outgoing and able to establish valuable relationships with journalists and influencers
- Social content creation experience
- Experience with social media tools such as Buffer or similar
- The confidence to work autonomously

Any PR experience or qualifications would be beneficial to your application.

Other organisations may call this role Social Media and PR Executive, Social Media Executive, Social Media Co-ordinator, Marketing Executive, Online Marketing Co-ordinator, Campaign Executive, Marketing Campaign Executive, or Marketing Co-ordinator.

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you're ready to take on an exciting role as a Social Media Executive, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86867188

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