Social Media Manager (Sports) - #Social #Media #Manager ( #Sports )

Social Media Manager (Sports) - #Social #Media #Manager ( #Sports )

Job Title: Social Media Manager (Sports) - #Social #Media #Manager ( #Sports )
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: EDL138813_1630079144
Contact Name: Evie Darroux
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 27, 2021 16:45

Job Description

Our client is a fast-growing Sport Marketing Aagency with clients who are athletes and brands. They are a full-service organisation, supporting a diverse roster of talent and brands, strategic brand development, content production and beyond. They are looking for a creative Social Media Manager to join their growing team. They are currently working remote but will be based in central London from Nov 2021.

The Role:
We are seeking a Social Media Manager to join our team and be a key member servicing athletes and brands. You will be managing social media and digital marketing for our brand clients. This position reports direclty to the Brand & Communications Manager.


  • Social Media Management: Responsible for growing and maintaining brand clients' social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitch & TikTok).
  • Community Development: Develop & manage existing and new communities within the client's industry. This will involve both digital and physical communities.
  • Online & Offline Research. Develop and execute research for internal use for current and future campaigns. Focus groups will be a key focus for the role.
  • Asset Bank Management: Develop and manage content bank required for client's channels alongside colleagues
  • Concept Development: Support on concept development with creative team.
  • Paid Media: Responsible for client audience segmentations and distribution of paid media budget.
  • Tone of Voice: Responsible for client tone of voice creation and evolution.
  • Reporting and Analysis. Create marketing reports for internal and external use.

The ideal candidate will have…

  • Minimum 3yrs' experience working within the Sports Marketing Industry a major plus
  • Strong track-record of social media community management and development within the sports industry. Either brand, sports club or agency background.
  • Strong oral/written communication skills
  • An in- depth understanding of social media platforms, industry trends, new technologies and sports industry trends across various sports
  • Develop & deliver marketing presentations, materials, and collateral
  • Develop framework for marketing reviews, including data analysis, collateral creation and tactical recommendations
  • Anticipate the needs of the sports audiences based on the current/upcoming priorities
  • Develop focus group and research tools for clients
  • Excellent copywriting skills; ability to write under pressure for multiple campaigns & clients simultaneously
  • Create and manage marketing plans/budgets that deliver to KPIs
  • Track record building and maintaining strong business / client relationships
  • Work independently and be accountable while also working as a team player who is collaborative
  • Experience running reports and exporting data from online platforms
  • A desire to work in the sports marketing industry
  • Editing skills across Adobe suite

Please send CV stating your salary expectations.


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