Vacancy

Position

Social Media Manager (B2C)

If social media is your specialism, and people your passion, this could be your next role.

Hot on the heels of a colossal new business win, we’re looking for a Social Media Manager to join our team. As the day-to-day lead on your accounts, you’ll be at ease with clients, able to quickly win trust, offer consultancy and deliver industry-leading work, all whilst producing jaw-dropping results.

Behind the scenes you’ll be a master of organisation, ensuring a seamless process as you brief work into copywriters, designers, sub-editors and analysts, before presenting back an integrated response which exceeds both expectations and KPIs.

You’ll have extensive experience in using Facebook and Instagram (at a minimum) to achieve business objectives for your clients, and will always have an ear to the ground for the latest platform updates, which you’ll want to trial ahead of the competition.

WPR is a Sunday Times Best Small Companies to Work For 2020, and one of the UK’s most award-winning agencies.

Job Description

  • To service a roster of award-winning, consumer clients, liaising with clients, acting as an extension of their team and nurturing a strong, professional relationship, built on trust
  • To support the team in researching, writing and producing compelling and effective digital content
  • To provide real-time opportunities for engagement, identifying news hooks or relevant stories that can be leveraged to a client’s advantage
  • To devise paid-media strategies for clients, delivering a proven return on ad spend and demonstrating the real value of social – above and beyond likes, comments and shares
  • To analyse and evaluate clients’ online successes, identifying how we can make even more of a difference for the brands and organisations we represent online
  • To support on new business pitches, providing valuable insight to the team for new campaigns

Key Competencies

Qualifications

  • Must be educated to degree standard
  • Will ideally hold a full, clean driving licence

Experience and Knowledge

  • Must have a minimum of two years experience

Abilities and Skills

The chosen applicant will have:-

  • A passion for all things digital and an understanding of the value of different mediums
  • The ability to get under the skin of our clients’ businesses and get to grips with how they work and where we can add value.
  • A desire to learn – every client project is different.
  • First-class verbal communication skills
  • The ability to interpret and process large amounts of complex information
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

Remuneration and Benefits

Package:

  • 20 days holiday + additional 3 days between Christmas and new year. Additional day’s holiday for every year of service, up to 25 days
  • An extra day off on your birthday

 

Benefits:

  • Work/Life Balance
    • Enhanced holiday leave
    • Flexible working location
    • Flexible working hours
    • Monthly flexi hour
    • Opportunity to buy/sell holiday
    • Emergency care leave
    • Live Free foundation – opportunity to apply for an annual grant to live your life to the full
    • Paid medical leave
    • Waggy Wednesdays – chance to bring your dog to work
  • Career Development & Progression
    • Weekly Learning Lunches
    • Annual tailored training programme
    • Monthly coaching-check ins with line manager to set / review objectives
    • Paid study leave
  • Providing Financial Support
    • Healthcare cash plans
    • Enhanced pension contributions
    • Emergency loans
    • Home deposit loans
    • Death in service cover
    • Access to hundreds of discounts at high street retailers
    • Company-funded employee gifts
  • Health & Wellbeing
    • Mental health first aiders
  • Employee assistance programme including Counselling, legal support and financial advice
    • GP helpline
    • Flu jabs
    • Discounted gym membership
    • Impact days – to support a cause close to your heart
  • Staying Social
    • Book club
    • Film club
    • Football club
    • Rounders club
    • Table tennis tournaments
    • Firsty Fridays
    • Summer away days
    • Social committee
    • Thrive committee
    • Charity committee
    • Christmas committee

Please send your CV with a covering note to joinus@wpragency.co.uk