Social Media Manager

  • Resident Advisor
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Sep 01, 2022
Full time Content Marketing Social Media

Job Description

Resident Advisor is the world’s foremost platform for discovering electronic music, artists and events. Described by the NY Times as “the most influential electronic music site in the world”, every month RA reaches more than 5m people across its web, mobile and app properties.

Resident Advisor is seeking a digital media expert to manage our social media strategy. With more than two million fans across all platforms, a huge opportunity exists for an ambitious, quick-thinking person to directly shape the entire company’s social media agenda.

 The ideal candidate will possess a deep understanding of technology and media. This will allow them to implement ideas to improve engagement, grow our audience and launch innovative campaigns across all RA social channels.  

RA welcomes applicants from all abilities, backgrounds, ethnicities, experiences, gender expressions, and sexual orientations. We aim for the staffing at RA to be a reflection of the communities we cover, amplify and participate within. We actively promote equality, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace, this is reflected in our internal operations and the treatment of our staff.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversight and operation of RA's social output across all channels.

  • Building a social media strategy that is effective across all aspects of the business.

  • Working with our editorial department to showcase key content on social media in innovative ways that increase engagement and audience.

  • Working with the directors to develop growth, traffic and commercial strategies for each channel.

  • Developing social media and marketing objectives in line with the wider company growth strategy.

  • Working closely with our brand partnerships department to devise innovative multi-channel social media strategies for client campaigns.

  • Evaluating data to make recommendations and maintain a successful social approach.

  • Analysing and monitoring the social media landscape to spot new opportunities.


We’re looking for:

  • An understanding of RA’s role within electronic music culture globally.

  • A clear understanding of RA's tone of voice and visual aesthetic.

  • Excellent writing skills and an eye for good design and photography.

  • A thorough understanding of online advertising and digital marketing.

  • A passion for social media, with previous experience in a fast-paced digital environment.

  • Experience in developing and implementing ideas across multiple social media channels.

  • Experience using and interpreting analytics to measure the effectiveness of new initiatives.

  • A history of implementing successful engagement and growth strategies.

  • The ability to monitor and anticipate patterns and trends in social media.


We care about:  

  • Work/life balance and offer flexible and remote working

  • Staff well-being with regular activities and workplace policies in supporting mental health

  • Individual personal and career development plans and training opportunities 

  • Providing a healthy company culture with strong internal communication and transparency 

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with a dedicated team leading our company commitments

  • Supporting community projects across the industry: 

  • Electronic music and the values of acceptance that underpin the culture 


We value:

  • Electronic music is art.

  • We celebrate the progressive values that underpin electronic music.

  • We advocate for a more inclusive and equitable electronic music community.

  •  We honour the past, present and future of electronic music.

  • We use innovation to empower the community.

  • We choose honesty over gain and purpose over profit.

  • We’re always front left.

This is a full-time role and the expected salary is £ £27k-32k per annum DOE. If you have questions about the role, please contact  This listing will be open for a minimum of two weeks from 31 August. Please be sure to check your junk/spam folder or add to your contacts to ensure you’re receiving our emails.

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