Social Media Executive

Job Title: Social Media Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London / City of London, London
Salary: Up to £29000 per annum
Reference: 15630277
Job Published: March 14, 2018 00:00

Job Description

One of the UK's largest provider of student accommodation is currently looking for a passionate Social Media Executive to join their growing marketing team in Central London.

This role will be suitable for an extremely organised individual with a strong social background, coming from either agency or client side. Reporting directly to the E-commerce manager, the Social Media Executive will be expected to support the marketing team on developing market leading social media.

Key Responsibilities of the Social Media Executive:

  • Manage Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Youtube accounts
  • Drive sales through social media platforms
  • Creating engaging and relevant content for all social media channels
  • Identify opportunities for innovative social media marketing campaigns
  • Regularly report insights gained from social media to stakeholders
  • Provide digital marketing and ecommerce support to the sales and marketing team
  • Manage effective, tailored paid-for-social media campaigns thus ensuring an excellent ROI
  • Support wider marketing team with social media support at housing fairs, open days and other events.

Knowledge and Qualifications of the Social Media Executive:

  • Knowledge and previous experience of managing different social media platforms
  • Attention to detail in both writing and numbers
  • Good proficiency in all Microsoft Office packages, social media management tools and web analytics
  • Basic Photoshop skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively to represent the company in a support capacity, act first point of contact to internal staff and external stakeholders.
  • Organised and ability to plan ahead, with the flexibility to identify and capitalise on emerging opportunities.

Experience and Skills for Social Media Executive:

  • Previous experience in similar role
  • A knowledge of writing for web and SEO best practice
  • Ability to create engaging content appropriate for the target market
  • Desire to continue their learning and development in line with digital market trends
  • Ability to proofread marketing material with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deal with ever changing priorities

If you're a passionate social media enthusiast with storng copy and a good eye for detail please apply.