Join the team at Redtorch as our new Campaign Executive…

We’re an award-winning research, digital and social media agency looking for a sport-obsessed Campaign Executive with bundles of initiative and a great understanding of social media.

With a relentless work ethic and willingness to learn, the successful candidate will deliver social media campaigns and distribution tactics for some of the most prestigious sports organisations in the world.

The role presents and incredible opportunity to join a growing team of data-fanatics, strategic-thinkers and creative communicators based in St Pancras, London.

You will also gain unique insight into, and experience of, working in the international sports industry.

Who we are looking for

Redtorch is looking for a passionate individual with bags of initiative and ideas to work across a range of accounts that include some of the biggest rights holders and brands in world sport.

The role

Responsibilities include original writing, editing, and producing highly engaging social media and digital content to drive community engagement – you will be connecting with sports fans worldwide.

The successful candidate must enjoy communicating and be a social media enthusiast, have an eye for detail, excellent organisational and multitasking skills and a serious passion for sport.

You must be eligible to work in the UK (we’re based in Kings Cross, London), hold a valid passport and be excited about the prospect of travelling to and working at major sports events worldwide. As such the role will involve regular weekend work, delivering live-event social media coverage for events which occur on a Saturday and/or Sunday.

This is an amazing opportunity to join a young team in a dynamic and growing business that inspires people worldwide through the power of sport.

Key responsibilities

  • Content calendar creation, scheduling and posting across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and other networks 
  • Ability to oversee social media community management
  • Edit and publish high-quality written content, ensuring it is powerful, engaging and accurate 
  • Work with production teams to curate, create, edit and publish video and graphics content for a variety of clients’ social media accounts 
  • Ability to react in real-time to sporting and ‘on trend’ moments 
  • Confidently deliver remote and onsite social media coverage for global sports events 
  • Compile weekly / monthly monitoring reports on fan discussion and community-created content 
  • Partake in weekly client calls to deliver project updates and supply content and strategy recommendations 

Essential Skills & qualifications

  • 6 months+ social media experience  
  • A pro-active positive attitude, self-motivated and plenty of initiative 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about sport 
  • English speaking with fluency in a second language a bonus 
  • A 2:1 degree (predicted or recently achieved) in any undergraduate discipline 

What we offer

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow and develop their role and experiences. You will be working alongside people with significant sports industry and digital communications experience, and with learning embedded in our culture we expect you to develop quickly. 

  • Competitive salary, pension and holiday entitlements 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • MacBook 
  • Global travel 
  • Attend and work at World Championship sports events 
  • Job Type: Full-time 

If you are interested, please send your CV to iwanttowork@redtorch.co