Social Media Manager

Full Time
  • Post Date: April 12, 2022
  • Apply Before: December 31, 2022
Job Description

Based in the heart of London and founded in 2014, EXCEL ESPORTS is a British gaming culture brand with competitive rosters across the world’s biggest titles – League of Legends, Valorant, FIFA and Fortnite. As a purpose driven brand, EXCEL always strives to be better and uses its platform to make a positive impact on the gaming and esports community. With ambitious goals EXCEL is in an exciting expansion phase as it looks to build into a globally recognised brand.

Our Social Media Team need you!! Are you good with Reddit, TikTok’s, Meme’s, Staying on track of trends? Like to post?

Want to be part of an amazing team that is core to our fans.

Do you have what it takes to be the best?

We are looking for multiple social media people ranging from executives to senior managers.  We want you to know the games we play & be a specialist in your field.

An Expert in twitter, a Master of youtube, an Innovator on Insta etc etc

Some of the roles will entail:

    • Creating, curating, and creating social media content across all Excel social and community channels including Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, Facebook.
    • Support in the curation and growth of our talent roster.
    • Support in planning and executing marketing and partners campaigns.
    • Support in the overall content planning and content strategy across all media and channels.
    • Enabling an environment for reactive, creative conversation on social media channels that position Excel as a power-brand.
    • Using all social media and other community channels to communicate a unified brand narrative and drive brand engagement and awareness.
    • Staying abreast of trends in both the worlds of social media, gaming and the esports.
    • Propose and execute initiatives to increase Excel’s social media content reach and engagement numbers;
    • Report on social media key performance indicators as required; Perform competitor and audience research for Excel;
    • Managing internal and external stakeholders efficiently to ensure all parties are aligned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

    • 2+ years’ experience as a social media specialist / manager in a gaming, consumer or digital brand environment.
    • Strong understanding and working experience of all social media platforms and channels.
    • A healthy affinity and working experience in data analytics, interpreting numbers and deriving insights and actions.
    • A high level of creativity and out of the box thinking attitude.
    • Basic graphic and editing design skills

Personality traits

    • Strong knowledge and interest in the esports and gaming industry.
    • Excellent communication, co-ordination and organisational skills.
    • The ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.
    • Keen eye for quality and detail.

This role is based in our new London offices, must be commutable to EC1. Hybrid working available. Salary for the roles start from £25,000.00 for Junior roles, up to £40,000.00 for Management roles.EXCEL Esports is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Your difference is our power for better.

Benefits

As a member of EXCEL, you will be fundamental in communicating our passion, purpose, and pride to the world. What you can expect is a group of colleagues all working passionately towards our future successes. Our office in London is exciting, vibrant & will provide for your needs, from Nespresso to smoothies and snacks in between. We offer a private cycle bike space, hybrid working, gaming stations, partnership perks, community events, training, private healthcare and access to an EXCEL approved gym. We are always looking to make an impact in everything we do, and that includes looking after you, we’ll be adding more fun things to enjoy as we grow.