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Recruitment Social Media Executive

National, N/A, UK, National

  • Pay:
  • Hours: 40.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 4th August 2022
  • Expires: 3rd September 2022

Barchester’s recruitment marketing team have a unique opportunity for a Social Media Executive to join us on a permanent basis. This exciting position is focussed on digital marketing activity to promote career opportunities and the ‘Barchester Careers’ brand. We are looking for an experienced Social Media Executive who will take responsibility for creating engaging content, and execute and manage social media campaigns.
This position will be working from home, so we are looking for someone with previous experience, who is self-motivated, and able to work effectively as part of a remote team.
Required experience/qualifications:
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a social media executive position
• Evidence of social media channel management, including content creation
• Ability to work on multiple projects and to deadlines
• Good knowledge of social media management suites and Microsoft Office
• Experience of running paid campaigns and remarketing activity with proven results
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Plan, create and execute the social media strategy for Barchester Careers
• Source, create, and schedule all content on existing social media platforms, including Facebook and LinkedIn
• Respond to all comments and direct messages on-brand and within a timely manner
• Create and manage new channels, including Instagram and YouTube
• Execute paid/targeted social media campaigns, including reporting on success
• Liaise with internal and external agencies to ensure the website content is up to date, on-brand, and engaging
• Manage home-specific social media requests to drive applications, including bespoke artwork and content requests
• Engage with home managers and recruiters to identify recruitment marketing opportunities
• Proactive input to new technologies, campaigns, internal schemes and events.
• Develop video content
Barchester’s recruitment team are highly regarded, both within the business and externally as an award winning in house recruitment team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established, high performance team in a pivotal role.

Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.