Social Media Executive - plus Bonus Scheme!

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Digital Media, Social Media

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sabrina Olson

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sabrina Olson

Social Media Executive - OSCAR - £18-25,000 dependant on experience plus annual holidays away, bonus scheme, healthcare package, early finish Fridays, flexible working!

The Opportunity

Oscar, THE best small recruitment agency to work for in the UK, are looking for a Social Media Executive to join our growing marketing team, based within our Manchester City Centre HQ.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic person to roll-up their sleeves and get creative with our social media content. You will get the chance to devise and implement cross-platform campaigns and react to the latest relevant industry news. What's more, you'll also be encouraged to explore and experiment with writing, graphic design, and video to convey our messaging in the most effective way.
Ultimately, your life's purpose will be to ensure our content is on-point.

The Company
Oscar are a specialist STEM recruitment agency that source fantastic new employees and contractors for amazing companies across the UK, Europe, and the US. Our consultants recruit for the technology, digital, energy, life sciences, and construction sectors. We have also won copious awards for our commitment to employee well-being, disability awareness, and commercial acumen.
In particular, we have been commended for the way we develop our team members' careers and for our investment in people. We've also been recognised as a world class company to work for and the 5th best small company to work for in the UK.

Other benefits of working for Oscar include:
Half-day Fridays
Hybrid working model - the best of both worlds with home & office working
Work from the most sustainable office in Manchester. Our office has a living wall, first class cycle-to-work facilities, solar panels and beehives on the roof, and much more.
Regular socials, including a summer and winter social event
Trips abroad for high achievers
Discounted gym memberships
Private healthcare scheme

The skills IDEALLY required for this role include:
* You can write tight copy with flair.
* You can create social posts that are fun, reflect our company's culture, and pique peoples' interests.
* You can write and generate ideas for social plans.
* You can use platform analytics to report on and measure performance.
* You have experience using the Adobe Creative suite (you don't have to be an expert designer).
* You can quickly learn new creative mobile apps that help make your content look great.
* You enjoy engaging clients and candidates through multiple social platforms.
* You can drive.
* You can present your ideas clearly to a range of stakeholders.
* You have SOME video and audio production skills.

The type of person IDEALLY required for this role:
* You love using and learning about social media (in both your professional and personal life).
* You have 2+ years' experience of B2B lead generation through social channels.
* You have recruitment industry experience. (This is not a deal-breaker).
* You are organised.
* You are proactive.
* You find your own solutions to problems.
* You are creative.
* You are driven.
* You are keen to learn.
* You work well both in a team and on your own.
* You are good at working with a range of different personalities.

Social Media Executive - OSCAR - £18-25,000 dependant on experience plus annual holidays away, bonus scheme, healthcare package, early finish Fridays, flexible working!

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