Established in 1981, Poundstretcher is the UK’s leading variety discount retailer for quality products across the ‘Poundstretcher’, “Pet Hut” and ‘Pound Deals’ brands. With 400 stores nationwide, Poundstretcher stocks a huge selection of great value products at competitive prices, including food, toiletries, kitchenware, bedding, bathroom products, furniture, electric goods, toys and pet care. We are currently looking to recruit a Social Media Assistant, to work at our busy Head Office in Kirby Muxloe, Leicester. Ideally the candidate would have a retail background. This is a demanding fast paced role and requires the successful candidate to be extremely organised.
- Maintaining Poundstretcher social media presence, including daily monitoring, posting, scheduling, and overall maintenance of all social platforms.
- Develop Facebook/Twitter/Instagram weekly ad campaigns
- Responsible for developing ideas for weekly Google Ads
- Planning and executing weekly email newsletter to database
- Develop and expand community and/or blogger outreach efforts
- Researching and contacting brand influencer/ambassador programming/network
- Dispatching samples to bloggers and vloggers
- Write press releases and contact media desks
- Compile weekly social media report for CEO
- Track and measure campaign performance across all social platform.
- 2 years prior retail marketing experienc
- Prior knowledge working with Google Ad Words and Facebook Ad Manager
- Marketing or PR related degree
- Excellent copywriting skills
- Strong organizational and follow-up skills
- Above average desktop computer skills in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
Please click here to apply via the Poundstretcher careers website.