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Marketing & social media executive

Remote, London
£23,000 – £26,000
Midweight, Junior
Fixed Term, Part Time, Full Time
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Job Description

Marketing & social media executive

Immediate start

Dalston, London (and remote working)

Part time or full time options available

£23,000 - £26,000 FT salary per annum, dependant on experience, plus benefits


Plates is a unique plant-based food design studio working with some of the world’s best-known brands. We’re on a mission to take plant-based to the next level, through our flavours, creative projects and much more. We’re a passionate, forward-thinking studio: we work flexibly, collaboratively, and we value a work-life balance as much as we value incredible work. Our London HQ is on the hunt for extraordinary new talent.

As a Marketing & social media executive you will be responsible for building out day to day content, supporting key campaigns, community management, building the brands social channels and all other external / internally connected marketing touch points.

You’ll be expected to use your excellent communication skills to sell in your ideas internally, build strong relationships with external stakeholders, create content ideas that get people talking, produce visually engaging assets and report back on key performance metrics. You’ll also be willing to help the team with various office duties and tasks.

The basics:

You’re a confident verbal and written communicator and enjoy writing longer form detailed text as much as you love creating fun social media captions

You’re a visual storyteller: You have a creative eye and enjoy producing beautiful design focussed content

You can create static, moving and multimedia content for social media, newsletters, and websites

You have many fresh content ideas and understand how to engage and grow a community

You’re a friendly people person and would enjoy making connections with influencers, PR's and journalists on behalf of the brand

You’re a keen learner and you face new challenges head-on

Being organised comes naturally, you are detail orientated and a forward planner who can manage their time effectively

You’re digitally native, can edit your own videos and use photoshop or an alternative app to edit photography

You’re an expert (and understand best practice) across Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, Mailchimp

You’re happy to support across all business admin, project management and logistics tasks

You have a great attitude: You’re always willing, positive in your approach and collaborative

The wows:

You’re a problem solver and has a resourceful attitude towards any obstacles

You’re confident at ‘presenting’ your ideas formally, in spoken or written text

You keep your finger on the pulse of emerging digital trends

You’re passionate about food, health and wellbeing

You have a creative mind and think outside the box

You’re willing to go the extra mile for your team and to create great work

You have basic design skills and can use Adobe creative suite. You’re familiar with Google analytics and mailchimp

You bring to the table:

1 years experience in a digital marketing agency or social media role

Strong skills on Mac OSX and Microsoft Office (word/excel)

A marketing / media related degree


Real life experience building, creating and producing your own engaging content.


A blend of remote working and 1 - 2 days a week on-site at our London studio / restaurant

Employee discount in our restaurant

Flexi-hours schedule

22 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Opportunity to travel with the role to our French retreat and studio space