Social Media Coordinator | Manchester City Centre | £27,000-£30,000 per annum

There’s never been a better time to join Archie’s. We’ve more than doubled in size in the last 2 years and we have no plans of slowing down, now our Marketing team is growing!

We are on the lookout for a Social Media Coordinator to join our iconic business.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be £27,000-£30,000 per annum depending on experience.
  • 70% discount in all Archie’s restaurants for you to enjoy.
  • Training and real opportunities for career progression.
  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays.
  • Enrolment into the NEST pension plan.

Duties of the Social Media Coordinator:

  • Manage daily posts on all social media channels (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter & some YouTube/Snapchat)
  • As a Social Media Coordinator, you will support the marketing team to create visual concepts that meet the needs of the business, create & influence branding and maintain consistency across all touchpoints.
  • Engage in social media presence and analyse regularly, going to on develop strategies to improve and implement new tactics.
  • Manage social media communications.
  • Build relationships with external social media and marketing agencies who can future develop the brands social media channels.
  • Work with the marketing team to develop and align campaigns with the social media strategy.
  • Working with the marketing team to produce quarterly social media strategies including lower-level marketing campaigns relating to relevant events such as Valentines Day, Christmas, fun national days, and social media trends such as content types, general trends and one-off hypes.
  • Be the positive, friendly, and professional voice of the brand across all social media channels.
  • Build relationships with external brands and generate collaborative leads for prizes, competitions, give away’s and other opportunities across social media channels to widen the brands audience base.
  • Carry out regular influencer and collaboration outreach.
  • Propose new ideas and concepts for social media.
  • Assist with monthly social media content creation, including photography.


  • Be current across emerging trends and developments, specifically food based.
  • Conduct regular competitor research to ensure the brands social media strategy remains ahead of the competitive set.
  • Regular analysis of SEO, PPC and email campaigns.
  • Have a good understanding of design, supporting the Graphic Designer on all aspects of design, print & implementing content.

Social Media Coordinator Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience managing in-house social media is essential.
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English, especially business and content writing.
  • An excellent understanding of social media and the specific marketing tactics required to optimise each platform.
  • Organised and efficient in time management as well as meeting deadlines.
  • Creative.
  • Efficient in Adobe suite.
  • Networking and communication skills.
  • Good use of initiative and working independently.
  • Able to work well as part of a team.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to work under pressure.
  • Have an interest in commerce, popular culture, and new advertising trends/techniques.

Location: Manchester, on site
Contracted Hours: Monday-Friday 09:30-17:30

A clear DBS will be required and will be requested at offer stage, the cost will be reimbursed upon starting.