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Social Media Jobs

The rise of social networking sites over the past decade has opened up a range of job possibilities that have never really existed before. The opportunities in social media vary greatly, from blogging to social strategy and customer engagement. In fact this niche of online marketing is still in its infancy and it is set to flourish into what is predicted as a very desirable sector. Our range of clients require both entry level and experienced applicants so if you're looking for a change of job, we can help you find a position to suit your level of knowledge and experience.

Here at The Candidate we are dedicated to finding candidates like you your perfect role in social media with a company where they will thrive. To date we have advertised and successfully placed candidates in roles such as:

  • Social Media Analyst
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Content Writer
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Digital/Online Marketing Manager

As social marketing continues to evolve, clients continue to attempt to place exactly where it sits within their marketing plans. Is it within a direct response acquisition channel, complimenting SEO strategy in an organic environment or does it fall within engagement, branding and ultimately PR? Clients and agencies are split, largely depending on its purpose, but they are all agreed that it is now more than just buying ads on Facebook but an integrated strategy across the emerging range of social platforms.

The type of skills needed for social media roles vary depending on the element sought but copywriting and creativity are high on the scale of requirements. However if you know your "likes" from your "endorsements" and your "+1's" from your "favorites" then you're probably half way there! Good preparation for candidates is to research the wealth of social activity examples that exist and look at the impressive case studies which cover a range of both stand alone social strategies to integrated masterpieces.

If you are interested in a new career in Social Media, or developing your existing role, submit your details to us here. From there we will endeavor to arrange a meeting to learn more about your social skill set and personality so we can reliably inform our clients of your experience and future objectives.

  • 22.05.15

    Social Media Executive

    Salary: Up to £24k
    Location: Manchester City Centre
    Job Type: Permanent

    We have an exciting vacancy for a Social Media Executive working in the Manchester based office of one of the biggest growing digital agencies. This role includes being responsible for working for a variety of clients in the retail, fashion and B2B industries. With offices

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  • 21.05.15

    Social Media Manager

    Salary: £30k
    Location: Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    A world leading digital performance marketing agency is looking for their next Social Media Manager. You will have the opportunity to be part of a fast paced environment and work with the best people in the industry. If you are passionate about driving performance and

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  • 19.05.15

    Digital Marketing Executive

    Salary: Up to £22k
    Location: Greater Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    We are looking for a bright Digital Marketing Executive who is prepared to work within an exciting small business based in Greater Manchester. The company, which owns an impressive portfolio of notable clients, is well-recognised for their professional, reliable and cost

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  • 13.05.15

    Account Manager

    Salary: £28k - £35k + Bonus
    Location: Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    An exceptional career opportunity has arisen for a talented Account Manager within a truly exciting and innovating digital marketing agency. The specialist agency, which creates engaging and highly effective campaigns for some of the world's biggest and most influential

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  • 13.05.15

    Social Media Manager

    Salary: Up to £40k
    Location: Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    A fantastic career opportunity has arisen for a Social Media Manager within one of Manchester's most exciting agencies. The world class marketing agency, which shapes and delivers media solutions for an international client base, is looking for an ambitious individual who

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  • 27.04.15

    Paid Social Media Manager

    Salary: Up to £30k
    Location: Manchester City Centre
    Job Type: Permanent

    A leading integrated advertising agency, which is growing in size, regularly bringing on significant clients and heavily investing in further digital growth, requires a Paid Social Media Manager for a range of its leading UK client base. The role will allow the right

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  • 27.04.15

    Campaign Executive

    Salary: £Competitive
    Location: Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    An exciting opportunity has arisen at one of the UK's leading media agencies for a Campaign Executive. The agency, based in Manchester City Centre, is looking for someone with the ability to research, plan, implement and report on a variety of campaigns. This is a fantastic

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  • 08.04.15

    Social Media Manager

    Salary: Up to £30k
    Location: Liverpool
    Job Type: Permanent

    A great design and communications company based in Liverpool is looking for their next Social Media Manager. They're proud to have worked with amazing brands over the years and they're dedicated to making companies communicate more effectively. The role is ideal for a

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  • 02.04.15

    Head of Display Activation

    Salary: Up to £50k
    Location: Manchester
    Job Type: Permanent

    One of the UK's top integrated media agencies has a vacancy within the senior management team for a Head of Display Activation. The multi-award winning agency, which represent some of the world's most exciting brands, is looking for someone who can lead the digital display

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