We are a small independent Fashion & Apparel brand (exclusively selling our own brand), we are based in the UK, and we sell our products in Europe and the USA.
We are currently looking for someone to manage our social media accounts for us.
We are currently using Hootsuite (to which we’ll give you access) and we need someone to post at least once a day to: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. (we are also interested in other social sites too if you have any suggestions i.e. Snapchat, Pinterest, etc.)
Our target audience is primarily Male & Female, aged 16-30 years, with an interest in counterculture.
Our brand primarily focuses around fashion for Extreme Sports markets (Surfing, Skateboarding, Snowboarding) Streetwear markets, and anything counterculture.
You must have some knowledge of these markets, and the counterculture that surround them (i.e. existing brands, fashion, music, festivals, lifestyle habits etc) and obviously must have a great understanding of how each of these social media networks works, and must have prior experience using hootsuite, or something similar.
Our primary aim is to increase engagement on all of our social media platforms, and then in turn drive traffic and ultimately sales of our clothing & apparel through our various eCommerce platforms.
We are open to suggestions, and are looking for someone who is driven and has plenty of ideas as to how we can move our social media forward through blog posts (that we would like you to share) competitions (that we would like you to create and post) brand ambassadors (that we would like you to find and manage) product giveaways (that we will supply) and much more, (Including any great ideas that you may have!)
We will also expect you to reply to any messages that are received on all of the mentioned social networks on a daily basis.
We will supply some professionally shot lifestyle and product shot images for each of our products, and will expect you to share those images along with other content that you think is appropriate (i.e. content from our blog, or our ambassadors, or somewhere else?)
You must have a strong understanding of British and American culture both in general and in the fields mentioned above.
We are open to any suggestions and ideas that you may have as to how you might manage our social media for us, and we would like to see examples of your work.
We would like the successful candidate to start right away, and would like to start by offering a contract of 30mins a day, for 30days, if this goes well and you can show that what you have done has increased our engagement, followers, and hopefully sales, we would be looking to extend this contract over a longer period of time, and possibly with more hours.
If you’d like more information regarding who we are, what we do, and our brand, then please send us a message.
When applying please give us more details of examples of your work, and your knowledge of other brands in the field, and you knowledge around the areas in which we work (as mentioned above) the more information you can supply us regarding your suitability for the position (i.e. knowledge of extreme sports, extreme sports fashion brands, festivals, edm (dance) music culture, band culture, and more, the more chance you will have of being accepted for the position.
James & Paul.