Storm Creative

Social Media Outreach & Marketing Executive

Job Added: 26 June 2019
Applications Close: 10 August 2019
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: Leigh-on-Sea
Twitter: @stormcreative

Salary: Competitive, based on ability

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Due to continued expansion at Storm, we are looking to recruit a Social Media Outreach and Marketing Executive.

You’ll be responsible for managing the social media accounts of key individuals across multiple organisations, growing their reach and influence in line with their marketing objectives.

You’ll need to take a proactive approach to deliver connections and maximise client visibility across digital platforms. A professional attitude is also required, as you’ll be engaging with content on behalf of clients and managing their online presence across a range of social media channels.

Strategic direction will be provided, but ultimately you’ll have a high level of autonomy to execute the agreed social objectives, nurture followers and increase brand awareness.

To deliver effective results, you’ll need empathy, intelligence and social savviness. The ideal candidate will be a truly lateral thinker with a keen eye to capitalise on relevant trends and topical events to create innovative social content. Prior experience with content development would be a strong advantage, however you’ll liaise with our content and design team to deliver all the assets you’ll need.

Key Accountabilities:

- Researching and building lists of key prospects to connect with.
- Daily engagement with relevant posts and connections.
- Posting content across multiple channels according to agreed schedules.
- Suggesting ideas for content, requesting copy, design, video assets and more from the department head.
- Tracking and reporting on the success of your online activity.
- Ongoing monitoring of the accounts you manage and key competitors.

Key Attributes:

- High levels of empathy with a personable nature.
- High levels of empathy with a personable nature.
- A keen instinct of how to ‘sell’ authentically online.
- Active interest in business, marketing and social media. Prior experience would be a distinct advantage.
- Strong commercial awareness.
- Strong English Language skills (you must be able to demonstrate this).
- Highly organised self-starter with excellent time management skills.
- Ability to work well under pressure.
- A background in sales would be beneficial, to deliver the confidence and volume of engagement required.
- Strong excel skills are essential.

About Storm:

Storm are a forward-thinking, fast-paced and growing full-service agency. Based in our custom-built office in Leigh-on-Sea - voted the happiest place in the UK - you’ll get to work on varied and interesting projects in Essex’s No. 1 agency.

Comprehensive Benefits Package:

- 28 days paid holiday (including bank holidays)
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Workplace pension scheme
- Regular appraisals
- Cinema nights with free popcorn
- Fully-stocked free bar on Fridays
- Monthly social calendar
- Closed at Christmas / extra gift holiday at Christmas
- Christmas party
- Summer social
- Birthday treats
- Work anniversary loyalty celebrations and bonuses
- Payday breakfast buffet
- Cycle to work scheme
- Personal development resource allowance
- Late grace for children’s school events
- Perks: 20% off lunches, haircuts 50% off, discounted beauty treatments and much more…

How to apply

This role is perfect for someone looking to make their mark and create a real impact on social media.

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply on our website:

Please provide a covering letter, CV, examples of your work and links to your social profiles – and don’t be afraid to show us what you’re really capable of!

Please Note: We will be unable to consider you for this role if you do not send a covering letter or if you’re unable to demonstrate real examples of how well you actively use a range of social media channels.

No calls from agencies please.