Social Media Editor

Ref. UK-SME01

Job Purpose Summary

The Social Media Editor will be responsible for maintaining UEFA's social media presence across all competitions (with a focus on the Champions League), posting in line with their social media strategy and building audience and engagement.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Helping to implement UEFA's social media strategy through an in-depth understanding of their platforms, with a key focus on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (including IG Stories and IGTV)
  • Creating and sharing daily content that engages fans but crucially upholds, protects and builds the client's brand and global reputation at all times
  • Assisting with the production of Social Media assets in line with our client's brand guidelines
  • Writing socially-driven editorial and news updates
  • Helping fulfil client's responsibilities to sponsors and key stakeholders via posting of branded content on Facebook and creation of Twitter Cards
  • Moderating user-generated content in line with the moderation policy for each community
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of the content's social performance through social insights & best practices, and acting on them accordingly

Person Specification


  • Proven experience in social media, particularly in a live environment
  • Excellent communication and photo editing skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail, particularly when under pressure
  • Able to provide examples of particularly creative / engaging social media posts
  • Deep knowledge of (and passion for) football and in particular European football
  • Awareness / understanding of Twitter & Facebook integrated analytics tools (e.g. Facebook insights)
  • Basic knowledge of graphic design software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) and SEO would be an advantage
  • Bachelor's degree in production, communications, marketing, business, new media or PR preferred

How to apply

Interested candidates are invited to send a short letter of application and curriculum vitae by e-mail to: recruitment.media@deltatre.com

We are committed to ensuring that we provide equal opportunities for all. Please let us know if you have any special requirements for the interview process.

Please note that we can only contact successfully shortlisted candidates.