Social Media Assistant Manager

· London, London, City of
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor
Compensation £28,000 pa

We are a lifestyle Chinese Media Company based in London. Our company mission is to help Chinese expats to live a better life in the UK.

We are seeking a motivated Social Media Assistant Manager to assist our Media Product Director with the management of her Social Media Team. 

This position is full time, 40 hours a week. You will be working mostly from home and come into the office when needed to meet with your team members and the line manager (once a month minimum). You will also enjoy flexible working hours with a start time that suits you, our core hours are between 10 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Media Product Director to provide necessary social media ad hoc and cover support
  • Support the Media Product Director to develop creative and engaging Social Media strategies to improve the overall Social Media performances across all Channels
  • Perform Managerial tasks to support the Social Media team’s daily operations
  • Play an active role in developing Product and Content standards and implement processes and procedures that meet the standards
  • Monitor and track Social Media performance in each platform, create monthly reports for senior management
  • Prepare team briefing, memos, organise team meetings and support performance reviews
  • Work closely with Marketing to develop, launch and manage new Social Media campaigns and competitions that promote the Company brand and new products
  • Work closely with Technical Product Developers and Designers to create new pages and ensure all new products meet expectations of the Company’s Product and Content standards
  • Undertake audience research and share findings with other teams and departments
  • Manage and facilitate Social Media communities by responding to Social Media posts, team emails, and developing discussions
  • Research and evaluate the latest trends and techniques in order to find new and better ways of improving the performance of Social Media activity
  • Develop and build a deep relationships with social platforms to identify new opportunities and develop innovative activations ahead of competitors
  • Analyse competitors’ activities
  • Find new ways to engage with our readers on Social Media to increase engagement and Product performance and make recommendations
  • Communicate with internal teams and clients to develop Content briefing and action plans


  • Relevant experience of minimum three years in Chinese Social Media B2C Content editing and delivery either in-house or at an agency
  • Attention to detail and proven proofreading skills
  • Knowledgeable in Social Media Marketing techniques on different popular Chinese Social Media platforms and understand the community and how paid Social Media works
  • A degree level or equivalent in Social Media Management / Marketing Communications is preferred
  • Passionate about helping people through sharing practical lifestyle information and answering online questions
  • Ability to work under pressure and embrace new challenges
  • An highly responsible individual with a track record in creation of high engagement content and continuous development
  • Experience in working with a small team and willingness to support team members whenever required
  • Must be a good team player and value team contributions
  • Believe in the Red Scarf company’s mission which is to help Chinese expats to live a better life in the UK and apply our mission to the day to day work practice
  • Enthusiastic in developing People Management Skills and look to grow into a Manager position and eventually lead the Social Media team
  • Valid UK Visa that allows you to work 40 hours per week

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    £28,000 pa