Social Media Executive

Posted 6 April by Centre People

The Company

A Highly successful gaming company based in Windsor are looking for a talented Social Media Executive to join their passionate team.

The Role

  • Responsible for social media content for all the company’s game software ("gamesoft") products across EMEA; focusing on their Football game.
  • Responsible for the daily execution of social media strategy and content calendars across a number of local, regional, and global accounts
  • For channels managed by external agencies, provide support to these partners and monitor output for consistent quality
  • Provide regular proactive and reactive content suggestions being aware of any and all brand/licensing restrictions that may apply
  • Work with the Communications Manager and other key stakeholders to develop the social media strategy for each account
  • Maintain extensive knowledge of current and emerging social media networks, understanding business uses for each and creating proposals for new additions/changes to existing channels as appropriate
  • Maintain broad knowledge of social media trends, data, and insight reports, sharing with the Communications Manager and other stakeholders where appropriate
  • With the support of appointed agencies, develop product-specific campaigns throughout the marketing lifespan; collaborating with PR and Brand teams where appropriate
  • Work closely with Brand teams to develop pre-approval marketing plans, use your knowledge to inform budgets and campaign ideas
  • Develop joint social campaigns or identify opportunities for impact
  • Build and maintain relationships with global team members in our Tokyo headquarters, US offices, and more; represent the European business in all things social media
  • Maintain knowledge of, and relationships with, high-impact European influencers and community members across all brands; suited for both organic and paid campaigns

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience in a social media role is essential; preferably from the sports or gaming industries
  • Passion for football at the European or global level is mandatiory
  • Knowledge of the gaming industry, including eSports, is strongly advised
  • Must be able to demonstrate a high-level of proactivity, independence, and creativity, but also understand the realities of working with global brands
  • Attention-to-detail, error-free copywriting, and a strong eye for design
  • Previous experience of using multiple social media tools, including Socialbakers and Brandwatch is desired
  • Previous experience of the using Adobe suite of software, including Photoshop, Premiere, and After Effects is desired

If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 2 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs.

Required skills

  • Social Media
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Online Gaming
  • gaming

Application questions

Do you have excellent experience within social media management within online gaming?
Do you have solid social media analytics expereince?
Are you extremely passionate about online gaming (particularly eFootball)?
Have you managed social media campaigns?

Reference: 42032900

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