Social Media Consultant

The Best Connection | Topaz (Head Office) | B61 0GD
Employment type
£27,000 - £30,000 Basic salary dependent on experience and qualifications
Closing date

The Best Connection Group Limited is looking to appoint a Social Media Consultant to join our existing team based in Bromsgrove reporting to our Business Assurance Manager.

The Role:

The core function of our Social Media Consultant is to support our network of branches with their Social Media activity and provide support, skills, advice, and direction where necessary. 

Your role is to help progress our Social Media strategies to boost visibility and engagement with clients and temporary workers. This will involve managing our online presence by developing a plan in consultation with the Digital Marketing Project Team producing good quality, audience-appropriate content, analysing usage data and performance, facilitating customer service, and managing projects and campaigns as agreed and requested.

The Social Media Consultant will:

  • Help develop and implement social media plans and set goals to increase brand awareness and increase engagement
  • Plan content and delivery schedules, using tools like Hootsuite to manage multiple social media channels
  • Develop and manage campaigns, features and competitions that promote the organisation’s brand
  • Facilitate the writing of engaging blog posts and articles, working with internal and external partners
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders to coordinate the creation of engaging multimedia content and visuals
  • Monitor and report on performance on social media platforms using various tools and metrics
  • Monitor reviews and adopt other associated 'social listening' techniques
  • Help educate all users on the use of social media, where appropriate, and support its effective use within The Best Connection group

The Package:

  • Annual salary of approximately £27,000 to £30,000 depending on experience
  • Initially you will be entitled to 30 days paid holiday per annum, rising to 33 days after a year’s employment inclusive of statutory holidays
  • Free Car or Bike Parking
  • Flexible Remote Working Policy
  • Pension
  • Opportunity for personal development through in-house and external training providers

The Person:

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 3 years proven experience of Social Media Management
  • Website Management
  • Content Creation
  • Highly proficient in the use of a recognised Social Media management platform
  • Proficient in using Adobe creative suite, Office, and Excel

 Desired Criteria:

  • Graphic design
  • Google Analytics

The Company:

The Best Connection, an Equal Opportunities Employer, was formed in 1991. The company has a network of over 90 branches throughout the UK from which it specialises in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors. With a peaked turnover of £363 million, The Best Connection is one of the largest providers of Industrial and Driving staff in the UK

Hours of Work:

Your working week will consist of up to 37.5 hours Monday - Friday with 1 hour’s lunch break each day.  For this role we can offer hybrid working but do require candidates to live within commutable distance to our Head office in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.