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DIGITAL CONTENT & SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST

International motorsport & hospitality focus (London based with extensive international travel) 

Based: London

Status: Fulltime 

Reports to: Director & Lead Digital Strategist

Language: Impeccable English, additional language skills are merited 

Start date: 4th quarter of 2020

About Us

We are 16K Agency, a growing digital creative agency working with some of the biggest brands in international motorsport. We are a hungry, fast-paced agency team that thrives on brilliant digital creativity. We specialise in digital & branded content, content production, social media, creative strategy, microcontent and social media management. 

 

We are based in Melbourne, Stockholm and soon to be London. Our work provides us with extensive international travel with the opportunity to work with global brands on a daily basis. 

 

We are positioned for exceptional growth and our people have the ability to shape their future within our highly motivated and passionate team. 

The Role

The role of Digital Content & Social Media Specialist will see you leading an international team of visual content creators focused on developing epic digital and social media content around the world. You’ll lead, inspire and motivate the team to always be pushing the bar higher for the content and strategies we develop for our clients. You’ll also be at the coal face yourself and showcasing your own creativity and production ability.

 

When we cover live events you’ll kick into a higher gear where long days, high pressure and multitasking won’t make you blink an eye. You’ll be a master of scheduling and production, making sure the team and yourself are in the right place at the right time ready to create incredible content. 

 

You’re fully prepared to get your hands dirty and you’ll be responsible for the daily management, copywriting, scheduling and posting on our client’s social media channels. You’ll need to be brilliant under pressure with untouchable attention to detail. You’re a team player and inspirational colleague to work with. 

 

About You

You’re a great human and somebody that people gravitate to and want to be around. You have a strong background of digital, social media & digital marketing. Written and verbal communication is a huge strength of yours. You are also a team player, a leader, a natural creative thinker and a digital native. Ideally, you’ll have a passion for motorsport (or willing to learn) and you have a commercial mindset that’s sharp and focused, with a high attention to detail. You will play a key role in the growth of the agency and the opportunities that follow that will be your reward. 

One of your main strengths is your creative thinking. You obsess over client objectives and how to exceed them. You've got an excellent level of hands-on experience with photography, video and editing. You know what can be achieved and how to make incredible content because you've done it before and excelled. 

You have a strong grasp of social media analytics and can understand what works and why and how to relay this to our clients. You're highly motivated, a self starter and you're dependable. 

 

Benefits & Perks

  • Paid international travel

  • Flexible ‘work from anywhere’ policy

  • Fully paid day off for your birthday. 

  • Rubbing shoulders and working with everyone from celebrities and top athletes to world leaders.

  • Very fun and entertaining work environment (if we can say so ourselves)

  • Opportunity to grow and make a real difference in an expanding company

 

Required Skillset

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

  • Must have at least 3 years' experience in a content and social media focused role, and the ability to showcase results.

  • Advanced knowledge and skillset on major social media platforms (Instagram, Google, Facebook, Snapchat, YouTube and TikTok)

  • Proven, strong hands-on creative and production skills with video and photography.

  • Social storytelling skills with your phone as the main tool. 

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

  • Project management and problem-solving skills.

  • Experience of leading a team and interpersonal skills

  • UK driving license or international driving license 

Technical Skillset

  • Photography, design and/or video skills, including knowledge of photoshop, Lightroom & InDesign, FinalCutPro and Premiere. 

  • Technical social media marketing skills (advertising, SEO, analytics etc.

This is a dream job bound to make you the envy of everyone you know. If you’re truly ready for an incredible step and breathtaking journey then we look forward to hearing from you!

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 providing us with:

  1. CV

  2. Custom cover letter

  3. Links/Imagery or similar, showcasing your proven experience in a similar role 

  4. Tell us why you want to work with us and why you're ready for this next step in your career.
     

Send your application to hello@16kagency.com with the title “SOCIAL MEDIA GENIUS FOR HIRE”