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Social Content Work Placement

Listing ID: 1157998

Social Content Work Placement

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Gymshark
Location: Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: TBC
Hours: Full Time
Compensation: Paid
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Twitter Handle: @
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 month 1 week

The Social Content function offers an incredible opportunity for individuals in their second year of university looking for a placement year to test their social media proficiency at the highest level. As a Social Content Intern, you have the opportunity to learn from and work within our talented team.

Your purpose is to be the ultimate creative  practitioner, ensuring that we continue to push the barriers and remain at the forefront of conversation.

You will be responsible for the overall performance of your social media channel whilst being a social research machine. No two days are the same, as you will be required to be reactive and able to proactively problem solve and highlight potential opportunities and threats.

What you'll be doing:

  • Support with managing emerging social media channels on a daily basis
  • Develop engaging, creative, innovative content for regularly scheduled posts, which enlighten our community and promote brand-focused messages
  • Ensure that the social content team are always equipped with the latest industry updates
  • Work with the Creative team to produce and distribute engaging, sharable content across all channels from both a BAU and campaign perspective
  • Offer administrative support to ensure that day-to-day function requirements are adhered to
  • Identify key communicators, popular content and emerging narratives to transform your findings into clear reports
  • Perform competitive market research to help support Social Content team and wider Brand and Marketing departments
  • Author reports containing actionable recommendations
  • Use quantitative and qualitative data to make independent decisions that will help elevate the brand to new heights

What you'll need:

  • Currently studying a bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or related educational concentration
  • Strong familiarity and understanding of social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Snapchat required
  • Strong sense of responsibility, takes ownership, self-starter and proactive attitude
  • You are a naturally curious thinking, self-driven character with a passion for understanding customers and meeting their needs
  • Creative problem solver with the ability to think laterally and understand the cost and value drivers within a competitive business environment
  • Agile to change and pragmatic. 
  • Collaborative team player, comfortable working in a high pressure, fast paced environment where identifying needs, providing solutions and adding value is a prerequisite
  • lexibility towards out of hours and unsociable hours if required

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