PR and Social Media Executive

Office Angels are currently recruiting for a PR and Social Media Executive on a 6-month FTC for our National client based in Ascot.

Role: PR and Social Media Executive

Location: Ascot

Pay rate: £23,000 - £25,000 p/a

Days required: Monday - Friday

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Overseeing the day-to-day activity of key social media and PR accounts

  • Supporting the PR & Social Media Manager on brand activations, campaigns and strategy implementations

  • Focusing on growing key brand social media accounts by delivering highly engaging campaigns and being reactive to trends

  • Running and monitoring daily paid social media campaigns and ads

  • Liaising with press and influencers to excite and inform them about NPD and brand news

  • Working with the PR & Social Media Manager to brainstorm and create innovative PR and social media campaigns to hit quarterly KPIs

  • Creating monthly social media and PR calendars

  • Creating social content in-house and/or working with our agency partner

  • Uploading and scheduling content to social media platforms

  • Writing and sending press releases to encourage PR coverage

  • Pulling weekly reports and sharing with the PR & Social Media Manager

  • Creating monthly reports to be shared with key clients

  • Engaging daily with social media audiences to increase followings and engagement rates

  • Administering frequent mailouts to press and influencers

  • Monitoring social media management tools and PR coverage tracker

  • Responding to press and influencer requests

  • Building and sustaining strong relationships with press and influencers

  • Desk-sides/meetings with press & influencers to excite about new & existing products

  • Keeping up to date with hot press topics by regularly reading print and online publications

  • Maintaining a strong knowledge of new and existing social media channels, features, news and trends

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 3 years' experience in managing social media campaigns and budgets

  • Ability to grow a social media following with highly engaged audiences

  • Familiar with social media and PR management tools including Sprout Social, Salesforce, Later, Kantar and ResponseSource

  • Strong knowledge of all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn and Pinterest

  • Experience with creating and running social media paid ad campaigns through Facebook Business Manager

  • Experience with using Adobe programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Competent with Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Google Docs & Canva

  • Strong attention to detail and reactive to emerging platforms, features and trends

  • Strong grammar skills

**Please note this is a 6 month FTC**

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Morgan Lay at alternatively please apply online

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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