Freelance Social Media and Digital Marketing Guru

We’re recruiting a Freelance Social Media and Digital Marketing Guru to join our team.

Global Grooves is seeking a freelance social media and digital marketing guru to help elevate and maintain the organisation’s social media presence.

This is an exciting opportunity for a creative and driven digital marketing professional to play a key role in the development and delivery of the audience development, marketing, and communication activity across our participatory, ticketed, and touring activity. As we continue to transform our profile locally, regionally, and nationally, we need an exciting and vibrant social media presence and digital marketing strategy to support this growth.

As our lead content creator, you will have a passion for storytelling and all things digital, using engaging copywriting skills alongside our archive of digital assets to create innovative and effective digital marketing campaigns.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of content creation, social media management, PPC, an ability to work collaboratively, and able to work using initiative.

This role will promote our programme of participatory events and activities, situated both in our venue and at festivals and other settings, whilst celebrating our social and community impact. Content would be planned, devised, and scheduled drawing upon our existing branded templates, imagery, and videography, and informed by the organisation’s brand guidelines.

Content would span our existing channels, taking advantage of features not yet explored fully such as Instagram Reels and interactive stories to help further engage our audiences and promote our activities and ticketed events

We are committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve and at all levels of the organisation. We therefore welcome applications from all backgrounds and all sections of the community.

Hours: Flexible – initially approx. two days per month
Start date: ASAP
Job/contract type: Freelance
Fee: £125 per day.
Deadline for applications: 14th February 6pm
Interviews (zoom/phone/in-person): w/c 14th Feb

How to apply

Please send the following to by the required deadline;

  • Covering letter demonstrating your skills and experience to meet the needs of the role.
  • Details / examples / presentation of previous work – this can be provided in whatever format your wish.
  • An outline of your approach to creating a simple digital marketing strategy* to support the growth of Global Grooves.

*Please note we are not asking for an example strategy (but feel free to share one if you have one). We are looking to understand how you would approach the project.

Find our more

Visit the full job page on the main Global Grooves website here for further details and how to apply.