Social Media Marketing Assistant

Posted 15 June 2022
SalaryUp to £19,000 depending on experience plus excellent benefits
DisciplineBrand and Creative

Job description

N Brown have an exciting opportunity for a Social Media Marketing Assistant to join our busy Brand team! We’re looking for a passionate and ambitious individual who loves all things social media, with a strong interest in fashion, to play a key role in driving forward Simply Be’s social media content strategy.

You will work closely with the Social Brand Lead to ideate, plan and deliver inspirational and of-the-moment social content that drives brand awareness, engagement and follower growth on the channel. You will build relationships with the wider brand marketing team and other key stakeholders in order to inform plans and execute social media content, primarily across Instagram and Facebook, as well as identifying opportunities and developing the brand’s presence on other platforms, such as TikTok.


What you'll do:

  • Coordinate content across multiple social media channels including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and other relevant platforms

  • Write social copy and publish all content to channels on a daily basis in line with the social calendar

  • Prepare social creative briefs and input social requirements into wider marketing briefs to enable the creation of inspirational social content fit for platform

  • Work confidently with the design and creative team to create on-brand social content

  • Manage the social calendar and omnichannel tracker ensuring it is kept up to date

  • Assist the Social Lead on monitoring performance and analysing results for key campaigns

  • Liaise with the paid social team to ensure alignment across marketing and digital teams, for key activity and campaigns

  • Attend photoshoots to create inspiring behind the scenes social content

  • Produce a brand cultural calendar identifying events to mobilise content around

  • Collaborate with the product department to monitor when stock will land to make informed decisions on product choices for shoots and campaigns

  • Produce activity summary making recommendations on future activity

  • Understand brand tone of voice and ensure consistency in all communications

  • Understand product range and brand technologies, confidently communicating them across all social platforms

  • Complete competitor audits and monitor social trends, keeping abreast of industry trends


Who you are:

  • You will ideally have a degree or equivalent and a strong interest in Marketing

  • Knowledge of and a demonstrable interest in fashion would be advantageous

  • Strong copywriting skills with attention to detail is essential

  • Organisational and administrative skills

  • Computer literate with intermediate level skills in Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Email

  • Knowledge of all social media platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, Pinterest, YouTube and emerging platforms

  • Able to organise self with a flexible attitude

  • Ability to work to deadlines in a fast-paced environment


Your Benefits:

  • Competitive bonus scheme – we reward you when we succeed
  • Hybrid working – this role will split between working in our Northern Quarter office and form home
  • Company pension scheme which we’ll match up to 5% and if you put in 6% we’ll contribute 8%.
  • Life Assurance
  • You’ll receive 24 days plus bank holidays. Your holiday entitlement increases with length of service and you’ll have the option to purchase an extra 10 days per year.
  • Amazing colleague discount scheme across all our brands
  • And loads more! For more info