It's Nice That

Social Media Assistant

Based: London
Level: Intern
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Fixed-term
Applications Close: 19 June 2018
Twitter: @itsnicethat
Job Listing Added: 11 June 2018

We're on the look out for an enthusiastic and creative social media assistant to join It’s Nice That for three months. Within this role you will support the social media manager in delivering It’s Nice That’s evolving social media strategy, and play an integral part in championing our creative community.

This is an exciting opportunity for those who have a genuine passion for the creative industry and a great understanding of the role social media plays within digital publishing.

Applicants must be available to start from Monday 2nd July. This is a 3 month contract.

Key Tasks

  • Scheduling of It’s Nice That content across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, and Pinterest. 
  •  Monitoring all social channels and responding to followers and creatives.  
  • Contacting creatives to collaborate in social media features. 
  •  Building social reports to share with wider company. 
  • Creating assets and images for social channels in Photoshop or Indesign. 
  • Competitor analysis - looking for trends in social distribution and content ideas.
  • Searching for breaking news content to send to editorial team.
    Supporting social media manager to deliver content at It’s Nice That events.

Key Skills 

  • Prior experience in social media or editorial related role. 
  • Fun and confident tone of voice. 
  • Excellent grammar and copywriting skills. 
  • A solid understanding of social media metrics and behaviours for building reports. 
  • Experience using Photoshop, Indesign or relative software to create and edit social media assets. 
  • Strong communication skills.

About you 

  • You will posses the skill to own our TOV, and know how to use images and video to create truly engaging social media content. 
  • You will be a natural ideas person, and can react quickly to ideas or content opportunities. 
  • You will have a great understanding of the creative industry: you’ll know who’s doing great work within graphic design, illustration, photography and animation communities.

Job Details 

  • Salary: £408/Week (London Living Wage) 
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am — 6pm (flexible hours between 8am – 7pm) 
  • Location: 21 Downham Road, London N1 5AA 
  • Application deadline: Midday, Tuesday 19th June 2018 (Interviews: 21st and 22nd June 2018)

It’s Nice That believes passionately that creative inspiration is for everyone and by championing the most exciting and engaging work online, in print and through our events programme, we want to open up this world to the widest possible audience.

Founded in 2007, It’s Nice That has grown across many platforms and has a reach of over half a million readers a month. These include the website which is updated daily, a bi-annual magazine Printed Pages and events including our monthly Nicer Tuesdays talks series.

As well as publishing inspirational work, we also harness this creative expertise to help brands communicate their messages through partnerships.

It's Nice That work collaboratively across editorial, creative, project management and marketing teams and currently consists of total staff of 13 full time (Editorial, Creative, Project Management and Marketing) and 2 freelance.

The HudsonBec Group 

 It's Nice That is part of The HudsonBec Group – a group of companies that exist to enable creativity to thrive. Founded by Will Hudson and Alex Bec the group provides a structure for a series of small, beautifully structured companies that share a purpose, values, a studio space and above all, a belief in the power of creativity. Companies currently include It's Nice That, Anyways and Lecture in Progress.

Located in Haggerston we're a short walk from Shoreditch and Dalston as well as being connected to the rest of London through several bus routes and the London Overground.

Full Address: 21 Downham Road, London N1 5AA

There are five key values we live by and they define the way we work day in, day out:  

  • Make it Happen (Be Proactive) 
  • Embrace the New (Be Brave) 
  • Find Out More (Be Curious) 
  • Everybody Matters (Be Human) 
  • Work with Others (Be Collaborative)