Social Media & Comms Specialist

  • Job Reference: 946197221-2
  • Date Posted: 15 March 2023
  • Recruiter: Headliners Recruitment
  • Location: Sunninghill, Berkshire
  • Salary: £27,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Creative, Digital, Events & Experiential, Marketing, Media, Public Relations, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Social Media & Comms Specialist Berks (Hybrid 3 days in office) - Permanent £27,000 - £32,000

We have an exciting role with a global lifestyle brand for an experienced Social Media & Communications Specialist/Digital Marketing.

You ll be the main social media and communication contact for the UK and Ireland, helping build and executing the social media strategy and create and manage editorial calendars as well as generating, editing, publishing and sharing content.

You ll manage a budget - with support from the Customer Marketing Manager - and co-ordinate campaigns and projects.

It requires a hands-on approach to events, photography and be competent with dealing with other agencies (PR agencies, Influencers and Social Media & bloggers) and liaising with other departments

Primary responsibilities

Build and execute social media strategy through competitive research, benchmarking, and audience identification

Create and manage editorial calendars for social media and communications including customer newsletter

Generate, edit, publish and share content(original text, images, video or HTML)

Optimise pages within each platform to increase the visibility of social content

Moderate all user-generated content in line with the moderation policy for each community

Analyse performance and present findings with suggested improvements and best practice on a monthly basis

To look after social media budget, with support from the Customer Marketing Manager

To manage multiple social media platforms with varying demographics


2 years' experience in social media management/ digital marketing management plus a further 1-2 years in broader Marketing .

Proficient in Adobe Creative suite, including InDesign, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro

Community, social media, and project management experience

Previous experience in copywriting and editing

Knowledge and history of creative content creation

Experience in managing a budget

Managing and co-ordinating campaigns and projects

Agency management as a client and agency/supplier experience

Keen interest in following and understanding relevant trends

Background and experience in contract negotiations desirable