(+44) 01438 870220
(+44) 01438 870220



Organic Social Media Account Manager/Specialist


Honchō are looking for an Organic Social Media Account Manager/Specialist to join our growing team. Based in our idyllic countryside HQ in Hertfordshire or part remote, this is an opportunity for an ambitious individual to take ownership of our key organic social accounts and steer the growth of the department and organic social proposition.

We are looking for someone highly creative, that has proven experience of creating thumb-stopping content. The ideal candidate will have 2-3+ years of experience working agency or client-side, strong written and verbal communication skills, a keen eye for detail, and a passion for all things social media.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing social media strategies that meet the clients core KPI
  • Analysing the long-term needs of our client’s social media strategies and compiling quarterly reports (QBR)
  • Creating captivating content for our clients social media sites, which may include writing blogs, articles, posts, and multimedia content
  • Staying up-to-date with the latest social media trends and digital technologies
  • Developing monthly reports on emerging social media trends for both internal and external use
  • Setting measurable goals for campaigns, measuring and showing the Return on Investment (ROI)
  • Supervise all aspects of social media interaction between customers and the client, and ensure a positive customer service experience
  • Grow the social media offering and take part in new business opportunities
  • Liaising with other departments and creatives to create a holistic and effective online marketing strategy

Personality traits suited to this role:

  • Creative thinker
  • Articulate with good communication skills
  • Strategic thinker and organised
  • Diplomatic and team orientated
  • Approachable and a team player

Essential experience and skills:

  • Firm understanding of social media
  • Ability to work under your own direction and as part of a team
  • Time management skills and close adherence to deadlines
  • Great communication, presentation and writing ability
  • The ability to work with and analyse data, in order to inform strategies
  • Presentation skills within small groups

Nice to haves experience and skills:

  • Experience using social listening tools
  • Basic knowledge of paid social
  • Experience using Sprout Social or similar social media management tools

Benefits of working at Honcho

  • Work for well-known brands in an established agency
  • Personal development plan to help progress your career
  • Allocated budget for training and conferences
  • Flexible working
  • Unlimited paid holiday allowance
  • Never work your birthday or Christmas Eve again
  • 2 days paid leave to support a charity of your choice
  • Regular team and social events
  • Free Honcho Clothing and merchandise
  • Work at our idyllic offices with on-site swimming pool and tennis court

About Honchō

Founded in 2008 by Chris Ailey, Honchō are a specialist Search and Social Marketing agency based just outside Hertford in Hertfordshire.

Currently a team of 30+ specialists we operate from a converted barn and stables in an idyllic countryside setting. We have worked with a number of global brands including eBay, Gumtree, WWE, Mothercare, Renault, ASUS and New Era.