Social Media Manager


  • Ringwood  
    Competitive and negotiable
  • Company
    McKenna Townsend  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    10 July 2022  
    Posted on
    10 May 2022  

We are a multi-award winning, PR, marketing and social media full-service agency, based in Hampshire. We are relentless in the pursuit of results for our clients - devising and implementing both strategic and creative PR, social media and marketing campaigns that drive enquiries, sales and build brands and reputation on a regional, national and international scale.

Role Overview:

You will be working with the team to identify, develop and fulfil a wide range of social media accounts and campaigns on behalf of our clients. You will work closely with all members of the agency, including the in-house design studio and PR team.

Key duties:

  • Deliver day-to-day client activity, including:
    • Planning.
    • Building and developing audiences.
    • Developing creative and engaging multimedia content - working with our in-house design studio for creative.
    • Managing the day-to-day handling of all social media channels, such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok.
    • Posting/scheduling.
    • Setting up and managing advertising programmes.
    • Monitoring channels and reporting.
    • Audience engagement.
    • Benchmarking/KPIs/ROI.
    • Campaign management.
    • Competitor tracking.
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the social media landscape (channels, developments and opportunities) and show commitment to increasing your own knowledge of the industry and McKenna Townsend’s clients.
  • Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics.
  • Planning and delivering content across multiple platforms using scheduling tools.
  • Form key relationships with influencers.
  • Budget planning.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with clients.

Key Requirements & Skills:

  • Solid understanding of delivering across social media platforms and developments.
  • At least three years’ experience in social media.
  • Excellent copywriting and editing skills.
  • Understanding and experience of using and delivering social media campaigns for clients.
  • Creative skills for contributing new and innovative ideas.
  • Excellent team working and collaboration skills.
  • Strong organisational skills, with the capacity to prioritise and work across multiple accounts.

Personal skills:

  • Client and team likeability and trust.
  • Proactive, confident attitude.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Creative.
  • Adaptability and flexibility.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.


Competitive salary plus benefits including flexible working, generous holiday allowance, sometimes international travel (if you want to) and the opportunity to work with some really fantastic, global clients.

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