Social Media Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Luke Passmore

  • Contact email:

    luke.passmore@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH95763_1546969210

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-07

  • Start date:

    ASAP

(Social Media,Facebook,Twitter,Linked In,Video,Editor, News,International,Media) Our client is seeking a Social Media Manager to shape and implement strategy for storytelling and audience development on different platforms. The ideal candidate should have experience with journalism, Social Media and strong experience leading talented and multi disciplined teams.

Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Managing a team that creates video experiences on Facebook, Twitter, Snap and Instagram
  • Developing and establishing strategies for audience engagement and growth
  • Working with journalists to develop ideas for telling stories on social that best use words, images, videos and interactive assets
  • Tracking success and feeding up into a larger digital strategy
  • Maintaining Reuters Trust principles and standards across all platforms


Key Relationships:

This Manager will be capable of managing a team across time zones, as well influencing journalists throughout the organisation to adopt best practices in digital storytelling. The role will report to the Managing Editor.


Essential Skills & Experience Required:

  • Understanding of audience engagement metrics and industry best practices
  • Excellent news judgement
  • Excellent writing and news presentation skills
  • Deep understanding of global news


Desired Skills:

  • Experience managing social accounts for news outlets
  • Deep understanding of financial news
  • Video production or editing experience
  • Experience with motion graphics and animations

This organisation is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. The client does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply online or for more information please contact:

Luke Passmore - 0117 9309703