We’re looking for a talented and proven social media manager to join our growing team. Our client portfolio includes everything from household names to smaller local businesses, with a strong focus on food, drink and FMCG. The right person will have demonstrable experience in the field, an obvious passion for all things social media, and be an excellent communicator, at home with presenting to CEOs and managing directors as well as to colleagues and peers. Sound like you? Get in touch!
Key recruitment criteria
The successful candidate is likely to have:
3-5 years’ experience working in dedicated social media roles. Would consider someone with 2-3 years if blue chip/intense experience
Experience working on consumer brands
Fully capable across all the following: social media planning; campaign implementation – organic and paid; community Management and associated software/tools; analysis and associated tools
Some time working client-side would be an advantage.
Confident and self-assured across all relationships both external and internal
Persuasive when meeting with and presenting to clients
Positive, enthusiastic and can-do with a desire to succeed
Good communicator with effective listening skills
Must be a team player
Highly organised – especially under pressure
Able to prioritise when dealing with several projects at once.
A good degree in any subject, or in a marketing related discipline involving social media
Good writing and grammar skills
Good numeracy skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
UK Driving Licence (desirable)
Ability to travel to client locations anywhere in the UK (desirable)
Any professional marketing/social media qualifications would be an advantage
Creative copywriting skills would be an added benefit
Will report to:
Jonathan Turner, Partner
Bridlesmith House, 38 Bridlesmith Gate, Nottingham, NG1 2GQ
Some travel required around the UK/Europe
Some remote working considered – please get in touch to discuss
Full time contract
Mon – Friday, 9am – 5.30pm, but hours are those required to complete the job
Start date : Mon 17th August 2020
Bonus subject to company and individual performance
· References will be required:
Our clients include: Premium Country Pubs – 129 pubs across the UK; William Davis Homes – building 450 homes each year; Belvoir Fruit Farms – soft drinks brand (campaign); Healthcare at Home – UK’s biggest healthcare delivery company; Thomas Fudge’s – premium biscuits; Good Life – healthy food brand; WB Power Services – critical power company supporting key assets across the UK; Don Simon – soft drinks brand based in Spain, but now in the UK.
Stage 1: 20 mins telephone chat with Jonathan Turner, Partner or Anna Thomas, Senior Social Media Manager:
Stage 2: Interview – Ideally In-agency but may be over Zoom. 30 mins for task; 30 mins for interview.