Now Hiring – Social Media Exec & Account Manager

Social Media Exec Hero

Note: This position is now filled. Thank you to everyone that applied!

We’re looking for two new people to join our ever-expanding team! If you're a Social Media Executive with a passion for all things social or an experienced Account Manager, keep scrolling.

Check out the responsibilities of each role, what makes someone 'Team Sunshine' and the perks of working at our studio in sunny Leith.


You’ll work closely with the accounts team and to ensure the right things are being posted. You’ll create paid campaigns to ensure your client’s content is being seen by the world and will then produce insightful reports so they know about all the great stuff we’ve been doing.

  • Implement all social media strategies for our clients
  • Daily communication with clients to meet all briefs, budgets and deadlines. We like to build really strong relationships with our clients so you’ll be out and about seeing them frequently for coffees and coming up with ideas to push their business forward.
  • Content management - approving creative & scheduling all content on Falcon.
  • Community management - managing all comments/reviews on the social platforms we’re managing for our clients.
  • Boosting content and creating paid media strategies with help from Social Media Manager.
  • Creation of monthly reports on Powerpoint.

Throw in some creative brainstorms, client meetings and some research on new Facebook algorithms and that’s your day!


Reporting into a Senior Account Manager, you'll work closely with creatives and the social media team to ensure your clients receive top-notch work.

  • Experience working in a digital agency or digital marketing role.
  • Great client service skills, able to balance soft skills with tight project management.
  • Contributing to content strategies and brainstorms, staying up-to-date with your clients competitors to help brief creatives.
  • Monitoring the team's timings and ensuring they are delivering on-target and on-brief.
  • Must demonstrate an apt understanding of social media and the wider digital sphere (i.e. websites, emails).
  • Experience or great understanding of paid advertising.
  • Running a wide range of creative projects (i.e. Photoshoots)
  • Creation of monthly reports on Powerpoint.
  • Great admin skills and email etiquette.
  • Print experience is a bonus!

We're looking for a team-player that balances quality with client objectives, helping Sunshine create work that gets people talking.


  • You must like to chat! Communication is the lifeblood of our business. Your passion must lie in working with people and you must be comfortable handling difficult situations and working in a team.
  • A love for brands and social media is absolutely key.
  • Experience working with social media in some capacity.
  • An eye for detail. You will strive for perfection and easily be able to spot typos that may have slipped through the net, or links that need tracked!
  • Real drive and ambition. You will be a large part of a tight-knit team, constantly adapting to the ever growing world of social. We need people who have the mindset of growth, as well as the ambition to get there.
  • You will be enterprising and eager to learn new skills, stay up to date with social and content trends to support the team.
  • An understanding of numerical data and finance is a bonus.


We really care about each other here and are constantly working on creating an environment where people can thrive both personally and professionally. Check out our Careers Page for more info. In the meantime, here are our perks in short:

  • 32 days holiday plus birthday day off
  • Personal annual learning & development budget
  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Social by name, social by nature! We genuinely enjoy hanging out with each other and love us some organised (and not so organised) fun!

Think this is you? Wow us with your CV, cover letter and anything else that demonstrates your star power to [email protected] and [email protected].

We look forward to hearing from you and best of luck!

Closing Date: Friday, 8th March

Siobhan McCardie Photograph

Siobhan McCardie

Account Director