SOCIAL MEDIA EXECUTIVE

An opportunity exists for a hungry and talented social media executive to join our agency supporting our social media and content teams. This junior role is suited to a driven and knowledgeable marketing/media background

LOCATION

London/Hybrid

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

START DATE

Full-time

ASAP

The Role

  • The role of Social Media Executive will see you working in an international team of visual content creators focused on developing epic digital and social media content around the world.

  • You’re fully prepared to get your hands dirty and you’ll be responsible to support the daily management, copywriting, scheduling, and posting on our client’s social media channels. You will then continue to gather the results, and share these details with the team and clients.  This means you must be extremely confident in your communication skills and with very high attention to detail even under pressure. 

  • For this role, the understanding and knowledge of motorsport, specifically F1 will be imperative. When we cover live events, from home or at location, you’ll kick into a higher gear where long days, high pressure, and multitasking won’t make you blink an eye. 

  • A big part of our core business is to create content. You will be assisting in managing the content that comes through and make sure that it gets stored or sent to the people who need it. 

  • You will also need to bring out your creative flair, as you will assist in editing images in lightroom(presets), making decks/ reports and putting together various creative assets in platforms such as Canva and alike.

About You

  • You have a background in social media & digital marketing of a minimum of 1 year. You must have a huge passion for motorsport and ideally F1. Equal on your list of passions should be social, we need someone who obsesses over the numbers, social trends, and performance. Someone who can’t contain their excitement to see their latest creation go live and is ready to analyse how it performs. 

  • Working in a small team like ours, we need to see that you're highly motivated, a self-starter and you're dependable. You are a team player, a natural creative thinker, and digitally fluent. You will play a key role in the growth of the agency, and we are wanting to see someone that really owns their projects, taking full responsibility for the project from start to finish.

Required Skillset

  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant field or equivalent experience.

  • Must have at least 1 years' experience in a content and social media focused role, and the ability to showcase real results.

  • Advanced knowledge and skill set on major social media platforms (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok)

  • Self-sufficient in Lightroom. 

  • Impeccable English skills.

  • Must have excellent written, verbal, and communication skills.

  • Excellent presentation and deck-building skills. 

  • Ultimate professional, self-motivated, team player, customer-focused, and highly resilient. 

  • Well-organised and efficient, even in a fast-paced environment.

  • Project management and problem-solving skills.

  • Merited: UK driving license and/or international driving license

Merited

  • Other European language skills (in particular German, French, Spanish, Italian).

  • Direct experience in motorsport or other higher-level sport

  • Experience using data and metrics to measure impact and determine improvements.

  • Technical social media marketing skills; paid, SEO, analytics, etc.

  • Merited to have some photography/video, graphic design, and/or editing skills, including knowledge of photoshop, InDesign, FinalCutPro, and Premiere or alike.

  • Journalism or copywriting experience. 

Responsbilities 

  • Attend selected motorsport events/F1 races

  • Support in live commentary and community management across all platforms during race weekends. 

  • Assist in the overall managing, planning and posting to social accounts.

  • Work with multiple clients, mainly in the world of Formula 1 but also outside as needed.

  • Stay up to date with the current news and updates of Formula 1.

  • Gather data for reports, including analysing data and presenting the results alongside the social media manager. 

  • Assist in creating briefs, and schedules for the team, clients, and internally. 

  • Assist in preparing shoots and ahead of race weekends. 

  • Managing content that comes through for various projects.

  • Support in scheduling, editing, copywriting of social posts.

About Us

  • We are a growing digital creative agency working with some of the biggest brands at the highest level of international motorsport. We specialise in digital & branded content, content production, creative strategy and social media.
     

  • We are positioned for exceptional growth and we’re looking for people who want to join us on that journey. We work with people who like the idea of being able to shape their career in the fascinating world of Formula 1 and motorsport, alongside a passionate and highly motivated team. We are seeking the creatively curious and super talented to join and grow with us. 
     

  • We encourage diverse creative thinking and perspectives, and we love to challenge ourselves consistently to create amazing work that stands out and ultimately meets the objectives of our clients. We are an equal opportunity agency that believes that diversity in our people, leads to diversity in our ideas. 

Benefits & Perks

  • Work on a roster of global brands.

  • Hybrid office weeks 

  • Flexible ‘work from anywhere’ policy.

  • Paid day off for your birthday 🎉

  • Opportunity to grow with an incredibly ambitious and expanding team.

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Tech scheme

How To Apply

If you’re still reading at this point and you’re a little bit sweaty betty about this role then shoot through an email with a custom cover letter and a portfolio link that showcases your insanely hot skills and details exactly why you are perfect for this role. In further regards to your folio, as this role (unfortunately) is not just about shooting fast cars, we would love to see any photos with lifestyle/people/event focus as well!

Apply here or apply via LinkedIn 

 

Please attach the following to your application:

  • CV

  • Custom cover letter and portfolio

  • Mark the email with “SENIOR SM MANAGER FOR HIRE"
     

ONLY APPLICATIONS WITH PORTFOLIOS AND COVER LETTERS WILL BE CONSIDERED!

 

Also, due to the nature of this role, you must live nearby a major international airport. Please state where in London you are located.