Social Media Manager - TV

Job Title: Social Media Manager - TV
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH72567
Contact Name: Brendon OSullivan
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2018 16:33

Job Description

Great interim role for an experienced Social Media Manager ideally with TV or Kid's experience to start immediately. This role is to support a permanent recruitment process and is working with a friendly and dynamic team based in Central London. Duties will include:


  • Lead social brainstorms and devise plans and creative ideas to support brands/channels in the social space, working in conjunction with the PR and marketing, digital, programming and creative teams.
  • Where appropriate manage influencers, programmes and work with show talent and associated communities to facilitate reach, engagement and discussion on their platforms (Twitter, Facebook etc).
  • Work with the central digital development and social teams to implement regional social strategies within the UK and report back to business on community/platform activity across the portfolio, developing monthly reports around reach, engagement and growth across the various platforms.
  • Manage agencies on larger scale social/digital engagement projects and campaigns, including growth strategies - organic and paid - to support the brand's social accounts
  • Manage ad/post boosting strategy, defining customized audiences and the boosting planning strategy, optimization, following up for optimization, reporting on results and insights, etc.
  • Monitor channel/brands discussion and 'talkability' in the social environment with a view to seeking and exploiting opportunities for further reach, engagement and community growth.
  • Work with relevant departments to feedback timely responses to any queries, complaints and comments made on the social platforms
  • Tracking performance and looking at future growth opportunities for the brands - both organic and paid, as well as other metrics like reach, engagement and interaction with the platforms. Provide monthly reporting on planned activity and results.
  • Work closely with the social media producer to develop all assets for all channels.

Essential Skills

  • Experience of the day to day management of social media platforms
  • Strong understanding of the digital landscape
  • Microsoft Office skills and knowledge, especially Power Point
  • Strong understanding of social media content, formats and ads planning and management.
  • Strong organisational and administrative experience
  • Strong copywriting skills and attention to detail
  • High experience of handling analytics around social media platforms, charting growth, engagement and reach.
  • Experience of planning, devising and implementing social media campaigns and strategy to target different audience groups
  • Experience managing agencies.
  • Experience of working with creative teams to devise digital assets



Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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