Social Media and Athlete Co ordinator

  • Job Reference: 632460657-2
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2022
  • Recruiter: USN UK Ltd
  • Location: City, Birmingham
  • Salary: £22,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Creative, Marketing, Media, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

City: Flexible work location, occasional visits to Longbridge, Birmingham head office

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 depending on experience

An exciting opportunity has arisen for highly motivated Social Media & Athlete Coordinator to join our passionate team. We're looking for an individual who can both support the development & execution of our social media strategy and manage the USN athlete (influencer) roster.

USN UK is a leading global sports nutrition brand, operating successfully in over 70 countries worldwide, with the UK being a critical market in delivering the global growth ambitions.​ Organic social media and our athlete performance are critical components in fuelling future business growth.

The successful candidate will be highly capable across multiple social platforms, comfortable translating broader brand strategy to a social context. They will organise the organic content creation process, working closely with our athletes and broader brand team to generate engagement and growth across social platforms. You must have 1-2 years of social media experience, extensive understanding of the social media environment and have a passion for these platforms and ideally health & fitness more broadly.

Our ideal candidate will align to our values of One Team, Accountability, Ambition and Passion. They are at the heart of how we do business, and our new Social Media & Athlete Coordinator will drive exceptional performance through our values in line with our strategic goals.

Key areas of responsibility are:

* Development, execution and monitoring of USN's social media strategy, aligning to the broader brand strategy.

* Day-to-day handling of content and all social media channels such as Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter - adapting content to suit different channels and different audiences day to day activities, including content ideas, and drafting copy for social media posts in a consistent and on-brand way.

* Working closely with both agency partners and broader marketing team to ensure engaging and consistent content output from our athlete roster.

* Providing regular updates on organic social and athlete performance vs KPIs.

* Management and tracking of the USN athlete roster to ensure they provide required deliverables (content creation, event activation, competitions etc)

You will need to be a pro-active self-starter who is both curious and hungry to learn & develop within an entrepreneurial environment. You will be a positive, results focussed individual with strong accountability for self and others. You'll be a team player who seeks to work with and share with others to improve the business. You'll have excellent creative, design and copywriting skills with the ability to create engaging social plans and content.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to grow and develop in an incredible company where the focus is on challenging yourself and continually striving to improve and exceed your personal and our business goals.

Are you up for the challenge?