Social Media Marketing Manager

Temporary, Part Time (21 hours per week)

The Story Mob is the world’s leading international communications consultancy focused on gaming culture, competitive esports and digital entertainment. We work with brands, teams and publishers to shape meaningful communications and engage in authentic conversations with gaming fans. This is the most exciting and fastest growing culture in the world - and communications are helping mold the future of it.

We’re headquartered in LA but have just opened a European Office in London and have teams and clients that span the globe. We are looking to fill this position with someone based in London with the skills to support our ambitious growth plans by creating compelling content for a range of owned and earned digital channels.

We’re a hungry and ambitious company, where each team member wears a lot of hats and the ceiling for growth is sky-high. Our culture is open-minded, fast and flexible where great ideas are celebrated and you’re free to execute them and learn new skills.

If you’re based in London and passionate about gaming this could be a great opportunity to join the world’s first group of gaming-focused communication leaders.

Here’s what you’ll be doing

Creative brainstorming and storytelling

  • Identifying industry trends and using them to craft compelling thought leadership content
  • Using your knowledge of and passion for games to tell industry stories which resonate
  • Raising The Story Mob’s profile by highlighting relevant client campaigns, staff updates and award wins

Strategic content planning

  • Creating and populating a digital activity calendar
  • Working with the leadership team to analyse content engagement and using data to provide recommendations for the future
  • Playing a leading role in facilitating the creation and delivery of the 2021 rebrand and re-positioning content plan, which is a major KPI for the Mob in Q1 2021
  • Contributing to new business success by flagging recent wins and proactively securing new leads via content delivered

Delivering assets and engaging with a wide online community

  • Using your copywriting skills to create content which appeals to the target audience
  • Considering which from a range of owned and earned channels are best placed to deliver content

About you

Digital competency

You’re a digital native who is a natural storyteller. You understand the range of channels available at your fingertips as well as their subtle nuances. As a result you know how to deliver content which resonates with the target audience.

A passion for gaming

You ideally have depth of knowledge of the games industry having worked within it previously. You understand the people who work in it, as well as the communities who play the games.

Creative soul

You know how to capture people’s attention and have the ability to deliver assets which are as visually compelling. You can also write creative copy in your sleep and are able to work with multiple stakeholders to get those finalized

Analytical

You understand how to measure success beyond likes and know how to use data to provide counsel on what’s working and what’s not.

Our offer

  • A competitive salary (pro-rata) fitting your experience and skill set
  • Collaborative and supportive team to support with the planning, delivery and execution of the digital marketing plan
  • Opportunity to review the role after three months and discuss full-time, permanent role
  • Flexible working hours to suit your schedule and allow you to deliver your best work

PLEASE NOTE: We will only process applications that are sent to jobs@thestorymob.com with a resume and cover letter attached.

Join the Mob

If you want to apply, please send a copy of your CV, links to relevant work and a cover letter to jobs@thestorymob.com.