We’re Hiring: Social Media Executive

We’re Hiring: Social Media Executive
17th June 2022 James Brooke

We’re Hiring: Social Media Executive

June 2022

Social Media Executive,  Full Time. Permanent.

We’re looking for an ambitious, passionate and creative Social Media Executive to join our fast-growing social division on a diverse portfolio of accounts across B2C and B2B clients. While you will be filling a crucial role in our social media department, Rooster encourages life-long learning. We take a hands-on approach to upskilling our team members – giving them the opportunity to grow into their dream role.

About us.

Award-winning. Results driven. Experts in PR.

Rooster is one of the UK’s fastest growing independent PR agencies in central London servicing clients across B2B and B2C sectors. We pride ourselves on getting sh*t done and challenging the status quo. Our kaleidoscope of skills enables us to create outstanding campaigns that amplify brand messages. Founded in 1999 by Henry Hemming, we’ve spent twenty two years mastering our craft and delivering exceptional results. Managing Director James Brooke heads up the team of 26 genuine, straight-talking and creative communications experts. All we’re missing now – is you.

About you.

You live and breathe social media – whether that’s running your own account or experience managing accounts for other brands. You’re knowledgeable on what content makes people tick on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and TikTok. You love following the latest trends and are obsessed with understanding how they can be adopted.

Ideally, you are:

  • Driven, passionate & proactive
  • Creative storyteller and content creator
  • Excellent communicator
  • Social media savvy
  • An eye for photography and videography
  • Avid trend analyst
  • Team player
  • Self-starter with a can-do attitude

Requirements:

  • Experience building and running an impressive social media profile/s (can be your own)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to react and adapt to the ever-changing social media landscape
  • Confident in using social media analytics and insights
  • Knowledgeable on planning and scheduling content
  • A strong understanding of Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and LinkedIn
  • Authorised to work in the UK

What you’ll be doing.

  • Develop creative content and campaign ideas with the team
  • Supporting in the creation and delivery of social media strategies
  • Assist with building strong online relationships with relevant client audiences
  • Continuously watching current trends and reporting ways we can adopt them in our strategies
  • Helping plan and schedule social media content calendars
  • Source attractive UGC content, monitor account mentions and tags
  • Attend site visits to capture and produce content
  • Compile social media reports with social media manager by pulling data from each platform

What you’ll get from us.

As we’re an independent SME agency delivering award-winning results, every single person at Rooster is an essential asset, not only in contributing the necessary skills, creativity and work ethic, but in supporting and encouraging each other. We are committed to your development and will provide regular training and one-to-one mentorship to nurture you through your career at Rooster.

We celebrate the little wins and rally together in the more challenging times. Have a listen of our podcast ‘We are pr.®’ to get to know the team.

The package.

Competitive salary (£22 – £26k based on experience), and benefits package including:

  • Free private gym membership at The Ministry
  • Free health and wellbeing classes at The Ministry
  • Private health cover
  • 0% interest staff travel loan
  • One month paid sabbatical after five years
  • Bonus and commission schemes
  • Two team socials: Christmas and summer (based on business performance)

Where you’ll be based.

You’ll be based at our office, The Ministry, an amazing creative workspace with a swanky bar, café, terrace, cinema, sound studio and events space. The Ministry hosts free social events every week with live DJ’s and Happy Hour from 4-6pm.

The process.

Tell us why you’re the person for this job. Send us a compelling cover letter to [email protected] with your CV attached.

We will then shortlist candidates for an initial chat. We are ready to hire immediately!