25 September, 2021

Social Media Strategist

A perfect opportunity for someone who understand social media best practice with a media buying/planning background and a creative lean!

Do you live and breathe Social?! L&A is on the hunt for a passionate Social Media Strategist to head up the Social Strategy for one of our key clients! You’ll be working alongside a talented team to develop best in class social executions, driving innovation, and socially driven ideas. The client is a leading retailer and you will have the opportunity to develop work you are truly proud of!

At L&A, we’re values driven, growth-minded, solutions-focused, and strive to leave the community around us better than we found it. We are a collaborative, flexible environment that values inclusivity, huge ideas, and making awesome social content for incredible brands.

Role requirements:

  • 2+ years in a similar role
  • In depth social media channel and placement strategy expertise
  • Hands on experience with all elements of Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and emerging social channels, and an in depth knowledge of best practise across them including content placements & opportunities 
  • Client-facing experience, including experience working on a large key client or portfolio
  • Experience digesting client briefs and responding with strategic media plans
  • Ability to create social media strategies that make the most impact
  • Knowledge in dissecting and responding to a brief in a high level strategic manner
  • Organisational & multitasking skills
  • Experience growing clients and portfolios through pitching, negotiation, and recommendations
  • An ability to work optimally both independently and collaboratively
  • Social media Planning, Buying and Creative Strategy accreditations welcomed

We’re passionate about L&A being the best place to work. We were finalists in the 2020 B&T People & Culture Award and are the #1 independent agency on AFR’s Best Places To Work list! We were also recently listed #3 on the WRK+ Best Places To Work List! The perks of joining us include:

  • A flex working environment with flexibility on where and when you work
  • Access to our internal professional and personal development program, L&A Thrive
  • Quarterly bonus incentive for hitting target, including a non-profit donation that we make as a team as part of L&A Philanthropy
  • Friday drinks, monthly learning events, quarterly celebrations, & awesome holiday celebrations Mental wellness subsidy for therapy or counselling
  • Birthday time off
  • L&A’s subsidised education program

To apply please share your resume and a covering letter that explains why the thought of working at L&A makes your heart sing, what your salary expectations are, and brands you admire on social for their innovation & bravery!

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Caitlin Gregory-Layman