- Content - Digital - PR & Marketing
11 May 2022 X

Senior Social Media Manager - Agency–

Salary £30,000 - £32,000
Location LEEDS
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Marketing

About the post–

POST Recruitment are recruiting for a Senior Social Media Manager to join our client, a growing creative agency with offices based in Leeds and London. They manage the social media accounts for some of the best food and drink brands in the UK - from challenger brands to household names, and they’re looking for a Senior Social Media Manager to take them to the next level.

The work can be fast-paced and their expectations and standards of delivery are high, they're looking for someone who isn't afraid of getting stuck in and working hard. Their clients are fantastic and great to work with - they know what good looks like and they aim to please. So if you're ambitious, don't need hand-holding and want to work in a driven and creative agency then this could be the perfect role for you.

My client is in a really exciting place as a business and there's the chance to grow quickly within the company. This role will be challenging, varied and consistently evolving, they’re looking for someone who thrives in an agency environment and wants to come on this journey with them to grow your own career. They’re a 'socialfirst' agency. This means the core of their business is social media on digital marketing - so if you want to work specifically in this sector then this could be the role for you.

You’ll be client-facing and responsible for thinking up and delivering compelling and creative social media campaigns and content, creative briefs and marketing strategies. We’re looking for someone who lives and breathes social media. You’ll be brainstorming ideas for campaigns, writing and publishing creative and engaging content across a range of platforms, including reactive trend-led content.

You’ll need to be comfortable overseeing multiple clients each with their own individual content style, KPIs and deliverables. Organisation of your own time is essential, as is efficiency and a high attention to detail including spelling and grammar.

We’re looking for someone who’ll be a great fit for the team - ambitious and not afraid of hard work and someone who has a real passion for writing, food and social media!

  • Ability to own and manage your client accounts from start to finish
  • Leading face to face client meetings and communicating your plans, ideas and results
  • Developing campaigns, strategy and creative content plans to meet each client's goals and KPIs
  • Managing social media accounts for multiple clients (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, TikTok and blogs)
  • Planning out monthly social media activity and content calendars
  • Working collaboratively and briefing the design and content teams
  • Reporting to clients on their social media, marketing and campaign activity, and feeding back analysis and improvements
  • Setting up and running social advertising
  • Community management and scheduling
  • Overseeing client budgets and costing and managing them effectively
  • Being part of new business development and pitches
  • Planning for and assisting on photoshoots
  • Developing offline marketing strategies and campaigns
  • Development and execution of influencer campaigns
  • Working on and developing social media strategies

What we need from you–

We’re looking for an experienced and commercial social media manager who can hit the ground running. You should have a good understanding of digital marketing and Business Manager and Ads Manager. A positive attitude and strong work ethic is key, we’re looking for someone who is organised, diligent, and ambitious. You should be adaptable and able to turn your hand to different tasks and enjoy working as part of a small, hands-on team.

  • You should be experienced in working within an agency environment at senior account exec or account manager level for at least 2 years
  • A good knowledge of social media, digital strategy and developing creative content is essential
  • You should be able to successfully project manage across multiple clients

What you’ll get–

  • Flexible WFH/Office
  • 4.5 day work week
  • Subsidised gym membership / wellness / travel or entertainment each month
  • Spot bonuses and annual bonus schemes, monthly awards
  • Private health care
  • 29 days holiday a year (build to 35 days) and your birthday off

If you are interested in this role, please apply to sam@postrecruitment.com.

This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details