Social Media Manager

TAF & Associates (Operators of Planet Radio 101.1FM) - Our client is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Social Media Manager
Job Location:
 Akwa Ibom

Job Description

  • Our client is seeking a talented and creative Social Media Manger to administer their social media accounts.


  • Responsibilities include conducting market research on current trends and audience preferences, designing and implementing a social media strategy to align with the company’s goals, and setting and reporting on performance metrics.
  • A Social Media Manger is a tech-savvy professional with experience in creating content and maintaining a strong brand identity across channels.
  • The goal is to create world-class social media presence across channels to achieve superior engagement and intimacy, website traffic and revenue results.
  • A great Social Media Manager will have a solid understanding of how each social media channel works and how to optimize content so that it is engaging on those channels.
  • We expect you to be up-to-date with the latest digital technologies and social media trends.
  • You should have excellent communication skills and be able to express our company’s views creatively.
  • Our ideal candidate has the ability to coordinate teams to execute according to a plan.
  • They will have excellent communication skills, a passion for developing creative partnership strategies, and familiarity with the media and entertainment space in Nigeria and internationally.

A successful Social Media Manger will:

  • Develop and implement a social media calendar in coordination with in-house creative and artist teams
  • Research and present reports on key trends and audience insights
  • Manage, track, and grow the company's presence on all social media platforms
  • Write well-crafted copy that achieves campaign objectives
  • Communicate regularly with followers
  • By end of Y1, a successful Social Media Manger will continue to do all of the above, as well as:
  • Use audience data and creativity to develop new content series that achieves viral growth
  • Build relationships with key followers and accounts
  • Contribute to and create additional digital media verticals (ie. In-house blog, email newsletters)


  • Proven working experience in social media marketing or as a digital media specialist
  • Excellent writing, editing (photo/video/text), presentation and communication skills
  • In tune with the music and entertainment culture, both locally and internationally
  • Demonstrable social analytics tools knowledge
  • Mastery of online marketing and the major marketing channels
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer-oriented with good multitasking and organizational ability
  • Basic knowledge of video and photo editing software tools
  • Fluency in English and Pidgin English
  • Adequate knowledge of web design, web development, CRO and SEO is an advantage
  • B.Sc in Communications, Marketing, Business, New Media or Public Relations is an advantage
  • Applicants within Uyo will be considered first.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and Resume to: