Job Description

A dynamic and modern Brand, Marketing and Advertising agency is looking for an energetic and self-motivated Social Media Manager to join their team based in London. They plan, develop, and create integrated campaigns across all channels, priding themselves on its ‘real world’ strategic thinking, using customer and business insight to fuel creativity and ensure a right-first-time approach.

You will be working alongside an integrated team of channel experts and generalists and be responsible for championing the fast paced and changing world of social media from planning, activation, management, and reporting.

In return, the successful candidate will receive a salary up to £35,000 plus 25 days holiday and pension contributions along with a highly collaborative and fun work environment.

The Role:

Social Media Manager is a critical role in their agency, which affords the opportunity to not only contribute to the client business but, also, to the development and evolution of an exciting agency, its proposition and creative offering.

They need an individual who is as comfortable in discussing a brief with a client, as with a member of our creative team as well as possessing endless energy for getting closer to their target consumers, understanding them, and finding exciting ways to engage with them.

Responsibilities of the Social Media Manager:
  • Assist agency and its clients in managing and delivering campaigns across a range of sectors and their associated platforms
  • Supporting account teams across integrated, multi-channel campaigns
  • Incorporate brand planning and insight, content outreach, community management and traditional advertising insights
  • Writing interrogating and exciting briefs
  • Campaign planning and execution using third party tools and direct platforms, as well as working with media agency
  • Client presentations and collaboration
  • Contributing to global projects and local campaign activation in a range of markets
  • Competitor analysis and market reviews
  • Championing digital channels in the agency
Skills and Experience Needed for the Social Media Manager:
  • Previous experience of working in a social media management role
  • Experience across all significant platforms - owned and paid
  • Demonstrable knowledge of using social media management tools E.g., Spredfast, Hootsuite, Sprinklr, Buffer, Tweet Deck, Sprout etc
  • Experience in using Google PPC and Display Network, Facebook, and LinkedIn Ad planning tools desirable
  • Experience of working with external relevant planning / buying agencies
  • Experience with Google Analytics (GAIQ preferred) and bringing together multiple data analytics sources to make sense of them and draw strategic insights from user behaviour
  • Knowledge of how to segment and adapt customer audiences
  • Passionate about data and insight
  • Ideally a basic understanding of HTML5 & CSS3
If you are interested in joining the team in this managerial position, click apply now and attach an updated copy of your CV.

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