Social Media Assistant

Bristol / Permanent

PerformanceIN Posted 3 weeks ago Closes 02/06/17

Social Media Assistant

This is a part time role, with flexible working hours (approx 14 hours per week)

We’re a dynamic events & B2B publishing company who organise industry-leading trade shows, conferences and awards ceremonies for Digital Marketing; or specifically Performance Marketing. We’re also launching the Influencer Marketing Show this year and we’re in need of a bright, enthusiastic, creative and all round social media star to help engage with our audience. If that’s you then please read on!

Main duties

  • You’ll be the day to day owner of our company-wide social media and devise creative ways to engage with our audience on Facebook, LinkedIN, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat
  • Seed our great content from our journalists to the right people, adapting style and language to suit the audience
  • Measure effectiveness of activity and suggest ways of continuous improvement
  • Report to the team on engagement metrics - what works, what doesn’t
  • Own the role - you will be the owner of all of our social media
  • Create and measure social media based marketing campaigns
  • Craft copy that’s engaging, compelling and persuasive
  • Engage with influencers and industry professionals to bring the community together


  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • An incredible eye for detail
  • At least 6 months experience working within a similar role
  • Creative demeanour
  • Design and video skills a big bonus (for social media imagery)
  • A genuine interest in digital marketing and hungry to learn more
  • Not afraid to speak up and suggest fresh, engaging ideas for social content
  • Confident in front of the camera
  • A strong interest and natural personal use of social media channels would be advantageous

What you’ll get

The opportunity to really own the social media activity for a growing events business, where you’ll have creative freedom to excel.

Location: We’ve recently moved to DeskLodge at 1 Temple Way, BS2 OBY

Salary: £8.50 P/H

Holiday: 24 days + bank holidays (pro-rata)

If this sounds like the role for you...