Social | Melbourne

Social Media Manager

Posted 18.01.16

Are you looking to join one of Australia's most prominent independent digital agencies? Hardhat has an incredible 12-year history, filled with great clients, exceptional results and an amazing team of industry leaders.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an outstanding Social Media Manager to join the team.

We’re looking for a creative talent who is passionate about the role social media plays in today’s marketing landscape and the value it can provide to our clients’ businesses. The Social Media Manager will concept ideas for our social media clients as well as writing and developing content.

With a proven track record of delivering creative excellence for brands, the Social Media Manager will always be looking for ways to push the work forward by exploring new ideas and trends in the space. As part of the social team and wider Hardhat family, they will collaborate seamlessly with other parts of the agency, including social, design, strategy and programmers.

About the Role

A typical day will see you:

  • Concepting, writing and producing social content calendars across a range of social platforms;

  • Concepting and collaborating with other members of the agency to deliver social campaign ideas;

  • Community management across a range of different social platforms for multiple brands;

  • Managing media spend for clients and liaising with media buying partners to purchase agreed media;

  • Creating social media reports for the communities you manage;

  • Contributing to social strategies and workshops;

  • Conducting website content audits and development of web content strategies in collaboration with the Strategy team; and

  • Being an active member of the social media team at Hardhat, always looking for ways to better service our clients and push the boundaries of the ever changing social channels.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 3-7 years relevant experience creating content and managing social media communities

  • Agency experience preferable

  • Experience using all social media channels as well the tools to report on them

  • A history of creative writing and/or marketing is desirable

  • A sound understanding of the social advertising formats available on different platforms

  • Living at the forefront of social trends and all things internet

  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop

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