Social Media Manager

We're looking for a creative, dynamic and enthusiastic Social Media Manager to join our team. This exciting role calls for a candidate with a limitless passion for social media who can write, edit and optimise posts across myriad platforms – so expertise in using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Instagram Stories is essential. 

The successful candidate will understand the South Asian community audience as well as nurture our growing social following through community management. The position requires a hard-working team player who understands a range of content (Cultural, Empowerment, Business, Community, Art, Events) and its place within the South Asian Community as well as mainstream audiences, and thus has an intuitive sense of how to maximise the brand’s digital potential.

Benefits

  • Work remotely 

  • Hours per week: 2 - 3 hours

  • Join a growing brand offering different opportunities, experience, making a real impact,  building your confidence and networking

Key duties and responsibilities: 

  • To manage the Asian Woman Festival channels across social (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube)

  • Organic content creation and scheduling, alongside community management

  • Creation of other media assets, such as videos and gifs

  • Developing a monthly content calendar

  • Measure, analyse and report on organic and paid activity 

 

Essential:

  • Thorough working knowledge of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

  • Experience with creating both organic social and paid ads (Facebook Ads Manager)

  • Excellent copywriting skills, with an eye for detail

  • Design skills, with an ability to edit and create images and short videos

  • Strong understanding of social analytics tools

  • Interest in event marketing and the Asian Woman Festival community 

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Self-starter

  • Ability to work under pressure (in the run-up to the festival, otherwise we promise it's very calm!)

Desirable:

  • An awareness of other and emerging social media platforms (Snapchat, Pinterest, LinkedIn)

  • PR/communications experience 

  • Understanding of Adobe Creative Cloud, including Photoshop and Premiere Pro

Due to the large number of applications that we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and interviewed on a convenient date in Birmingham or London.

How to apply
 

If you think you have everything we're looking for and more, then we'd love to hear from you. You'll need to get your skates on though, as applications close soon.

  • Email your covering letter and CV to asianwomanfestival@gmail.com
    Please include links to social media channels you've previously managed or currently manage. 

  • Closing date: Sunday 9 June 2019 at midnight


 

We're all volunteers at Asian Woman Festival, therefore we're not currently able to provide payment for this role. We hope that we will be able to as the festival grows, but this will undoubtedly be a great opportunity for your personal and career development.
You'll play a vital role in the team and in return will we'll offer an incredible experience, meeting lots of different and like-minded people. The best part of all is your inspiration, energy and skills will help us to smash stereotypes and stigma, to empower and celebrate Asian Women worldwide. 

We’re always keen to hear from people who’d like to join our team, so don’t despair if you don’t see your dream opportunity on our website, you can still send us your CV anyway. We’ll hang on to it and if we have anything we think you’d be great for, we’ll get in touch.

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