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Social Media Manager

Job Title: Social Media Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Duration: 3
REF: Ja - SMM - 01_1497284754
Contact Name: John Anakwenze
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

I currently have a great contract opportunity open for a Social Media Manager with experience in Community Management, Agency management, Campaign Management and Crisis management to come on-board and work for a reputable and vibrant telecommunications company based in Maidenhead with 1 - 2 days travel to London required. This will be a 3 month rolling contract with a competitive salary on offer.

Key experience:

  • More than 4 years experience in a social media and/or PR role, either in-house or agency
  • An active participation in and solid understanding of social media
  • Be a proactive self-starter that doesn`t wait to be asked
  • Able to take pragmatic decisions for the good of the cause, even under pressure
  • Excellent standard of written and spoken English
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent relationship and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to produce clear and concise presentations and reports
  • Hands on experience of managing social media platforms and blogger relationships
  • Excellent standard of written and spoken English.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Help to develop and implement a world class PR & Social media programme
  • Ongoing engagement and outreach to key bloggers and influencers to generate brand coverage online, during campaigns and as BAU
  • Help manage agency partner interface to maximise impact for our PR & Social media campaigns taking responsibility for achieving key social media targets on an annual and campaign basis
  • Brief our agency during campaigns to capture feedback and insight
  • Share monthly buzz monitoring reports with business stakeholders, manage new briefs into the agency and become a competent user of Radian 6
  • Manage daily conversation taking place on the client's Twitter feed, Facebook page and blog
  • Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the impact of social media programmes. Analyse, review, and report on effectiveness of campaigns in an effort to maximise results and track growth
  • Compile monthly buzz reporting and ad-hoc reports
  • Develop and manage a conversation calendar that is fully integrated with the PR strategy and programme
  • Act as an advocate for Three in social media spaces, engaging in conversations and responding to queries where appropriate.
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, applications, design and strategy
  • Provide ongoing advice and recommendations on the opportunities to grow our social media presence within marketing and across the business and agree hand-off points between social media comms team and other functions e.g. Retail, Customer Services.
  • Help drive an industry leading "always on" newsroom approach to ensure Three is relevant and involved in topical news

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