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Social Media Executive

Social Media Executive

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    £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits

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    Kim Partridge

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    about 1 year ago

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Social Media Executive
Cardiff (hybrid)
£26,000 - £32,000 per annum

Are you a passionate and enthusiastic about all things Social Media? Are you naturally creative and innovative, with an excellent working knowledge of platforms such as TikTok, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn?
If so then we'd like to hear from you!

Yolk Recruitment are proud to be partnered with a progressive and forward-thinking creative agency in their search for a Social Media specialist. You'll be a talented social media whizz who will take ownership of the brand's social channels, sharing their story and growing their online presence. The ideal candidate will be bursting with creativity and are able to ideate, plan, and execute engaging social media campaigns in line with the organisation's growth strategy. We're looking for someone that has a combination of marketing, creativity, and a genuine passion for social media.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Building a robust social media strategy, focusing on key channels: LinkedIn, Meta, & TikTok
  • Management of social media scheduling, posting and engagement in line with overall strategy
  • Supporting growth manager to align social media objectives with business growth strategy and goals
  • Creating scripts and organising team members to create internal content (ie. fun TikToks and Viral LinkedIn posts).
  • Liaising with internal creatives in order to create graphic and video content for use on social media channels
  • Collaborating with the creative strategy team, explore, identify and stay ahead of new social media trends and innovations in order to recommend future opportunities to increase engagement
  • Researching, concepting, scheduling, and publishing original and engaging content
  • Continually grow a bank of concepts based on market research and trends
  • Creating monthly performance reports detailing key events and KPI metrics from the month prior
  • Video filming and editing - short snappy, compelling native content for social channels (i.e IG Reels, TikTok)

The skills and experience you'll bring to the team:

  • You'll have natural storytelling ability with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You'll have a flair for attention-grabbing copy-writing with fantastic attention to detail
  • You'll possess and excellent all-round understanding of key social media platforms and an understanding of how content varies across multiple platforms
  • You'll be obsessed with trends and tools in social media, marketing, technology, and advertising
  • You'll possess a growth mindset and willingness to absorb information in order to develop skills
  • You'll be able to work independently in a fast-paced start-up environment
  • Proven experience of engaging with communities and customers via social media with a brand or agency would be advantageous

The excellent benefits you'll receive in return:

  • You'll be working with a ridiculously talented creative team, leading brands and high spec equipment
  • Flexible hours and hybrid working
  • You'll be part of a fun, dynamic start-up culture where you can have a real impact from day one
  • There will be regular socials with like minded, creative people
  • Free mental health support
  • Nest pension scheme
  • Offices in the heart of Cardiff - easily accessible by public transport!

Are you up to the challenge?

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch by uploading your CV to this advert. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Kim Partridge.
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