Social media expert

  • Brussels
  • Digital Marketing, Digital Communication
  • Freelance

Ready for a new challenge? Our clients are the leading brands in Europe, and they’re looking for a variety of digital talent for their teams. We’ll help you reach the next level with a job perfectly suited for your unique skills and aspirations.

About Ariad:

We’re the digital consultancy & staffing firm that leading A-brands in Europe count on to make digital transitions happen. We partner exclusively with brands like Samsung, Carrefour, ING, Orange and MediaMarkt. We bring together Europe’s finest talent and develop successful teams that create digital customer experiences that people want, love and talk about.

Ariad consultants are specialized in digital marketing, e-commerce, digital communication, digital analytics, marketing automation, digital product design and digital transformation.

About our role:

Our client is a leading banking and insurance company looking for a talented and passionate individual to join their team as a Social Media Expert. In this role, you will play a fundamental role in delivering upon their content and brand strategy by producing content that increases the brand image and develops social thought leadership

What you will be doing:

  • Focus on business and brand content for the company pages.

  • You will play a fundamental role in delivering upon their content and brand strategy by producing content that increases the brand image and develops social thought leadership

  • Plan, create and deliver professional and engaging social content (post, images, video, reels…) with a focus on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok and X.

  • You either work with agencies to develop content assets or create low-cost assets in-house.

  • Support and execute the social media strategy, in line with the objectives and data insights.

  • Identify and react timely to tactical opportunities.

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to define and source impactful content and ensure coherence throughout all touchpoints.

  • Create and/or advise on new ways to deliver messaging through social media content.

  • Stay up-to-date with social media trends and make recommendations to increase the engagement of audiences. You would also be provided with trainings and events to keep you updated.

  • Support the inbound social media (customer service) team with community management expertise when needed.

  • Monitor and analyse sentiment on the platforms.

What you bring:

  • Experience in social media, working in an agency or in-house.

  • Proven track record of managing social pages for brands and delivering a content calendar and assets upon a content strategy.

  • Very good working knowledge of platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and X and are aware of the opportunities lying in TikTok and YouTube.

  • Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite

  • Bring creative ideas

  • Strong copywriting and editing skills in either French or Dutch and English.

  • You have experience with analytics software and metrics in order to drive the social media equity.

  • Experience in crisis management is a plus.

  • Experience in working agile and using collaborative tools (Wrike) is a plus.

The offer:

  • Contractor collaboration of 3 months

  • Digital recruitment process and onboarding to the company.

  • Work for a well-known banking and Insurance company at a national level and have an impact in its market!

  • You will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic, and skilled team, and be a key player in driving fantastic user experience.

Why become an Ariad Consultant?

  • You’re joining an impressive network of +100 digital consultants and the Ariad staff, all dedicated to helping and supporting each other to succeed, and drive innovation.

  • You will never be a number: we match you with projects that suit your skills and ambitions.

  • Personalized follow-up & honest feedback guided by our Digital Talent Managers.

  • Gain a rich community of other digital professionals at quarterly events and meetups

  • Join our annual Workcation event in sunny Southern Spain

  • Ongoing opportunities to learn and grow professionally including personal and professional development and guidance

  • Access to leading A-brands in Europe such as Samsung, ING Bank, Carrefour, L'Oreal, Decathlon and many others!

If you are excited about the opportunity to grow your career and make a difference, we encourage you to apply for this amazing job. Don't miss out on the chance to join a top-notch team and be a part of something special. Get started by sending your CV!

(Curious to learn more? See what the A-team has to say or browse these articles and our Ask A Consultant series for an inside look at life on the A-team!)

At Ariad, we believe that building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills is critical to our success and the success of our clients. We consider candidates based on hard and soft skills, experience and business needs. *Excited about this role, but your experience and skills don’t align perfectly? Apply anyway! You may be just the right fit for this or other roles.