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Michael Page Digital
MichaelPage Digital

Social Media Specialist

Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum
Location: South East England, Berkshire
Sector: Agency, Digital Agency
Function:Channel Marketing, E-Commerce

The Social Media Specialist role will be based primarily in offices near Slough, report into a Social Media Manager and work with them to develop an ongoing social strategy and content calendar for the brand. The successful candidate should also expect to work internally,working with stakeholders to build enthusiasm in social channels and drive engagement internally. Finally the successful candidate will be expected to use their love of social media to look at new developments in social, and identify business opportunities in new social channels.

The right candidate for this role is likely to have previous roles working and a Social Media Specialist of Executive within a consumer led industry - retail, gaming, travel/leisure or Entertainment would be most appropriate. They must have worked across a number of social channels, but more than anything they must have a personal love of social media, and knowledge on using analyticsto make social media commercial, whether that be via increasing traffic, SEO or brand engagement. They must also be able to communicate this passion to more traditional internal stakeholders.
- Proven examples of using social media to deliver real commercial successes - you must be able to demonstrate how social work you have done has led to increased value for the company as the client will ask this question.
- Background in a consumer industry - preferably retail, travel or entertainment

Our client is a leading householdEntertainment brand attracting thousands of customers each week to numerous national sites. They are based near Slough.
Salary circa £30k plus benefits.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised & regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents.

Please quote Michael Page reference when applying Job ref:MPBB13288046

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We have experienced firsthand the rise of digital; recruiting for marketing leaders over the last 27 years. We worked with top brands through the digital revolution, helping them to maximise their digital opportunities through effective and insightful talent management.

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