Jan 10, 2019

Global Social Media Manager

  • The Boots Company PLC
  • London, UK
Full-time Ambient B2B - Business Publishing B2C - Consumer Publishing Business Information - Intelligence Conferences, Events & Exhibitions Digital, Online & New Media National & Regional Press Outdoor & Out of Home Radio Television & Cinema

Job Description

Here at Walgreens Boots Alliance - Global Brands we believe in being pioneering, inspirational and connecting with people. Our unique business model places the consumer at the heart of everything we do, with real-time insights that are transformed into thousands of products and brands to help consumers lead happier and healthier lives. With a portfolio of brands that includes No7, Liz Earle Beauty Co., Soap & Glory and YourGoodSkin*, we touch the lives of millions all over the world. Global Social Media Manager Job reference: 90332BR Location: London, Kings Cross Underground Station Function area: Marketing and Brand Shift pattern: Full-time Contract type: Permanent Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week Global Social Manager - Soap & Glory London, Kings Place Full-time | Permanent Role Overview:Launched in 2006, Soap & Glory is a proud purveyor of a full range of bath and body, skincare, cosmetics, accessories and gifting. We stand apart by creating instantly effective, luxury quality products that offer the best bang for your beauty budget. Above all, we never take ourselves too seriously, because whilst beauty absolutely matters, it doesn't matter absolutely. As the Global Social Manager, you will head up the global social strategy, creative guidelines and master asset delivery, partnering with local markets to ensure excellent execution around the world. This is an opportunity to be part of a brand that has a highly engaged social community and a unique, conversational tone of voice that's so well suited to social media, allowing for authentic and reactive moments. You will be a true brand ambassador, delivering engaging plans and communications that drive brand love worldwide. About us: Here at Walgreens Boots Alliance - Global Brands we believe in being pioneering, inspirational and connecting with people. Our unique business model places the consumer at the heart of everything we do, with real-time insights that are transformed into thousands of products and brands to help consumers lead happier and healthier lives. With a portfolio of brands that includes No7, Liz Earle Beauty Co., Soap & Glory and YourGoodSkin*, we touch the lives of millions all over the world. Responsibilities: * You will own the global social strategy, providing direction for implementation and driving consistency in market. * Working closely with the brand managers and PR team, you will lead the creation of global social content, delivering the majority of creative to be leveraged by our local market teams. * Responsible for building relationships with local content & engagement teams to understand all necessary market requirements, and ensure the sharing of best practice. * You will be an expert in the social media landscape, staying ahead of key industry trends and the technologies influencing key global platforms, to consistently deliver best in class plans and content. * You will coach members of the wider team, ensuring their continuous development. * Define industry benchmarked measures for the impact of social media, supporting markets in target setting and optimisation of campaign effectiveness. * Manage agency relationships and control social content budgets. A bit about you: You are an experienced Social Manager who is passionate about the beauty industry, looking for a role that will provide you with true exposure to global markets. The following skills and behaviours would be highly advantageous to you in this role: * You will be seen as the expert in global social media strategy and content development, demonstrating your knowledge of channel roles, content formats, publishing algorithms, and investment strategy and performance measurement. * You will show yourself to be a great strategic thinker, taking into account the holistic vision for the category and brands, and translate this into tangible outputs for global social content. * You have a real creative flair, with an eye for design and an ability to write engaging copy in the brand tone of voice. * Excellent relationship builder with key suppliers, partners and internal colleagues, with demonstrated agency management experience * Creative thinker, always finding creative solutions for problems. * You can work with pace, able to show agility in your approach. * You'll be a confident communicator, able to make decisions and express ideas that contribute towards the greater development of the brands and category. What we can offer you: We want to invest in you, to challenge you and help you develop an exciting and successful career. You will have the chance to be part of something ambitious, something innovative and have an impact on a global scale. With a competitive salary and personalized benefits package, you will join a diverse and passionate team who work with some of the world's most well-known brands. * You have a real creative flair, with an eye for design and an ability to write engaging copy in the brand tone of voice. * Excellent relationship builder with key suppliers, partners and internal colleagues, with demonstrated agency management experience * Creative thinker, always finding creative solutions for problems. * You can work with pace, able to show agility in your approach. * You'll be a confident communicator, able to make decisions and express ideas that contribute towards the greater development of the brands and category. We want to invest in you, to challenge you and help you develop an exciting and successful career. You will have the chance to be part of something ambitious, something innovative and have an impact on a global scale. With a competitive salary and personalized benefits package, you will join a diverse and passionate team who work with some of the world's most well-known brands.