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Community Management & Editorial Intern - 3 month contract

Do you have a flare for writing and a keen eye for editing? Are you passionate about the power of storytelling and community building through social media?  We’re looking for an enthusiastic, self-sufficient Social Media Intern to join our dynamic Marketing Team for a fixed 3-month contract.

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We believe in the power of imagination to beat our throwaway culture. So we invented Sugru, the world’s first mouldable glue technology, to fuel a new generation of doers and help get the world fixing and making again.  

Over the last 7 years, we’ve built an inspiring online community and we’re regularly humbled by the levels of advocacy and enthusiasm we experience from our users. We’ve secured nationwide distribution in the UK, USA and France, as well as strong online sales through Sugru.com and Amazon globally. We’re constantly in touch with our amazing community on all digital channels and we love to keep them engaged with interesting content and cool conversations . That’s where you, our new Intern, come in!

Responsibilities

  • Research and write editorial pieces, broadening our library of blogposts and evergreen content for our website, ensuring production is on brand and in line with external trends
  • Help to streamline our social media output, including scheduling planned content as well as nurturing the conversation with our community across platforms
  • Help the marketing team with sampling activities, invoice management, and some team fun

Competencies

  • Storytelling
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • Visual skills to choose the right photos and formatting
  • Knowledge and understanding of social landscape and trends
  • Attention to detail
  • Previous experience in interacting with users on social media platform a plus

About you

  • Our ideal candidate will have a true passion for storytelling (your own blog, your personal social media accounts, all can count as good examples!)
  • A strong desire to grow and learn with a positive mindset and mental agility
  • A super-cheerful and positive personality, with a natural curiosity
  • More than happy to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in…ha!

Remuneration

This position is paid... The salary is London Living Wage, £9.75/hour

 Sugru is an equal opportunities employer

About us

FormFormForm Ltd is our Company. We invented Sugru, the world’s first truly mouldable glue, and we make, ship, market and sell it to people everywhere from our base in East London.  Our brand promise is centred on empowering people to enjoy fixing and improving things. We aim to innovate wherever we need to, including in our manufacturing. Our core technology is already patented and our challenge is to deliver and manage our growth to the benefit of our employees, customers and shareholders. If you’re looking for excitement, challenge and learning in a career that can grow as we grow, we’re looking forward to hearing all about you.

Don’t just send us your CV, tell us all about you! 

Email your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

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Videographer

If you’re a creative videographer who likes huge variety, both in ideas and media, if you love both concepting and making and if you’re ready to throw yourself into the role of a lifetime... it’s time to get excited.

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We are looking for a Videographer who’ll be able to inspire us and develop inspiring creative work.  Key responsibilities will include:

  • Design and build of new digital content and brand materials to support the Company’s mission, brand and marketing strategy.
  • Bring ideas to life with imagination and to the highest production standards across different media but with a specific expertise with videos, especially across social media, Youtube, Facebook, Instagram.
  • Produce communications that will vary from small 10 minute ideas to more complex campaign content.
  • Bring strategic and design thinking to marketing team discussions including campaign planning.
  • Project management and production scheduling for design & creative content projects to ensure timely delivery.
  • Keep abreast of user insights and community engagement to ensure you know your audience and can deliver effective messages and designs.
  • Undertake any additional project work as required.

About You

The person we have in mind will have a minimum of 5+ years’ experience working as videographer  and producer from start to finish, and will be able to show creative projects in a variety of media that have achieved exciting results. On the practical side, you will have already demonstrated your love of rolling up your sleeves and your ability to coordinate people and manage projects.

Some of Your Skills and Attributes:

  • Show excellence in the creative process. You’ll love responding to a creative brief with ideas that will delight our customers.
  • Storyboarding, scripting and direction.
  • Use Premiere and/or Final cut pro, After Effects, excellent photography, filming and lighting skills, sound recording and editing. A good understanding of Adobe Creative Suite is also a requirement.
  • Fluent and excited about the use of video in online community marketing and social media.
  • Styling - choosing the right props, locations - the right look & feel.
  • Show ability to prioritise projects, manage time effectively, meet deadlines.
  • Coordinate production - making it happen e.g. props, locations, freelancers etc.
  • Show discipline - creation and use of brand guidelines and style guides.
  • Have organisational skills - e.g. best practice in filing and backup of media files.
  • Excellent technical skills with a healthy attitude to learning new skills and mean of communicating ideas.
  • Be a team player - Able to take direction and work in a team environment to develop ideas to effective and outstanding execution.
  • Have great communication - ability to bring others along with your ideas and keep everyone aligned with expected outcomes.
  • Be great at planning and have solid time management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills in all forms.
  • Ability to lead and run projects on your own and working in a team.
  • A cheerful and positive personality, love having your sleeves rolled up.

Experience you will need:

  • Degree or MA in a relevant creative discipline.
  • 5+ years relevant experience.
  • An exciting portfolio of creative projects!
  • Proven track record in video creation for brands across social media channels (idea generation, scripting, storyboarding, editing)
  • Project management experience executing a mix of briefed projects and self-initiated independent projects. 

Nice to Have Experience:

  • Experience in animation, illustration
  • Graphic Design experience
  • USA based experience
  • Community based projects 

To apply please email your CV and a cover letter to [email protected]

Sugru is an equal opportunities employer.

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Digital Marketing Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team and help us fuel our continuing global growth by building strongly on our digital strengths & business expansion.  

We’re looking for an experienced Digital Marketing Manager with a proven track record of digital fluency, comfortable to develop strategy for a complex multi-platform and ever-changing digital world while enjoying taking a hands-on, detailed approach and jumping into execution as and when needed. You will report into the Head of Marketing and be responsible for our Online excellence, leading Sugru’s digital expertise: from paid advertising to content management, while coordinating its swift multi-channel execution. You’ll be comfortable with the softer side of marketing like storytelling and community building while rooting everything in business expertise - you’ll be data driven & analytical (including performance tracking, dashboard setup, KPI reporting). The ability to turn data and insights into a compelling narrative is a strong asset to succeed in this role. An innovative and self-starter spirit is a must. You’ll be able to work with a small and nimble team of collaborators, work cross-functionally, as well as facilitate and expedite decision-making with key stakeholders. This is a fast paced environment and the ability to juggle multiple tasks, prioritise and manage against deadlines is essential.


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Responsibilities:

  • Develop our integrated digital marketing strategy, KPIs and drive execution, including conceptualisation, planning, execution and optimisation
  • Lead development of creative brand building communications to complement our product-centric content stream
  • Harmonise digital efforts across all channels including our website, ensuring they are on brand, integrate with brand marketing, product marketing, on and offline
  • Lead execution of our content strategy with with the rest of our internal stakeholders, in particular creative, PR and social teams from briefing across formats (campaigns, video, Gifs,..) down to performance reporting and identification of insights.
  • Liaise with the Community manager to keep track of day-to-day social media & community nurturing
  • Reporting - Set up all the right KPIs to underpin the strategy, develop performance dashboards and coordinate with the rest of the digital team to ensure they are leveraged for maximum learning, sharing them openly across the key stakeholders internally and externally
  • Manage overall digital marketing budget and invoicing process
  • Lead & coordinate new market trends, competitors, new platforms, new formats and technologies
  • Lead new platform and channel testing, always looking for opportunities to reach new audiences, in close collaboration with the Acquisition Manager

Skills:

  • Proven brand storyteller - briefing it, and executing it
  • User first - A natural curiosity and committed to finding and working with real insight
  • Expert in Facebook, SEO, SEM, display marketing, ad networks, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube, Google+, Snapchat
  • Demonstrated ability to build valuable and meaningful brand and marketing partnerships
  • Strive for analytical excellence maximizing return and increasing efficiency
  • Strong knowledge in SEO, with specific ability to drive SEO strategy on platforms
  • Strong project management skills
  • A/B testing
  • A natural collaborator across functionalities, communication and people skills that ensure the ability to get results from both creative and analytical styles, ability to improve processes
  • Ensure proper technical execution and integration
  • USA digital experience will be an advantage

About you:

  • At least 5 years of digital consumer marketing experience with a focus on developing/optimising online or cross platform marketing programs with a rich portfolio of previous successful marketing campaigns, especially bringing new audiences into the brand franchise
  • Experience developing brands with demonstrated strong organisational skills, idea driven; history of anticipating issues and the skills to be strategic, proactive and assertive
  • Sound business acumen; ability to think strategically with a strong bias for action
  • Consumer marketing mindset and experience with young brands is required
  • Work in-house on the client brand side is required. Experience with agency is a plus.
  • Management experience required (2-3 years of experience)
  • Demonstrated track record of managing projects where expectations and deliverables may be unclear and/or change at a moment’s notice
  • Ability to prioritize, problem solve, and stay calm, positive, and productive in high-pressure situations
  • Successful experience managing, growing and leading a high-performance user acquisition team
  • A strong can-do mindset, excellent communication and writing skills are essential
  • Fun and collaborative, looking to help lead media strategy at a high growth dynamic company
  • Ability to think creatively with no boundaries on what could be imagined
  • Comfortable to work independently in extremely fast paced, team environment; entrepreneurial mindset
  • Cheerful and positive personality, happy to roll up your sleeves, natural curiosity and love of learning

Team:

  • Reporting into the Head of Marketing
  • One direct report - Our Acquisition Executive. As the Company and digital function grows, so may your team as appropriate.
  • Key interfacing roles - Community Manager, PR Manager, Ecommerce team, Creative team

Remuneration & Incentives:

The salary range is £40K-£50k depending on experience.

To apply please email your CV and a cover letter to [email protected]

Sugru is an equal opportunities employer.

 


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