Head of Paid Social

Better Placed
£45k - £55k pa + Bonus and benefits
05 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Ian Lenehan
Agency, B2C
Job Function
Social Media

Head of Paid Social - Entrepreneurial agency with ambitious growth plans!

Our client is a leading Digital Marketing agency who have grown consistently year on year as a result of the quality of their work. Led by a management team who recognise they are only as good as the people they employ, they've created a great working environment where people are rewarded for their efforts and given the freedom to make decisions and back themselves. As a result they've attracted an impressive client roster and are well set for further growth in the coming years.

The Head of Paid Social will take over a small but talented team and will be responsible for driving the growth of this discipline with the agency. This will include:

  • Presenting ideas to existing clients on how to boost sales via Paid Social. Clients include several major Retail and FMCG brands.
  • Utilising available data and insights to develop strategies for clients that deliver the best ROI from Social Media advertising.
  • Keeping abreast of Social Media developments and how they can be best embraced by clients.
  • Playing a leading role in new business pitches for the agency, securing new clients for the Paid Social team.
  • Management of the team ensuring the agency continues to retain and develop its talent.

The agency are looking for a self-starter with the entrepreneurial flair to drive the growth of this team. Specifically you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Significant experience of Paid Social Media advertising and an in depth knowledge of the opportunities available for clients.
  • Experience devising effective strategies for clients and the ability to influence and consult with senior client stakeholders.
  • Proven managerial experience with the ability to inspire others.
  • A passion for Social Media and Digital Marketing.

It's a fantastic role for someone looking to take the next step in their career and will be well rewarded. For more information apply quickly!