Graduate Marketing and Social Media Executive – sports retail

£24,000 - £27,000
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Marketing and Social Media Executive – Greater Manchester

Up to £27,000 plus benefits (29 days holiday, pension, staff discount)

** THIS IS AN ONSITE ROLE MONDAY TO FRIDAY ** (Homeworking is not offered with this marketing position)


Why join my client as their Marketing and Social Media Executive?

Dynamic Work Environment: Be part of a passionate and dedicated team that values creativity and innovation.

Growth Opportunities: Gain hands-on experience in various facets of marketing, social media, events, and retail.

Professional Development: Enhance your skills and build your career in a supportive environment.


What a superb opportunity for an aspiring graduate looking to get their foot in the door into marketing and social media with a fantastic business!

Are you a recent graduate with a passion for marketing and social media? Do you have a knack for creating engaging content that resonates with audiences? Join my dynamic client as Marketing & Social Media Executive and help elevate their brand presence across multiple platforms.

This role offers a unique opportunity to support the Marketing Manager on various brand execution projects while gaining valuable experience in other areas such as events, retail, and online operations.

As a Marketing & Social Media Executive, your primary focus will be on marketing and social media activities. You will play a crucial role in managing and growing our social media channels, including Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and TikTok by creating engaging content and activities aligned with consumer needs and desires.

Key Responsibilities:

Assist the Marketing Manager in developing and delivering the overall marketing strategy

Support brand marketing projects, ensuring alignment with key dates and objectives

Plan, create, and manage organic content for social media channels

Collaborate with the Marketing & Social Media Manager to grow social media presence on platforms like Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and YouTube

Source credible and reliable influencers for ad-hoc collaborations and projects

Continuously analyse, evaluate, and optimise the organic content calendar

Liaise with external agencies to monitor social ad performance and make necessary updates.

Develop and brief creative content ideas and activities for social media production

Ensure the organic social media plan is integrated and effectively communicated with internal stakeholders.

Write engaging digital content, including blogs and website copy, to increase brand awareness.

Engage with users on social media to foster a strong brand presence

Assist in the creation of marketing materials and assets

Provide support across other business functions, including events and retail, as needed.

What experience do you need?

A degree in Business or Marketing or similar

An entrepreneurial mindset with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously


Experience in social media management, particularly with an interest in fitness would be helpful

Ability to create high-quality digital assets from scratch in Adobe Creative Suite or Canva

Copywriting skills

Experience in the fitness, outdoor, or sports industry.


If you are interested in this marketing opportunity, please submit your CV for immediate consideration as my client is ready to hire! Please note we cannot accept applications over the phone.

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