Social Media Coordinator

This award-winning company has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Social Media Coordinator to join them at the UK’s largest specialist distributor of ironmongery, based in Basildon, Essex. About the company Our client is on a journey to become the trades’ most trusted destination for buying ironmongery and associated products. They pride themselves on delivering excellence in customer service with a vast product range combined with competitive pricing. The company specialises in the distribution of equipment and supplies to businesses and local authorities. Our client has excellent Trust Pilot reviews and were awarded as a Great Place to Work 2021. About the team The Marketing team is dynamic, energetic and hardworking, which is vital within the fast-paced environment they work in. Through the supportive nature of the team our client takes pride in encouraging and sharing best practices to enable each other to do the best job possible. Whilst they’re professional and committed, it is also a fun, friendly and sociable environment to be in. About the role As a Social Media Coordinator, you will: Lead our client’s social media marketing strategy Manage the associated budget Drive customer engagement and revenue through identification and delivery of insight driven, inspiring and innovative content and advertising campaigns About the responsibilities Your key accountabilities as Social Media Coordinator are to: Create and manage the social media strategy to grow sales, traffic to the website and engagement, whilst driving a consistent brand message Manage all existing social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn) plus introduce new platforms in line with team and business objectives Develop engaging, creative, innovative content for regularly scheduled posts Work with the cluster marketing managers to create targeted, paid advertising campaigns in line with set budgets, focusing on ROI Support team marketing campaigns as part of a wider multi-channel approach Manage artwork through working closely with our in-house Creative Team and external designer to support social activity Work closely with the in-house Photographers & Videographers to produce video content & images specifically designed for our client’s social media channels Work alongside the wider marketing team and other departments to create a strong content schedule Manage timely responses to audience comments either directly or through their customer service team Review and manage social media partnerships with suppliers Plan, organise and execute the Influencer strategy and activity in order to drive brand awareness and community growth Build and maintain relationships with Influencers and agency partners, overseeing and coordinating delivery, content creation, gifting and payments Regularly research and analyse social media trends to incorporate into your own activity Monitor, report and take effective action on KPI performance communicating to relevant stakeholders as required About your skills and attributes For the role of Social Media Coordinator, you will need the following: Highly organised and able to manage various tasks simultaneously, with exceptional attention to detail. A good understanding of all social channels Able to create and deliver a full strategy and tactical plan Strong analytical skills to report effectively on campaign and platform performance About you To be successful for the role of Social Media Coordinator you must have / be: Previous experience in a social media role which spans multiple social channels Previous experience with social paid advertising with strong understanding of audience segmentation Highly organised and responsible for own deadlines Strong analytical skills Competent managing a sizeable budget Creatively minded Excellent written communication skills Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy The aptitude and ability to learn quickly and hit the ground running About the hours & rewards For the role of Social Media Coordinator there is on offer: A salary of up to £24,000 to £28,000 per annum, depending on experience Free ompany events throughout the year such as Summer BBQ, Awards Evening & Xmas Party Company bonus plan 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays Pension and Healthcare schemes How to Apply Please note that eRecruitSmart is advertising the role of Social Media Coordinator on behalf of the Hiring Company and your CV will be sent to the Hiring Manager who is responsible for the vacancy that you have applied to. Please only apply if you consent to these terms. You must have eligibility to work in the UK. Please note, only suitable applicants will be contacted. If your address and contact details are not on your CV, you will not be considered. We look forward to hearing from you Social media, facebook, twitter, channel marketing,
Wickford, England, UK
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