Social Media Marketing Executive / Whizz - Leading Travel Company

Christchurch, Dorset
Competitive Salary + Benefits
26 Jun 2018
24 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Social Media Marketing Executive / Whizz - Leading Travel Company
Christchurch BH23
Competitive Salary (DOE) + Excellent Benefits & Perks Inc Discounted Travel

We are not just looking for someone who’s good, but we want the very best social media person to lead our business in a new digital and social strategy.

Are you able to create an entire social media brand campaign in an industry which is all about leisure and lifestyle? Can you create more engagement than any of our competitors and use it to increase sales.

We need an amazing social media expert – and not just for Facebook! You will have serious experience in paid, owned and earned social channel marketing and bring your expertise to help us on our social media brand journey. As one of the UK’s fastest growing travel brands, the opportunity to put social media at the heart of our marketing is immense!

As a Social Media Executive, you will execute the delivery of social media strategy, increase engagement and grow social media channel numbers.

You will be the first of a growing social media team.

About The Business

We are the areas leading travel company. Our ever expanding head offices near Bournemouth Airport are home to over 25 of our team, but that doesn’t tell the full story as we have over 300 homeworkers working all across the UK.

We are one of the fastest growing travel companies in the UK today, selling holidays to clients wanting to travel everyone from Malaga to the Maldives. 

We are not your typical travel company, with most of our business coming through referrals and relationships. In the last year we have one over 12 awards celebrating the success of our business and our team.

It’s fast pace, exciting, rewarding with the opportunity to see first hand the results of your work and the impact it has on our sales team. 
With a rapidly expanding business and team there are many opportunities to grow and develop your role within the business.

Responsibilities as a Social Media Marketing Executive:

+ Help with the creation and direction of our new social media strategy
+ Day-to-day running of social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, twitter, YouTube, Blog)
+ Play an active role on social feeds
+ Develop engaging, creative, innovative content for social channels, which engage audiences and promote brand-focussed messages
+ Manage the social media marketing calendar to maximise impact of product launches and brand campaigns
+ Research, evaluate and monitor the latest social media marketing trends
+ Help identify relevant social media influencers
+ Execute social media communications strategies for new products
+ Track and report analytics, initiatives and campaigns across all social media channels
+ Execute and maximize exposure of all relevant sponsorship and ambassador programmes
+ Maintain the blog, ensuring press releases and relevant PR content are published on time

About you:

+ Previous experience in social media strategy development and execution – minimum 2-3 years
+ Hands on experience in content production (text, image, video) and social influencer & community management
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Solid knowledge of Facebook Ads Manager, LinkedIn Campaign Manager and Google Analytics
+ Paid social advertising experience a major plus
+ Creativity
+ Excellent written English and close attention to detail
+ Marketing skills
+ Highly Organised


+ Competitive salary
+ Results based bonus
+ Cost price travel
+ Opportunity to travel with work 
+ Pension
+ Salary Sacrifice Programme 

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