Hire the best freelance social media managers available

YunoJuno is a leading all-one-platform to find, hire, manage and pay elite and vetted freelancers. Working with global brands, we’ll find the best social media manager for your project with just a few clicks.

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Why hire an experienced freelance social media manager?

Success on social media depends on having a firm understanding of each platform's newsfeed algorithm. The best way to gain that understanding is by working with multiple clients across a variety of industries. This is why Freelance Social Media Managers are in such high demand as the very nature of being a Freelancer means that you gain that variety of experience. Working with a freelance social media marketing expert means that you’re not limited to office hours. So if you need to kick off a reactive social campaign on a Saturday, then a Freelancer will be on hand to make it happen.

How hiring social media managers through YunoJuno works


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What does a freelance social media manager do?

A Freelance social media manager is responsible for managing, growing and reporting on the social presence of your company. This will usually involve executing one or more short term marketing plans with the help of Content Writers and Graphic Designers. Though, in many cases, an elite Freelancer will be skilled in both of those areas and can function independently. Some of their responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Planning and executing social strategies and campaigns.
Using scheduling tools to prepare social posts in advance.
Responding to comments and messages (often liaising with customer service).
Creating engaging artwork.
Writing content for snippets and articles.
Monitoring and reporting on social media performance.

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YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.

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YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.

Emma Dawson, Lead Talent Acquisition, EMEA

YunoJuno has reduced the time and admin spent on completing IR35 compliance for all of our freelancers. It's revolutionised how quickly we can hire someone, in a fully compliant way.

Emma Hughes, Senior Creative Producer

YunoJuno is a great platform for finding the best freelancers and really happy with the support of the team there. Super easy to use and it takes care of all our freelancing requirements. All-in-all, it's been a great solution for me and for our Creative Studio at OVO Energy. Happy to recommend YunoJuno to all of my contacts.

Natasha Montgomery, Creative Resource Manager

It's helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.The team from YJ are really helpful and make the process smooth.

Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager

The recruitment portal on YunoJuno is really clear and easy to use. It's super helpful to have the list of candidates and all our invoices in one place and to be paid on time. The team is helpful, knowledgeable and on hand to help with any questions we have. Would be great if more of our clients used YunoJuno to manage their freelancers.

Daniel Levy

YunoJuno IR35 process is a seamless experience and takes a lot of the stress away. YunoJuno really helps from an agility and productivity perspective, quickly answering the business needs and helping to create a much more diverse and output focused team. The quick payment of freelancers at YJ is a game changer. We've managed to reduce time to hire from a week to a couple of hours.

Senior Project Manager

I really enjoy working with YunoJuno. The platform is user friendly, intuitive and the Account Management team has been responsive and on hand to help throughout the entire process.Working with YunoJuno, I have been able to onboard, hire and manage my freelancers seamlessly and with speed.

EMEA Marketing Director, Creator, Emerging, Social

I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

Christine Richter, Creative Operations Manager

We haven’t used a recruiter in ages, working closely with the YunoJuno Talent team we moved to sourcing 100% via the YJ Marketplace.

Marie Brittain, Resource Manager

YunoJuno have been brilliant in identifying remote working freelancers who always deliver. From first introductions and telephone calls, to brief discussions and final delivery, the key has been good, clear and honest communication.

Nick Astor, Content Strategy & Execution Lead

Frequently asked questions

There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a social media freelancer. This includes:

Time — Setting up and monitoring social media campaigns requires a significant investment of your time. If you’re busy running your business, then you should consider bringing in some help.

Skills/knowledge — Most of us know how to post a picture of our dinner on Facebook. However, a social media professional will know the exact time of day for your lasagna to get the most shares. If you’re lucky, they may even be able to get Gordon Ramsey to re-share it.

Ideas —Success on social media is all about consistency, and if you’re posting regularly across multiple social platforms, then you may find yourself running short of ideas.

Reliability — Social media can be a bit of a juggling act and discovering that you’ve scheduled a post on the wrong day could spell disaster. A freelance social media expert can save you that headache.

Each of our social media experts have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.

Freelance social media manager have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes include:

  • Strategic thinking and planning.
  • Develop and deliver social strategies.
  • An awareness of current trends.
  • The ability to manage a community.
  • An understanding of how content functions online.
  • A creative mindset.
  • Writing and image editing skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Copywriting experience.
  • Content creation.
  • The ability to present their work both written and verbally.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Project Management.
  • Teamwork.

Here are some great questions to ask your Freelancer

  1. Which social media channels do you recommend for our business and why?
  2. How do we define a goal for our social efforts and how do we measure success?
  3. What strategies will you use to help us generate leads?
  4. How do we track the mentions of our company online?
  5. How does social media relate to SEO?
  6. How do you measure ROI?
  7. How would you deal with negative comments on our socials?
  8. What social media management tools do you use?

Our contracted rates for social media managers in 2020 ranged between £230 and £370, with the average day rate being £240.

Best social media managers are in high demand

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