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Social Media, PR & Content Manager

This online retail brand have experienced massive growth since moving over to .com the last couple of years and are still growing. They are looking for a Marketing Manager, with a strong skill set in social, content and PR who can own earned and owned channels, managing a team below you.

This is a 12 month contract, potential for perm thereafter, due to the growth of the business. 

Based Manchester, 1-2 days in office, the rest from home. Role to ideally start in Jan. 

About the role:

  • Plan, create and manage campaigns across social, PR and content marketing across multiple brands, categories and products.
  • Lead, manage and support a small team of marketing specialist to help support all activity.
  • Develop and lead social media strategy and activity, creating exciting, engaging, content for audience
  • Work closely with the agency to manage and support our SEO strategy developing great content and outreach opportunities.
  • Develop and create proactive and reactive PR opportunities
  • Lead and develop our influencer strategy including relationships and performance
  • Manage delivery of all content and copywriting for the brands including; blogs, site content and product descriptions
  • Track and analyse performance using relevant analytics tools to identify opportunities and suggest improvements moving forward

About you:

  • Experience in a similar Marketing Manager/Digital Marketing Manager role
  • Ideally ecommerce experience, must have retail experience
  • People management experience, ideally having managed a small team
  • Strong knowledge of the Social Media, PR and SEO landscape and an enthusiastic understanding of how retailers should utilise and combine channels to generate business results
  • Ability to identify trends and respond to them effectively
  • Organised and efficient with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to nurture strong relationships internally and externally to increase brand visibility and opportunity
  • A creative and opportunistic attitude with strong commercial awareness

Interested? Please apply today. If you need more information please get in touch with Beth Price on or 07732 689608


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