Paid Social Team Lead

Marketing Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear


Position at LeoVegas UK


We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Social Media Team Lead to join our vibrant marketing team. The ideal candidate will be a self-sufficient, proactive leader with a proven track record in managing successful social media campaigns that drive online sales and customer acquisition. This role requires a strategic thinker who can identify opportunities, solve problems independently, and lead a team to deliver outstanding results.



  • Develop and execute comprehensive social media strategies aligned with business goals to drive online sales and customer acquisition.
  • Manage, mentor, and inspire a team of 4 social media specialists, fostering a collaborative and high-performance culture.
  • Oversee the creation and curation of engaging, high-quality content for all major social platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, and emerging platforms.
  • Plan, implement, and optimise social media campaigns to maximise reach, engagement, and conversion rates.
  • Utilise analytics tools to track performance, generate insights, and report on key metrics to measure the effectiveness of social media activities.
  • Identify and resolve issues independently, ensuring the smooth operation of social media initiatives without the need for constant direction.
  • Work closely with the Country Managers and other departments to ensure alignment of social media strategies with overall marketing objectives.
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest social media trends, platform updates, and best practices to ensure LeoVegas remains at the forefront of social media innovation.




  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in social media management, with at least 2 years in a leadership role.
  • In-depth knowledge of all major social media platforms and experience in leveraging their advertising capabilities for business growth.
  • Proven track record of generating online sales and driving customer acquisition through social media campaigns.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data, identify trends, and make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to create compelling content and engage with diverse audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, mentor, and develop a team, fostering a positive and productive work environment.
  • Self-sufficient, proactive, and capable of identifying and resolving issues independently.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, or a related field is preferred.


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 worldwide.
    • Hybrid work policy
    • 4 weeks of Workation (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 cash-back plan to support with dental, optical & other treatments
    • 250 GBP  wellness contribution annually  (T&C apply)
    • Free onsite parking and complimentary snacks and drinks. We also serve breakfast on Mondays and lunch on Fridays. 
    • Team and office social events throughout the year, which also include a quarterly team budget
    • Enhanced parental leave
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    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**