SOCIAL MEDIA EXECUTIVE -
FTC 12 MONTHS 

Do you have the right DNA to work for us?
 
Dugdale Nutrition Attitude
  • Are you self-motivated, driven and ambitious?

  • Are you Passionate about British Agriculture?

  • Are you enthusiastic, professional and personable?

  • Do you enjoy working as part of a team?

 

If so, then an excellent opportunity has arisen for a skilled, creative, and driven Social Media Executive to join a leading animal feed manufacturing business working 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday. The successful candidate will be on a fixed term contract to cover a period of 12-months.

About us…

Dugdale Nutrition Ltd are a modern family business, leading the UK’s ruminant sector by delivering outstanding products, people, partnerships and performance. We currently have two production facilities based in Clitheroe and Speke that run 24/7.

Your responsibilities…

Reporting to the Marketing and Communications Director, your duties will include but not limited to;

 

  • Plan, implement and monitor the company's Social Media strategy in order to increase brand awareness, improve Marketing efforts and increase sales

  • Execute campaigns (organic and paid) from start to finish, including planning, strategy, coordination, content creation, execution, post event reporting and analysis

  • Develop and curate engaging content for social media platforms working with internal stakeholders.

  • Optimise company pages within each platform to increase the visibility of the company’s social content

  • Define most important social media KPIs

  • Stay up to date with the latest social media best practices and technologies

  • Generate, publish and share daily content to build meaningful connections

  • Moderate all user-generated content for each community

  • Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules

  • Continuously improve by capturing and analysing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information

  • Collaborate with other departments to manage reputation, identify key players and coordinate actions

  • Monitor SEO and user engagement and suggest content optimization

  • Communicate with industry professionals and influencers via social media to create a strong network

Person Specification…

Essential:

  • Proven working experience in social media marketing and/or digital media

  • Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+ and other social media best practices

  • Excellent consulting, writing, presentation, and communication skills

  • Demonstrable social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge

  • Experience with doing audience and buyer persona research

  • Adequate knowledge of web design, web development, CRO and SEO

  • Knowledge of online marketing and good understanding of major marketing channels

  • Positive attitude, detail and customer orientated with good multitasking and organisational ability

  • BSc degree in Marketing or relevant field

 

Desirable:

  • Editing (photo/video/text) skills

  • Farming and Agricultural knowledge

  • Full UK driving license

 
What you’ll receive…
  • Salary £22,500 to £26,000 per annum (dependant on experience

  • Pension

  • Life Assurance

  • 31 Days Annual Leave Including Bank Holidays

  • Free Onsite Parking

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Company Cash plan Scheme 

  • PPE

COVID-19 Considerations

Strict COVID-19 secure measures are operating on this site. We have extra cleaning measures in place, hand washing, sanitisers, and extensive PPE is available to all employees.