AU Social Media Assistant

Daily Mail Australia forms part of a phenomenal global offering attracting over 236 million readers world-wide, making it the world's largest English-speaking news website. We are consistently breaking exclusives in local and global news, celebrity, entertainment and sport while reporting on what's trending in fashion, beauty, health and technology.

We are looking for a talented Social Media Assistant to join our Sydney office. The successful applicant will be a collaborative self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and as part of a close team. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and populate Daily Mail Australia social feeds with a focus on Facebook
  • Manage and cover live events and breaking news on social media
  • Monitor daily social media analytics to gauge success of social media efforts and initiatives
  • Assist news editors with coordination of social interaction during live events
  • Monitor the competitive social landscape, identify trends in social media and news consumption


To be a successful in this role, you must have;

  • Must have solid newspaper, magazine or news website experience
  • Must have good technical knowledge of social media outlets
  • Must be able to demonstrable digital production skills, including a working knowledge of code and an ability to work comfortably within content management systems
  • Must have experience with social media measurement platforms including Tweetreach, Bitly, Social Flow Facebook Insights  
  • Must be able to gather and analyse social media data and analytics
  • Must have the ability to gather information and create compelling digital content
  • Must work productively within a team environment
  • Must have an understanding of legal covenants and an understanding of copyright
  • Must have strong communication and people skills
  • Must be flexible regarding shift patterns (including weekends and nights)
  • Bachelor degree or higher qualification (desirable)


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This is an exciting opportunity to join Daily Mail Australia and we are looking for someone who is ambitious and who can support our growth and business objectives. On offer is a competitive salary package, healthcare and wellness allowance.

12/11/2019 $0 CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs 1 Marketing & Communications
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