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Hey 👋

We’re on a quest to add a Head of Social Media to our team. We’re a small but mighty team & are looking for someone to take our social media content to the next level by building out our social media department. We’re looking for someone that is super creative & also is highly organised & brings plenty of experience when it comes to building & leading a social media department.

At Disobey, we continually evaluate our work, improve our methods & keep our fingers on the pulse of the ever-evolving marketing world - all while breaking the rules. We, therefore, are looking for someone reliable, analytical & full of personality with the ability to emphasise with others. We work with a variety of different brands on their social media content, so there are lots of different aspects to orchestrate.

The role requires you to be a self-starter, coordinate & manage campaigns, content, strategy, clients & your team while developing unique, innovative angles for Disobey & our clients. We are excited to work with someone with a strategic mind who continually analyses & tweaks our campaigns & content with our client goals in mind. Paying close attention to social trends & the gaming industry as a whole is a must, with a solid understanding of different content platforms.

We are looking for someone with strong values just like we have to ensure our content is accessible, relatable, data-driven & always meeting our client goals! It’s a must that you have managed a team, understand how to grow a social team & are up for joining us on our mission to shake this space up!


  • Build out & lead our social media department.

  • Improve upon our existing social media & content processes across all aspects to make our workflow even more efficient, analytical & easier to scale up.

  • Manage our social media team (including community managers & social media content creators), supporting their individual development & recruiting great talent as we grow.

  • Workload distribution to the wider social media team.

  • Conduct weekly content reviews & analyses with the team.

  • Lead overall strategic creative briefs & strategies for all our social media campaigns & evergreen content while ensuring they fit the client's KPIs.

  • Approve strategies, content & reporting before sending them to the client.

  • Coordinating end-to-end social media management, including liaising with clients via email, Google Meet & sometimes face-to-face meetings.

  • Help drive delivery, optimizations & troubleshooting across social media campaigns & content.

  • Support sales pitches for prospects with early-stage social campaign/content strategies.

  • Stay on top of industry trends, social media campaigns & social media news/updates.

  • Continuously improve on all existing internal social media resources that we share with our team & clients.

  • Develop & implement further analytical methods for even deeper reporting to clients.

  • Attending industry events where necessary to network with clients (Gamescom, PAX, EGX etc.).

🦸️ We’re looking for someone who:

  • Is full of personality, wit & empathy, which translates into your work.

  • Has strong management skills with 2-5 years of experience leading a team & working on social media content & campaigns across all major platforms (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, Twitch & YouTube).

  • Is a problem solver that keeps their team motivated & is always up for solving new unknown situations.

  • Is a team player; you might be leading the team, but you aren’t shy to get stuck in & jump in to help your team. We’re a small team & everyone's input matters equally.

  • Has a strong understanding of what content works on social media & can apply this to different clients. You understand where the pain points lie & can identify where Disobey can bring value outside of the norm.

  • Gives a shit!! We have strong values & it’s important to us that our campaigns & content always meet our high standards when it comes to execution, who we work with & how we produce our work.

  • Understands how to make people feel valued & knows how to engage with audiences in the right way.

  • Has strong experience working with & guiding clients, creating social media strategies from scratch, & leading a social media team.

  • Is a strong communicator & has great attention to detail.

  • Is an all-around social media expert who is strategic, & gets excited about growth & the content creation space!

  • Has a deep understanding of the gaming industry & has knowledge of a variety of different games/genres.

  • Is always driven to learn more, & better your work output.

  • Is comfortable working in a fast-paced agency environment & can adapt rapidly to client needs & algorithm changes 🏃

  • Isn’t afraid to ask for help!

💰 Salary

£40k-£50k (depending on experience)

⏰ Hours

Full-time, 40 Hours a week (flexitime). Weekend work may be required from time to time.

🎮 Perks‍

  • Flexitime.

  • Remote working. You can work from anywhere in the world as long as you are a UK resident & your main country of residence is the UK.

  • 30 days paid holiday + paid birthdays off + 3 paid duvet days.

  • Company shut down over Xmas/New Year. This is an additional recharge holiday that doesn’t go out of your main holiday allowance.

  • Access to company workshops & training courses.

  • Pension scheme (5% matched by us).

  • Game keys from projects we work on.

  • We have no ping pong table but are working hard on bringing more benefits to the team in 2023 🏓

🎇Disobey's Core Values

Disobey is a young company that was started with the mission of improving the gaming industry through our work. Whether this ensures that our influencer campaigns are inclusive or that our client's social media content is accessible. We believe that gaming is for everyone & that we all belong in this space. Our company motto is “Make someone’s day every day”, which is something we live by internally with our team but also externally; lifting our community members up is at the core of what we do & we’re looking for someone with strong values to fit right into our team 💚

  • Be humbly confident

  • Know your shit

  • Stick to your word

  • Mistakes happen, fix it & move on

  • Apologising isn't a weakness

  • Be bold, be blunt

  • Keep it simple & get shit done

  • Always strive to learn more

  • Driven to always deliver the best results

  • Make someone’s day every day

👉 How To Apply

Sounds like you? Apply and tell us what you're all about! Excited to hear from you 👊