Can you create engaging, innovative social media campaigns that generate results? Do you have a passion for books and children's entertainment?
We have an exciting opportunity for a Social Media Manager to drive our community engagement strategies to grow, deepen and retain our consumer brand audiences, promote book sales, and ensure that ambitious growth is placed firmly at the heart of everything we do.
We publish some of the world's biggest and best-known authors and brands: from Roald Dahl to Peppa Pig. We pride ourselves on our innovation and we put consumers at the heart of everything we do.
Our world is changing. Fast. This means that we want to work with a wide range of talent as we find new ways to tell our stories. That is where you come in. We want to hear from different voices and see from fresh perspectives.
Whilst there is no need for formal qualifications or previous experience in publishing, we are looking for someone who can:
Help shape the strategy, set KPIs and deliver clear results to grow the Puffin and Ladybird online communities. Reporting on a regular basis to teams and stakeholders.
Develop and refine community management initiatives across platforms, building engagement and connecting our readers to deliver engaged brand audiences, and promote book sales.
Track, measure and report on channels performance on a regular basis.
Manage a Social Media Executive and support their development.
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate:
A creative, strategic and commercial approach
Excellent communication and project management skills
A proven track record in successfully creating and managing successful and innovative social campaigns across multiple social media platforms, ideally for a well-known brand within the children's/ family space.
Broad market awareness within children's media and family brands space, as well as developments and trends across the social media landscape.
If you're interested in this role, please apply with your CV and covering letter by midnight on the 17th January, 2020.
Please note, we are not able to accept agency CVs for this role, any sent speculatively, will not be eligible for a fee.
Company: The Random House Group Limited