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Marketing Officer (Social Media)

King's College London

Location: London, Hybrid
Salary: £37,332 to £42,099 per annum, including London Weighting Allowance.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 27th February 2024
Closes: 13th March 2024
Job Ref: 085226
 

Job description

This is an exciting opportunity for a proven social media specialist with a passion for content creation. Working within the Marketing Communications Team, you will collaborate with stakeholders across the wider King’s community and beyond to deliver impactful and engaging content for our corporate social media accounts - from planning, creation and delivery to post-campaign evaluation. Our social media activity predominantly targets prospective students whilst engaging with current students across a range of channels including TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn, Facebook, Threads and X. You may also support the coordination of content for use across other channels as required.

The Marketing Officer (Social Media) is a crucial role within the Brand & Marketing Department, responsible for the delivery of awareness, engagement and conversion activity within the prospective student journey across our corporate social media channels. The activity delivered supports departmental objectives to increase the volume of applications from high achieving students across King’s portfolio of courses and convince offer holders to accept their offer and enrol.

We are looking for a friendly and creative self-starter who is highly organised, innovative and able to work on their own initiative. Alongside proven social media marketing experience, you will have a keen eye for detail, strong communication skills with the ability to communicate with a wide range of people. Due to the nature of this role, we are ideally looking for candidates who are comfortable being on camera and appearing in social media content as this may be required.

This post will be offered on an indefinite contract.

This is a full-time post - 100% full time equivalent.

Skills, knowledge, and experience

Essential criteria

  • Demonstrable social media marketing experience of at least 1-2 years to a similar level of that required by the job specification – including creating content for and delivering engagement activities on social media.
  • Direct experience using social media management tools (Sprout Social, Hootsuite or equivalent).
  • Ability to understand and utilise historical, current, and future trends in the digital content and social media space.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret quantitative and qualitative data to inform future social media activity.
  • Proficiency with video and photo editing tools and digital media formats (ideally Adobe Creative Cloud suite).
  • Detail-oriented approach with ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Proactive, able to work on own initiative.
  • Good team player.

Desirable criteria

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent or professional marketing/social media qualification.
  • Excellent copywriting and proofreading skills with excellent grammar and spelling.
  • Positive approach to problem-solving.

Further information

King’s College London currently operates a hybrid working model with a minimum of 5 days a month in the office (at least 1-2 days a week) alongside working from home however this can vary on any given week and contractually you need to be 5 days a week on site if required. 

The selection process will require shortlisted candidates to share examples of their previous work prior to interview. The interview will be online via Microsoft Teams and consist of a short task followed by a panel interview. Depending on the quantity of applications received, interviews are likely to take place in early April.

Closing date: 13 March 2024

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