PR & Social Media Assistant

Redditch, Worcestershire
£21000 - £23000 per annum
25 Apr 2019
25 May 2019
Lara Lee
Online, Retail
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Contract Type

My client is a digital shopping business based in the West Midlands who have a really exciting product offering and a very creative and collaborative working environment. Very fast-paced and promotions led, they are currently looking for a PR and Social Media Assistant to join their team.

The role: Focused on creating and delivering the social media strategy to drive engagement and generate new customers and also promote special offers to drive traffic to the online shop. The role is also responsible for delivering PR activities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan social media calendar two weeks in advance, liaising with sales, product and ecommerce on messaging and promotions.
  • Write all social content for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, including paid Facebook ads
  • Liaise with photographers and videographers to produce all assets
  • Respond to all messages on social media
  • Write press releases and award entry pieces
  • Build relationships with bloggers and influencers

Candidate: You will already have some experience in a social media and/or PR role and have a genuine love for writing. With excellent attention to detail and the aptitude to work in a fast-paced environment, this opportunity will allow you to work cross-functionally in a vibrant and creative business. It is preferred that you have some experience of paid social media advertising as well as using Google Analytics to monitor the success of social media activity driving traffic to the website. Although joining the role as an assistant, you will be required to step-up into an executive role within 6 months.

As well as the salary of £21,000 - £23,000 dep on experience, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; holiday plus BH, pension, bonus, free parking, product discount,

This PR & Social Media Assistant role is commutable from Birmingham, Redditch, Kidderminster, Bromsgrove, Stratford on Avon, Leamington Spa.


PR & Social Media Assistant, Redditch, £21,000 - £23,000