Black Sparrow Presents/HouseOf Vans

Social & Digital Manager

Based: London
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 11 August 2018
Job Listing Added: 28 June 2018

BLACK SPARROW PRESENTS/HOUSE OF VANS LONDON


Business Title: Social & Digital Manager
Location: House of Vans London
Department: Interactive
Duration: Full-Time, Permanent


GENERAL:


As Social & Digital Manager , you will be responsible for educating and entertaining the House Of Vans London audience – continually seeking to amplify our core values and programme of events.


RELATIONSHIPS:


Internal: Interactive Project Manager, EMEA Central Interactive Team
External: Photographers, videographers, event & communication teams, sponsors and other third parties


RESPONSIBILITIES:


Support the Planning, creation and publishing engaging content across House Of Vans London Social Media channels: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and back office systems (art work requests, queue app data)


Own the Social Media calendar, ensuring event and brand content are balanced so engagement and audience growth targets are hit


Monitor the performance of organic and paid Social campaigns, providing stakeholders with comprehensive monthly reports


Work with the Interactive Project Manager to ensure all publishing deadlines are hit and digital communications are in-line with brand guidelines and tone of voice


Be the innovator for new Social Media initiatives, ensuring the core pillars of House Of Vans (Music, Action Sports, Art, Film, Street Culture) are reinforced


Brief designers, photographers and videographers – ensuring all content produced adheres to Vans global guidelines


Build and send the House Of Vans London bi-monthly/monthly email: ensuring subject lines, copy and layout are optimised


Cover events on Social Media via Instagram Stories/Live, Facebook Live and Twitter


Use Wordpress to publish news stories and relating to upcoming/past events and brainstorm concepts for new and exciting editorial
Complete any ad-hoc requests from internal stakeholders as required


Attend weekly project meetings, keeping the wider team updated on the communication plans for their events and projects


KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:


Minimum 3 years experience working in the arts/music/fashion sphere


Documented experience planning, briefing, running and reporting on paid social campaigns


Demonstrates ability to rely on data to inform strategy


Photography skills are a plus


Fantastic sense of humour with a keen eye for puns and memes


Excellent communicator & team player


Comprehensive knowledge of social media and best practices


Understands copywriting for web, including the importance of TOV and SEO


Knowledge of local London influencers


Comfortable managing multiple projects of varying scope


Advanced in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop & Microsoft Office packages


Must be willing to work hours outside of a normal working day, due to event requirements


Is a self-starter who is able to work independently


Competitive Salary and Benefits Package offered

How to Apply

Please send CVs to [email protected]