Social Media Executive

A self-sufficient Social Media Executive is needed for this award winning business who supplies products into the construction & consumer markets. This is a highly valued role within a billion-pound turnover company, whose head office is based within the heart of Northamptonshire.

SALARY: £28,000 - £32,000

-        10% Quarterly Bonus
-        Office Dress Down Days
-        Company Discount
-        A Highly Competitive Pension

LOCATION: Northampton

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS:  Northampton, Wellingborough, Milton Keynes, Luton, Leicester

JOB SPECIFICATION: Social Media Executive

Our client is looking for a proactive Social Media Executive to support the wider marketing team by managing and implementing the overarching social media strategy. This is an incredibly exciting time for the company as they look to drive forward their digital platforms and switch their focus to online channels of marketing. Therefore as the Social Media Executive you will be responsible for the following:

-        Defining and implementing the channel & content strategy for social media platforms on a global basis in line with the wider company objectives & campaigns
-        To work alongside the Search Marketing Manager and report on blogger outreach campaigns
-        Manage customer segmentation and analysis, enabling targeted communications to their loyal customers
-        Conduct analysis to review social media performance & share regularly with key company stakeholders
-        To work in conjunction with the online & social media team to understand and react in a proactive manner to current affairs and wider industry events

Overall, as the Social Media Executive you will ensure the company’s online brand and online reputation is protected and projected in a positive manner in line with the company’s ethics and values.

REQUIREMENTS: Social Media Executive

Ideally you’ll have experience as a Social Media Executive gaining experience within agency or industry. You will also have the following attributes:

-        A proven knowledge of social media platforms and scheduling tools required to manage the social media posting plan in conjunction with the overall marketing campaigns
-        A good working knowledge of the complete digital marketing mix but with the commercial acumen to implement and prioritise company objectives
-        Excellent communication skills both verbally & written, with the confidence to proofread and edit posts independently of managerial support
-        A familiarity of Google Analytics and how to understand & interpret online data
-        Strong attention to detail and the motivation to be self-sufficient and demonstrate initiative on a day to day basis
-        Educated to degree level ideally within a marketing capacity

THE COMPANY: Social Media Executive

This is a leading and innovative company who is rapidly investing in their digital platforms to drive forward growth and consumer awareness. They are a billion-pound turnover organisation enjoying a considerable market share within their industry and sit within the Times FTSE250. Consequently, they are looking for a proactive Social Media Executive who is willing to grab the challenges of this role with both hands and make it their own. There has never been a more exciting opportunity to join this award winning brand & world renowned company.


It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Social Media Executive / Social Media Assistant / Digital Marketing Executive / Digital Marketing Assistant

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Joel Barnett quoting Social Media Executive reference JKB1803-28 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683321 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.