Salary:
2100 per month
Location:
Brussels
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
About The Role

 

At GVC, the ambition, focus, energy and character of our digital marketing teams makes sure they’re ready for whatever we throw at them. Bring your skills to a business with the drive to match your own. Bring your resilience, and as part of our Brussels team you’ll make the world’s most amazing entertainment and gaming even more memorable.All underpinned with our commitment to responsibility and ethics. For the good of entertainment

Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.

The Social Media Editor role is responsible for executing the brand’s social media strategy and supporting the Manager in ensuring that it aligns with the overall marketing strategy. This includes creating and delivering original, interesting and stand-out social media content across a variety of platforms. This role focuses not just on increasing brand awareness and consideration through owned channels, with an emphasis on unique and fame-driving content, but reporting on how the social media strategy positively affects business.

The perfect candidate will be sharp, quick-witted and obsessed with sport. They will be focussed on excellent content, enjoy creating ideas in a team and have a comprehensive understanding of gambling/gaming. 

Responsibilities:

  • Create and publish competitive daily and campaign-led content across Social Media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat.
  • Support the evolution of the Social Media content strategy by generating creative ideas that will continually improve brand engagement and drive traffic to the site/app.
  • Work seamlessly in a team to deliver fast, entertaining, reactive and insightful material that resonates with the audience.
  • Produce regular reports that outline performance against KPIs and business objectives.
  • Support the Social Media Manager in maintaining and continually evolving the brand voice and style.
  • Collaborate with other teams such as Trading, Product, Content, Operations and CRM to ensure the content offering is competitive, informative and complements brand-wide campaigns, offers and promotions.
  • Work with Customer Service to ensure customers are supported across social media platforms.
  • Create briefs for internal and external creative designers/producers. This includes supporting video partnerships with influencers.
  • Create monthly content and delivery plans according to the sporting and gaming calendars.
  • Support the Social Media Manager in collaborating with the Paid Social team to ensure the posting strategy & targeting is working effectively alongside direct response activity.
  • Ensure content is compliant with all appropriate regulation and legislation.
Additional Information

Skills, competencies, qualifications and experience:

  • Native Flemish speaker with excellent written and verbal English
  • Team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ability to adopt creativity and brevity is essential. 
  • Degree educated, ideally within marketing, communications or journalism. 
  • Avid user of social media with a comprehensive understanding of all platforms and astute awareness of what makes audiences engage on these channels. Experience of developing and delivering ideas for social-first content campaigns is preferable. 
  • Able to demonstrate a genuine passion and highly in-depth knowledge of a variety of sports (Belgium & France) and gaming products. 
  • Strong understanding of social media ad platforms and paid activity. 
  • Sound knowledge of betting and gambling/gaming. Experience of working in the industry is preferable but not essential. 
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, flexible to change and motivated to achieve goals beyond what is required.
  • Highly organised with the ability to plan, prioritise, juggle multiple tasks and manage time in order to meet tight deadlines, without losing an eye for detail. 

This is a full-time position based in Brussels. Relocation support available. Successful applicants will be expected to work any 5 days from 7 on a shift basis (includes evenings and weekends) and according to the Sports/Gaming calendars. 

Ready to bring it on? Bring your spark and ambition to GVC and you can be adventurous from the start. For the good of entertainment

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.