Social Media Executive

CheckdMedia is seeking a talented, experienced and motivated Social Media Executive to work within our vibrant social team.

CheckdMedia is seeking a talented, experienced and motivated Social Media Executive to work within our vibrant social team.

Based in Manchester, the company is one of the UK’s fastest growing sports media businesses with a portfolio of owned and operated brands - including Footy Accumulators, The Winners Enclosure and Oddschanger.With c.1.7million fans across multiple social media platforms and c.750,000 unique users on owned and operated platforms, CheckdMedia works with some of the biggest betting brands in the country to amplify their message and offers alongside high-quality content which drives an engaged community of followers.

The company - like its brands - is youthful and vibrant with a fun culture which allows its staff to take the initiative to grow their skill sets along with their audiences.The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge in capturing, editing and delivering video content for our sport-based brands with an active audience of over 2 million across their social channels.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take pride in your work and perform to the best of your abilities at all times
  • Continually monitor competitor behaviour and communicate any interesting findings to Head of Social
  • Be able to work across multiple social media platforms
  • Ensure everything being posted and is ‘on-brand’ and in line with the specified tone of voice
  • Take an extreme and detailed interest in performance across both monthly and quarterly KPIs
  • Create engaging concepts and content ideas
  • Constantly monitor analytics/insights across all social platforms
  • Work closely with the commercial team to carry out strategies and campaigns to ensure the success of those deals is maximised
  • Have your finger on the pulse of all social media platforms and relay any relevant news to the Head of Social
  • Always be on the lookout for new ideas and innovations

Skills & Knowledge

  • Excellent knowledge of current sporting affairs Knowledge and understanding of the differences across social platforms to allow for seamless transition between Twitter, Facebook & Instagram
  • Ability to create high quality original content on Photoshop
  • Ability to edit video content (desired, not required)
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Exceptional written skills; spelling, grammar & punctuation, in order to convey professionalism to followers as well as current and potential partners
  • Ability to work efficiently within a small team
  • A willingness to learn new skills and constantly improve your own value within the company

Company Benefits

  • Flexible starting hours
  • Free breakfast
  • Breakout area with pool table and dartboard
  • City centre offices
  • Pension contribution

If you'd like to apply for this role, please send a cover letter and CV to [email protected]