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    Social Media Executive | Careers

    Social Media Executive | Careers
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    The Social Media Executive will work as part of the FootyAccumulators (FA) team having an exciting remit which involves growing all areas of audience performance, engagement and revenues across the FA social platforms. You will have a strong sense of the type of content sports fans and punters crave. This role reports into the FA Brand Manager.

    Main Duties

    • Produce a wide range of content on all social platforms, from text to images and video
    • Apply best practices across social media on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and others where required, following all brand guidelines
    • Identify and create content strands on our social media platforms with a clear understanding of what type of content does (and does not) resonate
    • Organised enough to deliver multiple campaigns and projects at the same time
    • Use analytics to review performance
    • Deliver on KPIs which include the growth of cross-platform audiences and promotional revenues
    • Regularly review our competitors and provide feedback on what we could be doing better
    • Support with the delivery of key compliance and regulation initiatives
    • Be willing to support with the delivery of any ad-hoc projects

    Key Skills & Experience

    • A sports journalism qualification and/or experience in sports journalism
    • A strong knowledge of sports betting would be an advantage
    • Exceptional writing and production skills with a keen eye for detail
    • Experience in using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social platforms to promote content
    • Strong sense of visuals and the power of images/video in storytelling
    • A working knowledge of social media analytics
    • A working knowledge of video and photo editing tools would be an advantage

    Other Requirements

    • Be willing to work out of hours and weekends as these are our busiest times
    • Strong work ethic
    • Be flexible and adaptable you will be working in a fast paced ever-changing industry
    • Overall be a team player who has a positive attitude and gets the job done


    • Competitive base salary
    • 10% base salary performance bonus scheme
    • Company pension scheme with 3% employer contribution
    • Free lunch last Friday of the month
    • 20 days holiday + statutory bank holidays
    • Holiday loyalty scheme, for every full year’s service, 1 extra holiday day per year (capped at 5 days)
    • Buy back holiday scheme (up to a maximum of 4 holiday days per year)
    • Bike2Work scheme
    • Flexible home and office working
    • Company laptop


    Please send your CV and Covering Letter to - [email protected]


    Checkd Media is based in Manchester and is part of Checkd Group, it is one of the UK’s fastest growing sports media businesses with a portfolio of owned and operated brands – including FootyAccumulators, The Winners Enclosure and Oddschanger.

    With around c.2million fans on social media platforms and c.750,000 unique users on owned and operated platforms, Checkd works with some of the biggest betting brands in the country to amplify their message and offers alongside high-quality content which drives an engaged community of followers.

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