If you are working in Social Media and seeking a new role as a Social Media Officer or looking for a promotion to an Officer level role then you will already have some previous work experience and history in the social media area.
You could have come from a Marketing, PR or Journalism type background and developed a strong level of experience in social media. You will be able to work in a fast paced environment and to keep up with the changes that occur in social media including the rules and regulations.
In this role, you may need to work long hours and not always office hours depending on the changes that occur at the time. You will need to be both proactive and reactive within social media.
If you are looking at how best to layout your CV and what to include, please find below an idea of what your CV could look like:
Social Media Officer CV Example
I am a professional Social Media Officer with a proven track record in Sales and Marketing. I enjoy working within Social Media. I like to keep up with the latest trends and ways of working and feel that because I am very hands on, I manage to stay ahead of other companies doing a similar role within my industry.
I am creative and positive, I enjoy writing and coming up with exciting new content. I have excellent communication skills and feel that I do well when with clients or speaking to them on the telephone. I like to listen to what my clients needs are and see how best I can develop those.
I am enthusiastic, self motivated and enjoy working in a fast paced environment. I like to work in challenging times and I feel that working within social media can be very challenging which keeps me on my toes and continuing to develop my skills and experiences.
Date to Date or To Date – Social Media Officer – Where?
In my role as Social Media Officer, I look after my clients and accounts and develop these further. My responsibilities include:
- Dealing with clients/accounts and developing new accounts/clients
- Creative ideas of new ways of working with my clients
- Keeping ahead of the latest trends in social media
- Updating website, blogs, writing newsletters
- Updating Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
- Writing content for our wider audience.
University, College, School – For all include titles/subjects and qualifications
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer skills – MS Office, Excel??? Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Any other training courses or relevant qualifications to a job that you are looking for?
Any management courses/qualifications/training specifically in Advertising/Sales?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work?
Available on request.