Social Media Executive

b3 jobs
South East / Home Counties
£24,000 - £28,000
11 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Social Media Executive

Job ref: 61249 | £24,000 - £28,000| South East / Home Counties

The company

This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity to join a large and well-known global food business which is passionate about their workforce and are heavily focused on employee engagement, training and development.

The job

This unique opportunity will allow you to gain experience in the area of community management whilst also helping to shape the social and digital marketing strategy for the UK side of the business. The role offers immediate exposure to all areas of the business. The Social Media Executive will understand the views of customers and be able to feedback to the rest of the business, feeding into the overall marketing strategy. In particular they will form the link between the Marketing Team and the PR/Digital team. This will involve the management of PR issues that appear on social media as well as being able to leverage any positive opportunities for the brand.

The successful candidate will be the sole internal Community Executive for the company, reporting in to the Social Media Manager. They will need to work with their partner agencies in order to incorporate campaigns into the day to day social content plan. They will also need to work with the media agency in order to plan social media spends and support behind social posts.

You will be responsible for managing all the company’s online communities and building “brand love” with their fans. They will be the voice of the brand so being able to adapt and communicate in the company tone of voice is essential. They will also become an ambassador for raising the profile of social and digital within the wider UK business.

Your experience

To be considered for the Social Media Executive’s job you will be educated to a degree level and have a solid understanding of social media platforms, in particular Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube, Instagram, LinkedIn and Pinterest – you should have at least a year’s relevant social media experience. You must have enthusiasm about the brand which will drive you to acquire and retain as much knowledge about the brands as possible.  You should possess copywriting skills that are versatile and be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills.  Prior experience with social analytics would be a massive benefit.

More details

The Social Media Executive job is based in the South East / Home Counties region and is paying £24,000 - £28,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Social Media Executive job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, quoting job reference 61249.

What happens next?

After applying for this job, I will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

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