Social Life

Senior Social Media Designer

Based: London
Level: Senior
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 17 March 2019
Twitter: @hellosociallife
Job Listing Added: 18 February 2019

We’re a young social content agency based in London and LA, specialising in bringing brands and broadcasters together on the internet in innovative and rewarding ways.
With an ever-growing reputation for world-class creative, strategy, campaign executions, community management and audience development, Social Life was founded in 2014 by ex BBC Radio 1 social and digital producers Alistair Parrington and Laura-May Coope.
You’ve probably already seen us in action, we work with some of the most exciting clients with the biggest social audiences in existence including Netflix, MTV, Amazon, Apple and Zynga.


Social Life is looking for a Senior Designer to head up an exciting new account with an international household name entertainment brand. They will be the primary dedicated design resource on the account, working parallel to Social Life’s existing Design team and reporting in to the Head of Studio.


ESSENTIAL
Senior social media designer with several years of agency or newsroom experience
Fluent in motion graphics and video editing, working in Adobe CC on Mac.
Able to lead video small-scale production shoots (DSLR camera work, lighting & sound setup, etc)
Comfortable leading a high-profile project for an international household name entertainment brand
Able to pick up direct comms with client where needed
Comfortable working in a fast-paced and adaptable environment


DESIRABLE
Experience designing in an editorial/newsroom team
Experience in social media for entertainment brands


THE ROLE
Taking daily briefs from the editorial/newsroom team and Editor
Joining newsroom meetings to help plan/develop content concepts and sense check ideas
Joining monthly client meetings and regular written communications with client
Briefing in and overseeing additional junior designers where demand requires
Working on longer repeatable content, as well as quick turnaround reactive content


Social Life is looking to build a diverse team of British voices for this account, so applicants from all backgrounds are very welcome.

How to Apply

Send a CV and portfolio to [email protected], with subject line "Senior Designer February 2019".