CAREERS

MARKETING & SOCIAL MEDIA ASSISTANT (FULL TIME)

closing date: 10/10/22

Please note this is not a freelance position.

ABOUT THE ROLE…

We are looking for a highly versatile, creative and enthusiastic individual who will operate under a split role within the business.

One half of the role – supporting the Group Head of Marketing by carrying out various marketing tasks in order to help reach our marketing goals and objectives within South Coast Social and our accompanying businesses (SCS Media and The Social Game).

The other half of the role – to work closely with our Social Media Manager’s to support our client’s social media campaigns with a variety of community management and written / visual content creation.

BEFORE YOU APPLY, YOU SHOULD HAVE…

At least 2 years demonstrable marketing experience, plus knowledge of managing social media platforms for business including; Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube, TikTok and Instagram for a variety of businesses / clients.

Experience of both B2B and B2C and working with niche, luxury brands would be an advantage. A degree level qualification or equivalent volume of experience in marketing, journalism or English

YOU WILL BE…

Working closely with our Group Head of Marketing to brainstorm & execute our marketing strategies and campaigns, including but not limited to; writing copy for our blogs, email newsletters and website, researching social media news and updates, planning and actioning a variety of tasks across multiple company marketing and social media platforms.

Supporting the planning and implementation of regular analysis surveys, polls, and other market research to look for social media patterns and trends. Helping to plan promotional events hosted by the company’s marketing department across all SCS Group companies. Engaging in marketing team planning sessions and presenting updates on project progress.

Supporting our Social Media Managers and working with your own core clients to deliver strong organic creative content that is not only entertaining, compelling and engaging, but also aligns closely with the individual key business objectives of our clients, combining in-depth knowledge of popular social media platforms with the ability to communicate in a clear and engaging way.

Supporting our Social Media Managers with the preparation of monthly analysis and preparing concise, detailed social media advertising reports and delivering them with confidence to our clients and team.

Writing client blog posts and email marketing campaigns Assisting on client photography and filming shoots as required

YOU WILL NEED…

Proven copywriting and communication skills. You must be able to demonstrate how you have conveyed key messages and crafted original, beautiful and engaging social posts and longform content (e.g. blogs, thought leadership pieces) with creative copy, adapting tone of voice as appropriate, as well as presented your ideas clearly and confidently.

A strong knowledge of the digital marketing landscape and how it all fits together – we are a social media company so a passion for this industry is essential!

Absolute pride in your work.

The ability to plan and work effectively on your own initiative, organising your own diary, workloads and client meetings

Proven design/photography skills for digital marketing.

Ideally, experience with marketing software including Mailchimp, WordPress, Adobe platforms,

Canva, Facebook Business Manager and social media scheduling tools.

WORKING FOR SOUTH COAST SOCIAL

COMPANY BENEFITS

An additional days leave for every year you are with the company plus an additional bonus day after first year – uncapped.

Your birthday off, paid

Company Pension

A paid ‘do good’ day

A monthly wellness benefit payment to pay for a gym membership, or whatever you chose to benefit your physical health

2 x company socials a year (summer / xmas) fully paid for by the company

PLUS ALSO

Company phone (Account Managers)

Paid for social media qualifications

Free parking

Flexible working patterns and a WFH option

ABOUT US…

Please note you will be based in our central Bournemouth office and will need to hold a full driving licence with access to your own car as travel to clients is required.

We are one of the leading social media agencies on the south coast with ambitious plans for growth, so we’re looking for someone who shares this mindset and is keen to carve a place for themselves in our expanding team.

To apply for a role, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@southcoastsocial.com clearly outlining your suitability and which role you are applying for.