Social Media Manager

Department: Social Media
Location: Brighton (UK)
Salary: £28k-£34k
Working Hours: Full Time
Application Deadline: 15th December 2022

Job summary:

We are looking for a passionate, creative and self-starter Social Media Manager to join the Ditch the Label team.

You will be responsible for growing Ditch the Label’s online presence and engagement through current and emerging social channels; with a strong focus on Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and Twitter.

Ditch the Label supports young people with an anonymous community to help them navigate some of the issues they are facing. For a few hours each week, you will also work alongside the Community team coordinating and overseeing user engagement competitions and campaigns and facilitating celebrity/influencer AMA (Ask me Anything) sessions

The ideal candidate will enjoy taking responsibility and have a drive to produce innovative and fresh content and a genuine passion to combat the issues and challenges faced by young people. 

Please read our full job specifications here.

We are Ditch the Label, the global youth charity. For over 10 years, we’ve been on a mission to help young people overcome the issues that affect them the most.

Whether that’s bullying, mental health, relationships, identity or the tough stuff in-between, we’re here. We provide digital safe spaces, direct support, education programmes, public campaigns and world-class research.

One of the things we are proudest of here at Ditch the Label, is the welcoming culture of friendliness and team work that we have created.

We take our work seriously, but not ourselves and believe that people work at their best when they are at their happiest and in an environment that is chilled and relaxed. Walk into our office and you’ll experience a light and airy buzz, with vibrant music, tons of breakout spaces, unlimited snacks and pretty much every combination of coffee you could ever imagine.

We are proud to have a culture that permeates the values of Ditch the Label; we’re judgement free and here to support everyone in being their best possible selves.

  • Stage 1: Written applications (you’re here)
  • Stage 2: Initial interview with up to 2 members of the Ditch the Label team (held virtually)
  • Stage 3: Final interview with CEO (in-person, social distancing allowing)
  • Stage 4: DBS checks
  • Stage 5: Your first day (goals!)

Role particulars and benefits:

  • Salary: £28k – £34k PA (depending upon experience)
  • Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Office hours: Monday to Friday. 9am – 5.30pm
  • Contract: Full-time
  • Annual leave: 28 days, plus your birthday off


We are big on self-care and practicing what we preach and so our
manifesto really does permeate through the entire organisation, starting
with each and every team member. Some of our perks include:

  • Weekly team meditations, yoga and breathwork
  • Monthly team days out
  • Bring your pet to work days
  • Early finish on Fridays
  • 28 day holiday entitlement, plus R&R days and your birthday off
  • Free snacks, flavoured/iced coffees and drinks
  • Open and supportive team
  • A beautiful office environment with calming essential oils, breakout areas
  • and plenty of calm spaces
  • Regular team briefs and catchups
  • Regular 360 appraisals and coaching
  • Team conference trips
  • Free Spotify premium
  • Cake days & office treats

How to apply:

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Please note that successful applicants will be invited to an interview within 7 days of the closing date.

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