Senior Social Media Strategist


Competitive salary + benefits

Ref: SM1140

Working for one of the leading media agencies in the South West, my client is looking for an experienced Senior Social Media Strategist to lead the audience and social media development of the group and develop the digital reach and profile of the business.

You’ll have experience of working at a senior level in a creative social/digital media role within an agency or a brand and will have spent a number of years specifically developing social plans and content.

Your previous role(s) will have seen you working with well-known brands and you can demonstrate how your ideas have made a tangible difference to campaigns/business performance.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing new social strategies and content plans that connect and build a strong affinity with consumers.
  • Interpreting information from various sources to inform your recommendations (e.g. subject matter experts, research docs, results, competitor activity, Google Analytics, insight reports).
  • Developing recommendations across a range of social channels and distil your ideas and thoughts into well-articulated plans with a clear rationale.
  • Taking an active role in creating and directing the development of new social creative, including generating new ways of creating quality content at the scale required by our clients. This will include working as part of an integrated team (creative, media and PR) on large campaigns, as well as social campaigns.
  • Writing, delivering and managing the process of social briefs to get the best from both internal and external creative suppliers.
  • Editing copy and images to ensure quality standards are upheld and that content is correctly tailored for each brand.
  • Develop a strong day-to-day relationship with key clients and internal stakeholders.
  • Managing the Social Media Exec, ensuring their output is of a high quality and on plan, and supporting and covering them at key periods.


  • 25 days annual holiday, additional 3 days over Christmas plus Bank Holidays.
  • Pension: 3% company contributionmatched by way of salary sacrifice.
  • A great coffee machine.
  • Secure bike parking and really good showers.

To apply for this job please drop me a line, quoting Ref: SM1140, together with your CV  to: