Social Media Analyst

Category:
Marketing
Job Type:
Location:
Leeds, United Kingdom

The role: Social Media Analyst

We are looking for a Social Media Analyst to join our fast-growing Stars Creative team, based in our Leeds service office.

Are you our next Super Star?

We are building a new Marketing Centre of Excellence in Leeds and we’re looking for individuals with big ideas and the ability to think creatively and outside of the box. You will become part of a company that gives you everything you need to create winning moments to push your own boundaries and build the best experience for our millions of players around the world.

So, who are we? We’re home to some of the biggest, most exciting brands in the online gaming industry, with offices, events and players all over the world. We’re the ultimate owner of such brands as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, FOX Bet, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker and BetEasy, as well as live poker tour and event brands.

Why we need you:

We are looking for a social media expert with extensive experience working in the social analytics space and a firm grasp of both social and wider digital metrics. Building regular reporting structures and providing ad-hoc analysis and listening research to key stakeholders throughout the business. Adhering to measurement frameworks and contributing to the social data strategy. Experience working for either a publisher, games brand, global brands, would be beneficial.

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Social Analytics and Insight, you will be responsible for understanding both our own and competitor content performance to provide recommendations, identify topical insight and trends and mapping out of audience segmentations (from both native data and performance marketing platforms such as Sprinklr and Google Analytics). You will redefine the role of social within the business as we accelerate the journey and lead innovation within the category to gain understanding of all social performance to drive an optimised social media strategy. Helping to communicate our social measurement strategy will be a key elements of the role, driving through our process and delivering against a varied set of analysis and reporting requirements. You’ll have experience in harnessing both structured and unstructured data, reporting, analysis and social listening.

Who are we looking for:

We are looking for a social media expert with extensive experience working in the social analytics space and a firm grasp of both social and wider digital metrics. You should have relevant experience and/or a strong aptitude for crafting measurement strategy, setting social KPIs and creating measurement frameworks, working with both structured and unstructured data. Experience working for either a publisher, games brand, global brands, would be beneficial.

You should possess a strong work ethic, positive workplace approach, work well with others and adapt in a quickly changing production environment. It is important you have strong numerical skills and data visualisation in both live dashboards and PowerPoint presentations.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

You will be intellectually curious and tech savvy with a passion for numbers, online businesses, emerging platforms and social media developments.

Ideally, you will have advanced Excel skills and be native to Facebook Insights. Experience of or a strong awareness of Sprinklr social media listening and social management tools, as well as any additional experience working in primary research or web analytics would be a bonus.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. We can also provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations. In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.