Global Social Media Manager

Sundbyberg, Stockholm, Sweden

Profoto is one of the strongest brands within professional photography. As Global Social Media Manager you will be a key person in expanding our digital presence globally, and get the opportunity to work with vast amounts of unique and valuable content, some of the world’s best image creators and take Profoto’s current social media presence (comprising approximately of one million followers) to the next level.

What we are looking for

You have a broad and deep interest and competence in social media. You enjoy working both operationally and strategically and exercising your talents to attain business objectives. You understand the importance of customer insights and cross-functional collaboration.

Key responsibilities

Your main responsibility will be to engage and grow Profoto’s one million social media followers, spreading Profoto’s vision about great light in every image and contributing to overall business objectives. You will work both operatively and strategically and be part of the global digital team, reporting to Head of Digital. You will work closely with the Content & Brand department and local Marketing Managers.

  • Develop Profoto’s social media strategy
  • Set specific objectives, aligned with overall digital and business objectives, and report on ROI
  • Work closely with Profoto’s Content & Brand department to fully capitalize on the content strategy and brand platform
  • Manage Profoto’s presence in social media
  • Tend to, engage, and grow Profoto’s social media following
  • Plan and execute social media campaigns
  • Social media monitoring, follow-up and analysis
  • Community, blogger and influencer outreach

You will be located at Profoto’s HQ in Sundbyberg just outside Stockholm. The position will require some business travels to subsidiaries and suppliers in US, Asia and Europe.

Your profile

  • University degree
  • >=3 years’ working experience from social media marketing
  • Experience of performance marketing
  • Excellent communication skills. Fluent in English and Swedish, both spoken and written.
  • Desire to work in an international context

In addition to technical and professional knowledge we believe commercial focus; customer focus; analysis and problem solving and drive and persistence are critical success factors to thrive and excel in the Global Social Media Manager role.

Want to join Profoto – The Light Shaping Company?

If you see yourself as the Global Social Media Manager, please send an application with your CV, personal letter, and education records from university and high school to our recruiter Lars Janesköld at

Only applications containing the required documents will be processed. If you have any questions, please contact Lars Janesköld via email or at +46 (0)70-692 43 12.

Last day to apply is 18 December 2018. Interviews will take place on a continuous basis.

About us

Profoto is more than a brand. Profoto is more than the world-leading light shaping products we make. 

Profoto is dedicated to making every image the best it can possibly be by helping the creator bring the very best quality of light to the image. And when you consider there are literally billions of images taken every single day, you start to truly understand the full extent of our commitment to light shaping excellence. 

That dedication and passion have been imprinted in our DNA from the very beginning. 

50 years ago, our founders Conny Dufgran and Eckhard Heine resolved to make the very best flash for the very best photographers, and they succeeded. That’s a standard that we don’t only aim to maintain, but to surpass. 

Because we believe that light is the indispensable heart of all image creation, no matter what the camera, no matter what the situation, the ability to create amazing images is directly linked to the ability to master light shaping.

That core principle is the key to enabling a world filled with incredible images and the purpose of every single light shaping tool we make. 

Company facts

CEO: Anders Hedebark
: Sundbyberg, Stockholm
: Tokyo, Hamburg, Paris, London, New York and Toronto
: 120+


If you have any questions about this position, please contact:

Lars Janesköld
+46 (0)70-692 43 12