Social Media Executive - Retail Head Office

Job Title: Social Media Executive - Retail Head Office
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £130.00 - £150.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BH-43848
Contact Name: Sara Hamblin
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2019 16:37

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are working on an interim opportunity with a high street retailer on a social media executive.

We are looking ideally for candidates who have fashion/retail or agency experience and are capable to hit the ground running.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating Social Content - writing copy, image selection, including Instagram stories
  • Scheduling content via Sprout Social
  • Working with our digital agency to provide all copy and image assets required for social media advertising
  • Monitoring social activity, liaising with Customer Services and replying to messages via Sprout
  • Reporting, weekly and monthly using Digital agency reports, google analytics and internal reports

Key Skills:

  • Retail fashion social media experience preferably 4 years plus
  • Excellent command of the English language and grammar (as they will be writing all copy themselves)
  • Social scheduling reporting and monitoring experience tool such as Sprout Social, Hootsuite or Buffer
  • Proficient Google analytics
  • Photoshop and Microsoft Office proficient

Please note this is an interim opportunity and we are only able to consider candidates with no notice period.


Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.