Senior Social Media Manager | Digital Marketing Agency

Job Title: Senior Social Media Manager | Digital Marketing Agency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Reference: P8235
Contact Name: Harry Silvester
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2018 14:54

Job Description

Pitch are recruiting on behalf of a digital marketing agency, based in Leicestershire who are looking to bring on a senior social media manager, to take ownership of their clients' social channels and commercially deliver on a 360-social media offering.

This is a rare opportunity for someone to really shake up the social presence for a range of attractive clients, in varying industries. The successful social media manager will be working with sizeable budgets and liaising internal and external stakeholders to understand the social media requirements.
Responsibilities include:
  • Taking briefs on paid and unpaid social media campaigns, across Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Pinterest
  • Creating original content to be posted across social channels
  • Researching demographics, target audience and social influencers
  • Providing insight and expertise knowledge to clients
  • Mentoring junior members of the team
  • Ownership of all social media platforms, for all clients
  • Social commerce & social shopping
  • Community outreach and building
The role will require day to day management and communication with clients. As Senior Social Media Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining good client relationships, pro-actively managing the clients' expectations and alerting the directors if any issue arises. As part of this, the role will require attendance in external meetings and on occasion, support in new business pitches.
As a senior member of the social media team you will be expected to have in depth knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Snapchat. This will cover platform functionality, set up, features, products, advertising, user behaviour, trends and restrictions. Alongside paid, owned and earned tactics.
In addition to social media expertise, you will be able to understand how social media can benefit search, PR and SEO. This will allow you to work in multi project teams to maximise results for clients. The Social Media Manager will also understand the complete brand marketing mix, ensuring that social strategies integrate and amplify more traditional channels such as in store and local events
Finally, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to take on training programmes, specifically the facebook 'flight school' program.
Our client offers a attractive office space, great benefits package and a lovely company culture to work within. This is truly an amazing opportunity for someone looking to progress their career within social media.