Head of Paid Social

Location
England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
IL41582
Contact
Ian Lenehan
Job Discipline
Digital, PR & Media
Experience Level
Director
Sectors
Agency, Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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!