Social Media Editor

Location: Pyrmont, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Up to AU$120000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH239537_1578544211
  • Permanent
  • Based in Pyrmont
  • Collaborative work environment

Our client is seeking a Social Media Editor who will be responsible for creating and driving the strategy for the company's social channels on a national scale.

The role:

  • Managing presence on social - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram - and developing innovative ways to reach audiences via emerging channels
  • Managing social media accounts, developing strategies to grow and develop audiences in each local market. Managing interstate producers.
  • Utilising social platforms to break, schedule, distribute and maximise the promotion of content via our various channels
  • Oversee and execute content for social distribution
  • Provide social coverage during live events or breaking news, which may include working out of office hours or on weekends as required
  • Proven ability to craft exceptional social media posts, tweets, and live social coverage that successfully drives engagement, reach and shares
  • Stakeholder management at senior level
  • Leverage social channels to source and gather content for journalists - Produce engaging, unique and exciting content for social accounts to maximise audience engagement, shares and referrals
  • Work with Social Media teams and talent, developing innovative ways to reach and engage audiences via cross-channel social promotion
  • Use data, social learnings and regular reporting to inform social strategy
  • Discover unique and innovative ways to reach audiences
  • Regularly share social knowledge and insights with the team
  • Be a natural storyteller who can push the boundaries via social media

The candidate:

  • 4 years' experience in a social media role, preferably in a media organisation
  • Experience with real-time analytics, social management and share tools
  • Confident understanding of social platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc, and how-to tailor posts to suit each channel
  • Track record developing and executing successful social media campaigns and building digital audiences
  • Experience using video and image editing software such as Photoshop and/or Adobe After Effects
  • Solid understanding of the social web, copyright and Australian media law
  • Strong understanding of breaking news practices
  • Proven team management and leadership experience

If you would like to find out more about this role, please send your CV in word format ONLY. You can also contact me, Daisy Webb directly on 02 9248 6214

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