Social Media Manager - Contract Position

Industry Specialisation:
Leisure & Tourism, Marketing, Media & Creative/Digital
Industry Sector
£300 Per Day
Contract Type:

Our Client

Our client is looking for a Social Manager for a 3 month contract role which also has the possibility of turning permanent.

The Role of Social Media Manager

You will be required to:-

Plan the social calendar:

  • Responsible for and leading on the planning and structure of the content calendar, working with  digital team intern.
  • Responding to and creating ad-hoc posts

Write the social copy for all channels:

  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Youtube
  • Pintrest

Post Admin:

  • Editing assets, including image resizes, and/or writing briefs
  • Creating UTMs for each post
  • Uploading copy and assets into the social media management tool (Hootsuite)
  • Tagging each post appropriately
  • Targeting each post appropriately
  • Management of the 3rd parties and content creators to develop content to populate content plan.

Schedule posts

  • Posting natively where necessary i.e. biographies
  • Monitoring Instagram immediately afterwards for negative comments
  • Providing screenshots and links to client for non-posts i.e. Instagram bios
  • Maintaining and managing all social campaign tags/labels etc
  • Taking screenshots and recording statistics for all Instagram stories and non-posts
  • Providing to the client on the first day of the month for the previous month

Liaise with stakeholders from various departments:

  • Liaising with third parties on behalf of or agency client as well as theirs
  • Working in collaboration with the Communications Social Media Manager and regions to share and distribute content.
  • Acting as the intermediary for the social management tool / platform
  • Acting as the intermediary for social channels
  • Acting as the intermediary for any other tools and resources


  • Management of social specific content shoots / supporting with social for product shoots
  • Staying abreast of social trends to share with the client
  • Maintaining best practice views
  • Industry learnings and efficiency identification

The Benefits

Up to £300 per day plus the possibility of a permanent role thereafter.