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Social Media Executive

Social Media Executive

Fashion/ Retail


Up to 26K

I am working with a well-known, expanding fashion retailer in the search for a Social Media Executive. This is a great opportunity to join an entrepreneurial, fast paced business with fantastic progression opportunities.

Key responsibilities

  • Planning and delivering social media plans across all the social media channels
  • Execute initiatives to help grow social channels, including building relationships with brands and influencers
  • Keep up to date with all new emerging technologies, channels, tools and trends
  • Participate in the development of social media strategies for the year to fall in line with key brand campaigns, partnerships and paid influencer content
  • Update and distribute weekly reporting on their social media platforms and competitors
  • Plan and execute posts across all platforms
  • Manipulate brand content so that it is optimised for social channels including creating gifs, editing imagery, short form video creation and editing
  • Contribute to writing blog posts

Key skills

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience at a social platform, PR/ content/ media agency or brand
  • Strong understanding of the differences of social platforms and changing the content to fit in line with the platform
  • Brilliant copy writing skills
  • Good image and short video editing skills, including shooting Instagram reels
  • Confident at understanding, interpreting and organising data
  • Proficient in Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of clothing and footwear 

Please contact Eilidh Sproul for more information about this role.

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