Social Media Marketing Specialist

Job Locations UK-Nantwich
Job ID
Marketing & Strategy
Position Type
Full Time
Reports To
Marketing Sr Manager
Remote Office

Business Overview

Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange.  Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing.  We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future. 


Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish.  Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.

Role Overview

The Genus ABS Marketing Communications team is growing in EMEA! Opportunities include:

We are looking for passionate marketers with a thirst to develop relationships with customers through marketing.


Join us at Genus ABS as an EMEA Social Media Specialist and be our ear on the street, across social media, PR, and community groups and be aware of hot topics in our industry and affecting our customers.


You will ensure we communicate in the right places, with the right people, at the right time and in the right way.


You will own and deliver our social media strategy across paid and organic activity and be comfortable responding to our customers online and offline.


Reporting directly to the EMEA Communications Manager, you have the trust to work autonomously to get the most traction from our content and marketing activity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain and improve communication between Genus ABS and customers
  • Increase engagement across our communications mix
    • Social media
    • Press releases (PR)
    • Website
    • Emails
    • SMS Text & WhatsApp
    • Videos
  • Independently research and identify opportunities, including trends, competitor research, and audience building, to increase engagement with our customers
  • Analyse and report engagement metrics and suggest improvements to increase engagement and conversions
  • Contribute to product launch sales campaigns and events to influence customers and prospects
  • Ensure all activity is tracked and, where possible utilise Hubspot marketing tools


  • Demonstrates an excellent standard of communication across written and verbal content;
    • Experience in using design tools to create owned content
    • Experience in marketing automation (Hubspot)
    • Ability to use reporting tools including Google Analytics, Hotjar, SEMrush or other similar platforms
    • Experience in creating and scheduling content
  • Driving licence

Job title: Engagement Specialist | Location: Nantwich, CW5 7JW | Hours: Full-time (8-hour shift) | Contract: Permanent | Schedule: Monday to Friday | Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 | Bonus scheme: Yearly | Availability: Immediate Start



  • Flexible schedule
  • Work from home
  • On-site parking and electric vehicle charging points
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Private medical and dental insurance
  • Wellness programmes
  • Gym membership
  • Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
  • Sick pay
  • Store discounts
  • Referral programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)

Equal Employment Opportunities

Genus is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Genus prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Genus conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.


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