Senior Social Editor

Working Here

Our Global Vision is to be the world’s fashion authorities. Endorsed by opinion formers and accessible to everyone, we are authentic British Brands with world-class standards. Fashion insiders that constantly innovate through a brave and irreverent approach; providing fashion leadership to style-minded individuals.

As the Senior Social Editor your key focus will be to elevate the social media offering of TOPSHOP TOPMAN.

You will be a part of the social team and report into the Head of Brand Creative. This role requires you to oversee all content published to our social channels, balancing brand-building activity with commercial drivers within an overall aesthetic that reinforces TOPSHOP & TOPMAN as a global fashion authority, engages customers and move the brand’s positioning forward in-line with brand strategy. Key responsibilities include content planning, overseeing social creative, photography, and video roles, working with the social channel owner to drive social KPIs, and collaborating with the rest of the creative and digital teams to promote key campaigns, brand launches and product stories

The Job

  • Overall guardianship of our social channels from the point of view of visual identity, content, tone of voice, and customer engagement.
  • Overseeing the creation of original and innovative content for our brand’s social platforms
  • Managing a multi-disciplined team of social creatives, photographers and videographers, to deliver high quality content, with a singular vision and shared goals.
  • Partnering with Brand Marketing and Digital teams to ensure there is synergy and collaboration on 360 campaigns and delivering fashion comms.
  • Generating ideas and content plans for day-to-day posts and stories, as well as major projects and global brand campaigns.
  • Measuring performance against agreed-upon KPIs – including engagement rate, follower growth, revenue and brand sentiment, as well as driving engagement and customer growth.

Must Haves

  • Cultural awareness; having an in-depth awareness of current fashion, music and lifestyle trends with a strong visual eye
  • Ability to drive results through effective team and individual performance, setting clear goals and managing accountability. Recognises and encourages outstanding performance and manages poor performance effectively.
  • Strong understanding of TOPSHOP TOPMAN’s brand and tone of voice
  • Able to lead, motivate and nurture a team of creatives
  • Able to manage team workflow and delegate/prioritise tasks in order to meet changing deadlines

Added Extras

  • Early finish Fridays during Summer!
  • 25% discount across all our fab 8 brands to shop until you drop
  • Stunning offices on Oxford Street with a restaurant, bar and beauty salon to always look and feel your best
  • Regular sample sales to refresh your wardrobe at fractional prices
  • Fun, inspiring and ambitious colleagues pushing the boundaries across the whole business
  • Regular competitions to win amazing prizes
  • Events to support our diverse range of charities

We regret, due to volume, only suitable applicants will be contacted

You’ll find every Arcadia brand shares the same values. We all start with letting people be themselves. We are informal while professional, and we are all about mixing fun with commercial nous. Throughout your career with us we will help you develop, and give you the chance to influence our future. It's not only our products but our people who drive our success. Our people are at the heart of everything we do.