Social Media Manager

Creative Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear


Position at LeoVegas UK


Focusing on Sports and Casino, the Social Media Manager will be at the forefront of our social media strategy, creating and tailoring content for the UK sports and casino market.. 
Ideally you will have experience gained working with a gaming/entertainment brand either client or agency side in planning scalable content for social media and digital channels in compliant markets.
This role requires a resourceful, creative, and passionate person who can harness their direct experience in managing social media channels and digital campaigns. 
Within this role you will support coordinating the overall strategic focus of the digital content at a local level, all visuals, videography, copywriting, and campaign content. 
You will have had experience commissioning, negotiating, and working with a broad range of creators and influencers. You will be able to think big with ideas but also be a stickler for detail and execution.
An exciting opportunity for a native social media content creator to work with a new exciting global brand to take responsibility for the creative output in their tactical UK market strategy. 


  • Sports orientated with an excellent understanding of cultural attitudes, social truths, and newsl.
  • Strong copywriting and planning skills with attention to detail.
  • Understanding of Digital and Social Media content best practices and how to implement them.
  • Creative thinker, articulate and persuasive and able to communicate operational initiatives and outcomes.
  • Ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with multiple business units and local markets.
  • Ability to think outside-the-box and create and execute innovative social media and PR campaigns.
  • Analyze data and metrics to measure social media campaign performance and adjust strategies accordingly



  • Native English
  • Ability to work two days a week from our office in Newcastle.
  • Sports/betting knowledge 
  • 2yrs+ social media experience 
  • A proven track record of creating and executing successful social media campaigns
  • Knowledge of the sporting and cultural world.
  • Experience to some extent of all social media skills; Content, Insights, Activation and Community.
  • Ability to design and edit social multimedia content  
  • Experience with social media management tools – e.g. Sprinklr, Sprout, etc.
  • Use of creative tools,  Adobe Photoshop/ Express etc
  • Data analysis and data-driven decision-making skills

At the core of LeoVegas Group, is Team Leo. Our culture is our foundation and is what enables us to innovate, build, and lead as we trailblaze our way through the igaming industry. We’re a team of over 1400 innovators, initiators, and groundbreakers working in a fast-paced and agile environment across 11 offices world-wide.      
  • Hybrid work policy 
  • 4 weeks of Workation - work from another agreed country (T&C apply) 
  • 28 days paid leave + public/bank holidays in England 
  • Matched pension contributions up to 6% 
  • BUPA healthcare which covers pre-existing conditions plus a dental cash-back plan to support with dental, optical & other treatments 
  • Free onsite parking and complimentary snacks and drinks. We also serve breakfast on Mondays and lunch on Fridays.  
  • Team and office socials events throughout the year, which also includes a quarterly team budget 
  • Enhanced paternal leave enable our employees to spend time with their families during this time
JOIN US!     
In our pride, we like to empower our teammates to find their roar and run with their wildest ideas. We don’t wait around for things to happen, we pounce and make it happen!    

If you think you would be a good fit for the Leo pride - give us a roar!  

**As our company working language is English we’d like to see your CV in English please**