Head of Social Media

Central London
Up to 55k + excellent benefits
11 Dec 2012
11 Jan 2013
Social/push/cl
B2B, B2C, Digital
Full Time
Permanent

Head of Social Media –Sports and Entertainment Agency

Our client is one of the leading Sports and Entertainment digital agencies in the UK. They have a track record of producing some of the best creative promotional campaigns around and they now are looking to increase their social media offering.

  • The Role
  • Provide council for internal non-specialists
  • Help shape and define the Social Media Offering
  • Guiding other clients through social media opportunities
  • Pitching social media ideas to clients
  • Supporting and consulting on clients owned media properties (e.g. Facebook/Twitter/YouTube).
  • Setting up and writing in-depth social media listening/monitoring reports
  • Providing support and leadership for internal client teams in social media
  • Establish long-term relationships with relevant senior client contacts and gain their trust as a social media expert
  • Assist client leaders in developing clients’ knowledge of social media and grow the role of digital in their marketing programmes
  • Assist client leaders in developing new business opportunities
  • Inspire clients by demonstrating the response & brand building capabilities of social media

The Right Candidate

  • A deep understanding of the following key areas of Social Media: Social platforms and sites (FB, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube etc), Community management, Social games, apps, competitions and promotions, Influencer analysis and mapping, Outreach and social PR, Social search, Social plug-ins, Buzz monitoring, sentiment analysis and the most effective and relevant platforms and Web analytics
  • Substantial social media experience within an agency
  • Understanding of broader digital platforms especially SEO
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit and career drive
  • To be a personal evangelist for social media with a strong POV
  • A self-starter

The Company

  • Specialists in Digital Promotions
  • Established company in 1995
  • UK staff of over 150 in 3 offices
  • Working with leading Sports and Entrainment clients
  • London office based in West End

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