PR & Social Media Executive - 12 contract

The Talent Group

Our client is the leading distributor or international health and beauty brands in the UK retail & etail market. They pride themselves on their proven

Job title: PR & Social Media Executive
Location: Ascot
Package: £25,000 - £27,000
Industry: Health and Beauty Brands
Duration: Initial 12-month contract
 
Our client is the leading distributor or international health and beauty brands in the UK retail & etail market. They pride themselves on their proven track record of bringing niche, emerging health & beauty brands and products to the market and strategically building them into sought after market leading brands. This is an initial 12 month contract due to the brand new launch of one of their beauty products with a high chance of the role going full time with the addition of other brands
New brands bought on over the next year.
 
As a PR & Social Media Executive your duties will include:
 
  • Managing a new beauty brands
  • Overseeing the day to day activity of key social media and PR accounts
  • Supporting the Assistant PR & Social Media Manager on brand activations, campaigns and strategy implementations
  • Focusing on growing key brand social media accounts by delivering highly engaging campaigns and being reactive to trends
  • Running and monitoring daily paid social media campaigns and ads
  • Engaging daily with social media audiences to increase followings and engagement rates
 
The successful PR & Social Media Executive will have the following skills/experiences –
 
  • At least 3 years’ experience in managing social media campaigns and budgets
  • Ability to grow a social media following with highly engaged audiences
  • Familiar with social media and PR management tools including Sprout Social, Salesforce, Later, Kantar and ResponseSource
  • Strong knowledge of all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn and Pinterest
  • Experience with creating and running social media paid ad campaigns through Facebook Business Manager
  • Experience with using Adobe programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Competent with Excel, Powerpoint, Word, Google Docs & Canva
Desirable experience
  • Strong existing relationships with press and influencers
  • Experience working with third party agencies
  • Worked in the health & beauty industry
Benefits
  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5.00pm with an hour for lunch (unpaid)
  • 25 days holiday + 1 for Birthday
  • Free Parking
  • Qualifying Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Group Life Assurance Scheme
  • Group Critical Illness Scheme
  • Group Income Protection Scheme
  • Group Health Insurance – Cash Back-after 3 months
  • Private Health Insurance – Surgery-after 3 months
To apply for this position of PR & Social Media Executive please click on button shown or contact Simon Hogg for further information.