Social Media Operations Lead - Manchester

at LAD Bible Group in London

We are TheLADbible. We offer so much more than the latest viral and trending news and stories- we offer a community for our 20 million followers, a way of life for our audience and a movement which our audience and employees are proud to be part of. This is brought together through a shared love of relevant and relatable content is our holy grail.

Whether the purpose is to inform, entertain, educate, capture hearts and minds, inspire or interact, we strive to build meaningful and emotional connections with our followers. Our success is not defined by “likes” but by provoking audience engagement, creating movement, setting trends and disrupting the market on a global scale. Everyone who works at TheLADbible is passionate about keeping that connection alive.

To continue our success and growth we are looking for an organised and passionate Social Operations Lead to join TheLADbible team.

The Role:

As our Social Operations Lead, you will work with the key stakeholder to improve operational processes across the LAD editorial and social team whilst ensuring best working practises are implemented and achieved. You will offer support to the teams in meeting KPIs, manage team budgets and offer support to the managerial team with rotas, managing absences and annual leave.

You will review the performance of staff and identify any training or development needs ensuring staff are equipped with the tools they need to do their job. You will report on KPI metrics, data and performance, on weekly basis and implement any strategies or software to improve overall performance.

You will act as a mentor to all team members as well as supporting junior staff with development within their roles, offer support on ad hoc projects as and when required whilst maintaining clear communication throughout the team and wider departments within TheLADbibleGroup.

The Person

Utilising your operational experience within a similar role, and your knowledge gained from your Business degree (or related subject), you will be highly organised, passionate about everything you do, hold good commercial acumen, be hard-working and continually strive to break boundaries.

You will have experience of managing, developing and leading a team, be comfortable engaging with key company stake holders and thrive from working in a fast paced and ever changing environment. You will think outside the box, have strong relationship building skills and possess the ability to work independently, but also unite as one team.


TheLADbible Group is at the forefront of digital publishing and social entertainment. With over 110 staff across our Manchester and London offices. Our people communicate with over 42M followers publishing over 5k pieces of content per month. We are the 2nd largest publisher of video online in the world ahead of Disney and Time Warner.

TheLADbible Group builds communities across multiple channels including our websites, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Vine, Twitter, YouTube, AppleTV and our apps. We understand our audience and are on their side. Our community brings people together and we try to use our influence for good. We are the forefront of digital publishing and social entertainment. With over 110 staff across two key locations, Manchester and London, our brands include TheLADbible, TheSPORTbible, TheODDSbible, TheLENSbible, TheCONTENTbible, TheGAMINGbible, TheFOODbible, TheLADbibleOZ and Pretty52.

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Published at 05 Apr 2017
Expires on 30 Apr 2017