Cool Job: Social Media Manager at adidas UK

The company I have worked closely with for the past few years has a really great job their looking to fill.  Closing date is 1st April so get your application forms in now!!

They currently have a vacancy for a Social Media Manager within our Brand Marketing department. In this position you will report to the Senior Digital Communications Manager and will hold ultimate responsibility for the following duties/tasks;

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and manage the social media strategy for adidas UK, ensuring that it is aligned to the adidas global plan.
  • Develop, enhance and maximise our owned channels, developing plans and strategies that maximise our partners / assets social networks.
  • Work with Internal stakeholders to develop our earned channels across digital.
  • Create social content to support social across Brand campaigns, weekly focuses and daily conversation.
  • Moderate conversations with the brand and consumers on social media.
  • Be the voice of the brand on all our channels, ensuring two way conversation with our consumers.
  • Effectively report and analysis all activity, report these results back into the business.
  • Present plans and provide all necessary sales support material to ensure an effective sell-in process at each quarterly launch
  • Lead on all industry and technology insight across social media and provide competitor brand analysis.
  • Work with international counterparts to influence the global tools to suit the UK and Irish market.
  • Liaise externally with agencies to augment / adapt / create marketing materials. Work with these agencies to provide advice on all digital media spends.

To find out more about the role and to apply, go to the adidas page here.

Good luck!

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Daniel McLaren
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Dan McLaren launched Digital Sport (formerly UK Sports Network) back in January 2010 and has worked in the digisport industry with adidas, We Are Social, Copa90 and Pulse amongst others. He's now a freelance social media guy living in the East Midlands and podcast host with the Digital Sport podcast on Audioboom, iTunes and Stitcher Radio.

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