Social Media Executive

  • Job Reference: 627543661-2
  • Date Posted: 17 June 2022
  • Recruiter: The One Group
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Creative, Marketing, Media, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Social Media Executive

Reporting To: Content & Social Media Manager

Location: Manchester City Centre (Hybrid Working)

The largest and most successful estate agency and property services provider in the UK is looking for an experienced Social Media Executive to manage their social media channels and campaigns. You'll be delivering impactful social media campaigns for over 50 known high street brands - so the ability to think on your feet and work on a number of projects at once are essential skills!

The role:

You will be a key contributor to the marketing team achieving its objectives and meeting the deadlines and targets of on-going projects. You will also be encouraged to come up with your own creative ideas and deliver your own projects to specific deadlines too.

Your main focus will be helping to grow a following, and maintain a brand. You'll be responsible for the day-to-day creation and execution of the social media content across all of our brands to our national audience. You'll be researching and analysing social media trends to improve their social media presence and working with members of the team across various campaigns. We're also looking for someone who is super proactive in coming up with new ideas for their social media strategy too.

Skills required:

  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms and how best to use them
  • Ability to report on social metrics
  • Experience of using wider social media management platforms like Hootsuite
  • Strong copywriting skills
  • Flexible and adaptable to change and different writing styles
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience of analytics and reporting i.e. Google Analytics / Email / Social ads
  • Research skills and ability to come up with new ideas
  • Desirable to have a proven track record working on, and growing, social media accounts with tangible results

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create engaging, well-written content daily
  • Maintaining and creating a social calendar and identifying key focus areas
  • Plan and deliver social media strategies across our social media accounts
  • Regularly monitor and report social media stats to prove effective performance
  • Review and report on key metrics like engagement and impressions
  • Stay up to date on new social media tools, industry trends and developments
  • Identify new areas of opportunity for our brands
  • Work closely with the wider marketing team to understand wider campaign activity as well as meeting company goals of growing an audience and driving conversions
  • Monitor competitor activity

Skills and qualifications

  • Degree and/or work experience in marketing or social media
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of social media platforms