Freelance Social Media Analyst (3-6 month fixed/equiv day rate)

Senior Social media analyst for Leading global Communications and PR agency in Central London – £45-50,000 pro rate (£230 per day)

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a strategic marketing and communications consultancy who are looking to add a talented social media analyst to their already well-established communications team

The Client

Freelance Social Media Analyst (3-6 month fixed/equiv day rate)    London          £45-50,000

Established communications and public relations agency is looking for an experienced Social Media Analyst to join their team. This is for a fixed term contract initially with the view to it potentially going permanent. Fundamentally you will be delivering actionable insight from different online channels.

The Role as Senior Social media analyst


  • Monitoring conversations to help brands increase their social presence
  • Measuring consumer interaction through awareness, appreciation and action
  • Help build an agency wide consistent approach to measurement and social analysis
  • Deliver regularly reports for clients that provide clear, concise and actionable information including campaign measurement and social media valuation
  • Help client teams to set and then measure social KPI’s
  • Help drive the social listening function as a stand-alone business with its own P&L
  • Work with client teams to provide key consumer insights and identify new ideas
  • Experience in using tools such as Brandwatch, google analytics or sysomos, Crismon Hexagon

The Candidate

You will have experience in a similar role either in an agency or client side environment having come from either a social media/digital agency or a client side environment

  • Substantial experience and expertise within social media planning and analytics
  • Proven experience of working with leading social listening tools and a track record in turning the insights into actionable data
  • Experience with helping brands raise their profile through consumer insight
  • Ability to communicate ideas in a fluid and clear way with an unflappable nature
  • A developed understanding of Brandwatch, Google Analytics, Hitwise or similar packages
  • A true passion and interest in social and consumer driven products
  • Strong proven and demonstrable project management skills
  • You will be a self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Strong reporting background with experience of having worked across paid and earned platforms

If you are a bright passionate social media analyst keen to join an exciting and innovative communications agency that has real ambition then this is the role for you. You will have the freedom to make decisions with the support of a wider team. This company has huge potential for growth and you will get to shape the role. Please either email your CV to or give me a call on 07702502472