Senior Social Media Manager - Jellyfish SEO

Digital, Media & Technology


Closing date: 06/03/2017

Jellyfish, the world’s biggest boutique agency, delivers digital marketing solutions across the world for a host of impressive brands from their offices in the UK, US, Spain and South Africa. The agency’s award-winning combination of technology and talent help it to deliver paid media, SEO, social media, analytics, optimisation, creative and development solutions. Jellyfish delivers full-service digital strategies across a wide range of industries, including property, pharmaceutical, finance and gaming. It’s impressive list of clients includes Fitbit, Under Armour, Nestlé, Toyota, Channel 5 and Samsung.

Established since 1999, the Jellyfish Group have increased their annual turnover from £2m to £38m in March 2016 and are now managing over £90m of client’s annual media spend. Jellyfish are a DoubleClick Certified Marketing Partner, Google Analytics 360 Certified Partner and Reseller and nurture strong partnerships with key industry leaders, holding annual joint events with Microsoft and Google.

The international team of 350 employees, all with industry recognised qualifications, combine a deep understanding of user interaction online combined with advanced technologies. Above all, the agency understands how the convergence of marketing channels, platforms and devices can be used effectively to create an overall winning strategy.

Recent award wins include the SEM Agency of the year at Search Engine Land’s, Landys Awards, RAR Digital Award for On Budget campaigns and the Silver Stevie Award for Company of the Year in Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations at the International Business Awards. We’re also lucky enough to feature in The Sunday Times 2016 Tech Track and also the International Track which recognises businesses with impressive international growth.

For Jellyfish, it’s not only the performance of their solutions that are important, but it’s the way they manage their clients. As an independent, Jellyfish have the flexibility and autonomy to respond to the needs of their clients, committing to do this with care.

Job Description:

The Role

We’re looking for an experienced Senior Social & Outreach Manager to contribute heavily to the strategic planning and execution of key client campaigns plus also be involved in the line management and mentoring of team members across the department’s social and outreach offering.

The role includes working across a variety of B2C and B2B campaigns to fulfil agreed objectives, working within budget and delivering against KPIs.

About our team

• We work with global brands; some of the most recognized in the world!

• Our clients span an array of exciting business sectors - fashion, sports, finance, automotive, gaming, travel, healthcare & much more

• We have offices in the UK, US, Europe and South Africa. This is your opportunity to work with colleagues from different cultures and various parts of the globe!

• We’re serious about technology! As part of working with us, you will gain access to best-in-breed technology suites that empower you to do a better and more effective job for our clients

• Training is an ever-growing part of the agency. In the last 2 years, Jellyfish has trained over 2,000 customers in digital marketing, plus many of our 350 internal members of staff. You’ll also get the opportunity to improve your knowledge in areas that you’ve never been exposed to before.

Core Activities

• Guide teams in understanding and interrogating client briefs successfully to result in quality output that meets goals & KPIs.

• Utilise landscape insights to craft data-driven social media strategies and to produce actionable outputs & recommendations.

• Listening & auditing, organic & paid social media, community management, blogger outreach and influencer marketing.

• Ideate great content-led ideas that are supported by sophisticated amplification strategies.

• Articulate strategies to clients in a professional, clear, easy-to-understand manner.

• Lead not only in the development of sophisticated social strategies but also in the integration of social media into wider cross-channel projects involving SEO, PPC and Display Advertising.

• Ensure that social campaigns are meeting budgets and deadlines
• Attending key campaign meetings (internal & client-facing) and positioning yourself as one of the team authorities - asking the right questions, providing answers and explanations to clients in a concise palatable manner, setting a good example to junior team members and translating meeting outcomes into actionable next steps when relevant to your discipline.

• Analysing the performance of campaigns, identifying strategic opportunities, facilitating change in order to hit and exceed client expectations and KPIs.

• Assisting in the scheduling of monthly activity on allocated campaigns and reviewing progress throughout the month.


Skills Range:

• Social Media & digital marketing experience.

• Excellent knowledge of industry software & tools, including Brandwatch, Radian 6, Gorkana, BuzzSumo, Searchmetrics, Facebook Analytics and Twitter Analytics.

• Highly competent in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

• Organized and capable of managing multiple campaigns, tasks & teammembers

Person Specification:

• Results and value focused

• Ability to work to deadlines

• Self-motivated and able to work both individually and as part of a team

Key Area: Social Media 15-1151.00Social Media
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

This is not the only role we are recruiting for. 

Please take a look at our website for more of our current vacancies.


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