Graduate Social Media Manager at Alan & Grant

Alan & Grant, is a Human Resources and Business Advisory firm. By combining creative and strategic minds, we co-create relevant and impactful solutions to our clients. …additionally, we are developing capabilities to create and manage a portfolio of HR & Enterprise Products aimed at enhancing employee performance, business agility and overall productivity.

Social Media Manager

Industry: Media

Job Summary

  • The job holder will handle the execution and growth of the digital presence of at least three of our client brands at every point.
  • His / her role is to create, present, execute and manage the social media pages, content, community, for each client assigned to him/her.
  • He will also help to increase brand awareness, improve marketing efforts and create an interactive relationship between customers and the organization.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Analyse the long-term needs of the company’s social media strategy and offer quarterly reports to the executive teams that outline any necessary changes to the digital marketing plan
  • Work with copywriters and designers to ensure content is informative, appealing and delivered promptly
  • Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video, written and audio/podcast)
  • Develop and manage competitions and campaigns that promote the organisation and brand
  • Become an advocate for the company in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate
  • Work closely with the marketing team to develop social media campaigns that help to achieve corporate marketing goals
  • Formulating high-quality novel written and visual content for each social media campaign
  • Communicate with industry professionals and influencers via social media to create a strong network
  • Identify threats and opportunities in user-generated content surrounding the company. Report notable threats to appropriate management
  • Analysing data to determine whether social media campaigns have achieved their objectives
  • Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics when needed
  • Educate other staff on the use of social media and promote its use within your company (in-house roles)
  • Monitor and report on performance on social media platforms using tools such as Google Analytics
  • Stay up to date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications
  • Regularly liaise with clients via telephone, email, conference calls or face-to-face (agency roles)


  • Minimum of B.Sc. degree in Marketing, Digital, Media, use of social media or relevant field
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a social media manager or similar role
  • Ability to use social media strategist for brand awareness and impressions
  • Possesses great ability to identify potential negative or crisis situation and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues
  • Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and other social media best practices
  • Maintains excellent writing and language skills
  • Creative and organisational skills, with the capacity to prioritise and work across multiple projects
  • Ability to develop the right voice for each social media platform
  • Ability to make evident good technical understanding and can pick up new tools quickly

Method of Application

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