Social & Advocacy Assistant 6M FTC

Reference Number: J11466
Salary: £23,000 (pro-rata)
Location: Maidenhead
Contract Type: Contract



We are recruiting for a Social and Advocacy Assistant to join a global health and wellness company based in Maidenhead on a 6 months contract. You will be responsible for supporting social media campaigns, managing the company’s blog and supporting the influencer programme. Reporting directly to the Social and Advocacy Marketing Manager and working closely with the rest of the Social Media team you will be collaborating with internal teams and agencies on innovative and creative social media campaigns.


  • Support social media team with the management and activation of other advocate and influencer activity in line with strategy and agreed targets
  • Manage the company’s blog development and content
  • Support the development of social media campaigns and implement activations in line with strategy and agreed targets
  • Manage member ambassadors on a day to day basis
  • Identify new ambassadors
  • Write social post copy
  • Provide monthly briefing to advocates in line with content themes and manage their responses and questions in relation to the brief
  • Attend monthly content meetings to ensure that all advocate activity aligns with core content themes
  • Provide monthly reports to the wider team on the advocate and influencer activity aligned to agreed KPIs
  • Responsible for championing the company’s member success across social channels
  • Align with other departments to ensure collaboration across channels
  • Stay up-to-date with digital technology trends and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention and develop brand awareness
  • Provide guidance to operations team and coaches to support local social activity
  • Budget management including PO creation and invoicing management


  • 1+ years’ social and advocacy experience gained from a similar role
  • Social Media/PR/Marketing degree preferred
  • A passion for social media and advocacy with a thirst to develop new skills and knowledge
  • Excellent copywriting skills are incremental
  • Ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written and verbal format, and build and maintain relationships
  • Ability to manage and own multiple projects across Social at any given time, displaying good organisational and time-management skills and a high attention to detail
  • Good understanding and experience of all current major social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, Snapchat etc.)
  • Experience in managing communities across key social platforms and understanding what makes these communities tick is desirable
  • Ability to understand and adapt to changing social media landscape and trends
  • Candidates that operate a blog and/or operate across multiple social networks in a personal capacity are desirable
  • Strong personal integrity and accountability
  • Customer focused and commercially agile, with the ability to think and act quickly in response to changing conditions

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