Social Media Marketing Exec

Title: Social Media Marketing Exec | £20K - £25K| Family Entertainment | Richmond

Industry: Creative industries

Role/Sector: Marketing   |   Social media   |   Graphic

Location: South London

Placement: Graduate job (permanent)

Salary: £20,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

Our client is part of a global games and entertainment giant, they provide entertainment venues fun for people of all ages across the UK. From ten-pin bowling, American pool tables, the latest arcade games, Pac-Man Soft play, food & drink, dodgem cars, parties, corporate events, and most recently, escape room and adventure golf. With 8 entertainment centres across the UK, the venues are widespread and all are easily accessible.

Their parent company was founded in Japan in 1955, and is most famous  for the Pac-Man, Tekken and Time Crisis video games, plus more modern entertainment brands such as Power Rangers, Tamagotchi and Ben 10.



This is a permanent role offering £20K - £25K depending on experience based in Richmond.  

NB: You need to be able to use photosho[ and the adobe suit and have some examples of what you have done AS WELL AS a passion for social media to be considered for interview

How you expect the candidate to spend their day:

  • Designing social media graphics
  • Monitoring company social media channels
  • Setting up of new social channels for locations
  • Producing content for social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and other relevant platforms (eg. Snapchat, Pinterest, Google + etc)
  • Producing a consistent brand message (established tone of voice) across all the social media channels
  • Engaging with social media users and respond to any mentions over Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube
  • Developing and maintaining a multichannel content schedule to ensure consistent, high-quality editorial execution that will inform and engage a target audience
  • Proposing new ideas and concepts for social media content
  • Contributing to the company Basecamp ( an active centralised area for the social information and assets)
  • Keeping up to date with social and digital trends, and sharing knowledge within the wider team
  • Supporting and recommending appropriate paid social media strategy to compliment our marketing activity
  • Regularly monitoring competitor social media sites and creating competitor analysis reports
  • Maintaining social media best practice guidelines
  • Assisting with social media performance reports and creation of digital assets for social media
  • Tracking social media influencers (e.g bloggers, celebrities, etc) and identify PR opportunities
  • Database cleansing and assisting with CRM

The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications:

  • A marketing, design, gaming or social media degree is preferred
  • Graphic design skills using the adobe suit
  • Experience of delivering Social Media marketing campaigns, ideally including paid for media
  • Demonstrable passion for social media community management and a command over fostering ongoing engagement across platforms
  • Strong technology skills
  • Creative thinker with impeccable persuasive copy writing skills
  • A self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Any experience in the gaming industry would be considered to be advantageous

What are the perks of working at this company:

  • Excellent entry level role 
  • Private pension
  • Summer working hours (finish at 3pm on Fridays)
  • Showroom full of games for employees to play during breaks
  • Understand the culture and work with a Japanese company
  • Unlimited tea and coffee machine, and even Japanese toilets in the office
  • Lieu days for working weekends
  • Summer and winter work parties
  • Beautifully designed offices

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