Social Media & Marketing Assistant

Job Type: Permanent


Main Purpose of Job: Share all the exciting things going on at Holgates across our social media channels and website, making people want to come and #MakeTheDiscovery!

Responsible to: Sales & Marketing Officer,

Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week,

Location: Based at Silverdale Holiday Park with travel to other locations,

Rate: Competitive with additional benefits including free leisure club membership.

Main Responsibilities

We are looking for someone to share all the exciting things going on across our growing family of holiday parks and accommodation! The ideal person for our Social Media & Marketing Assistant role will be self-motivated with a can-do attitude, we are on the hunt for somebody who can get stuck in and show everyone how great Holgates is using knowledge of social media, creating engaging content that will make people want to visit our locations!

Sounds like the perfect role for you? We’re looking for somebody with a willingness to learn, and full training is provided. Don’t worry about previous experience, if you feel this role is for you we’d encourage you to apply!

Please direct any queries to, CVs and any examples of your design / content are also encouraged.



Whilst no two days are ever the same, you will find certain tasks are required daily such as: checking social media posts are scheduled for the day, responding to customer comments and reviews and keeping information on our holiday homes for sale up to date.


Main Responsibilities

  • Producing written content for our website such as blog posts and company news,
  • Manage all company brand social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other relevant platforms (this role is focussed on producing, scheduling and publishing posts across all social channels),
  • Taking photos and videos to document things going on at our parks, alongside our holiday homes for sale,
  • Creating listings for our holiday homes for sale (full training provided),
  • Updating third party listings such as TripAdvisor and Google My Business (full training provided),
  • Helping with the design of posters, flyers and other communication across our locations,

Key Requirements

Key Skills

  • Eye for detail,
  • Knowledge of social media and how to engage our audience,
  • Willingness to learn – this is an exciting time to join our team and there is plenty of room to progress and grow within this role,
  • Organisation and forward thinking,
  • General knowledge of photography,
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, Excel and Canva,
  • Good communication,
  • Good written English,
  • Clean full UK driving licence – travel to our various locations may be in your own vehicle from time to time.

Desirable Experience, Skills & Qualifications

  • Design experience, qualification or general eye for detail,
  • A Level or Degree level qualification,
  • Previous experience updating branded social media accounts.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and requirements, you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organisation and the overall business objectives of the company. Full time, 40 hours per week, 5 days out of 7. Evening work can also be required from time to time.

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