Copywriter & Social Media Manager

Picfair - Copywriter & Social Media Manager


We’re looking for a strong copywriter & social media native to develop and deploy Picfair’s voice across multiple communication channels - email, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, TikTok and more. 


The company:


Picfair is a simple and beautiful one-stop-shop for photographers around the world to build a website, upload their portfolio and start selling their images as digital downloads and printed products. So far, over 400,000 photographers have uploaded over 10 million photos, and we have a social audience of over 100,000 people.


We have so much to share, and so much creativity to celebrate. We want to make sure we are seizing every opportunity to do so across social media, with a voice that reflects our core beliefs of fairness, creativity, and opportunity. We want this voice to carry confidently from Social Media to our email channels, with slick feature announcements and marketing updates. 


The role:


  • Planning and implementing content strategy across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest & TikTok. 


  • Working with the Marketing team and Focus editor to produce newsletters, feature updates, and marketing announcements.


  • Pro-actively & re-actively engaging with our social media audiences, triaging customer support when needed, and identifying testimonial & marketing opportunities 


  • Contributing to copywriting requirements within the product development process


  • Researching current social trends, audience preferences and tools / applications


The person:


  • You have the right to work in the UK


  • You have experience writing brand communications including social media


  • You are a strong writer, who can apply your skills confidently across multiple channels. 


  • You  have strong social media instincts, but are also able demonstrate an analytical or scientific approach to communication


  • You are a positive person, and get a kick out of celebrating the creativity of others


  • You are interested in brand communication, and stay up to date with best practises

  • You have a sharp creative eye and great storytelling skills 


  • You are able to engage multiple demographics with your copywriting


To apply:


Please send an email to jobs@picfair.com with the following


  • Your CV as a PDF attachment


  • An example of a specific brand social media post or content campaign that you thought was delightful - explain why. Please attach this as a separate PDF entitled “Brand Example”.


  • An article or blog post you have written that is over 300 words. Attach this a PDF entitled “Writing example”, and also include, within the body of the PDF, a link to where the article/post was originally published.


  • An announcement email for any product or feature release ever. For example: you could write an email announcing the launch of the iPhone, or the unveiling of Instagram Stories, or the first ever transatlantic flight, or a new flavour of crisps. Please attach this as a PDF entitled “Announcement Email for [whatever you are announcing!]”


Please note: applications without the 4 PDF attachments described above will not be considered.


Salary: £25-40K dependent on experience

Work hours: 40 hours per week, including occasional weekend work

Start date: ASAP

Location: Initially remote, with flexible working in due course