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Senior Paid Social Executive

Senior Paid Social Executive

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    Paid Social

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    £30000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS

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    Jenny Dunford

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Paid Social Executive



About the role:

As Paid Social Exec, you will be responsible for delivering best in class response to briefs, sounds campaign recommendations, in-depth and knowledgeable analyses to your clients across the social landscape. You will work alongside the Paid Social Manager, to aid holistic cross-channel paid social strategies and feed into new business.

You are responsible for knowledge sharing to junior members of the team (Social Exec / Assistant ), this includes quality checks on their work, training sessions and briefing sessions to ensure they are performing to the best of their ability.

As a Paid Social Exec, you are expected to be knowledgeable across Social Platforms; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, TikTok, and LinkedIn.

Working across multiple clients your day to day will be to:

  • Lead the day-to-day activation within social platforms for your respective client set:
    • Responding to client briefs, and defining the campaign strategy and approach through detailed responses to briefs
    • Ensure timely and high-quality campaign set-ups, including quality checks of junior members of the team
    • Provide regular reporting, inclusive of detailed insight and recommendation to fuel multi-week and month campaign performance
    • Summarise campaign performance and insight through post campaign analysis - in conjunction with your reports
  • Knowledge sharing with junior members of the team - by ensuring you're kept abreast of the latest partner updates - including keeping up to date with platform training and certifications
    • Grow strong relationships with Media Owners and keep up to date with the latest trends/products updates
  • Working alongside the Social Manager define best-in-class campaign operational processes - supporting team workstreams such as automation, taxonomy and outsourcing projects.
  • Communicating with clients including leading client meetings where necessary - oversight of regular reporting and campaign status meetings.
  • Actively manage upwards to your team director - ensuring feedback on any regular client and team paint points are effectively communicated.
  • Continually innovating and developing ideas for test and learn programmes

Experience Required.

To apply for the Senior Paid Social Account Executive role, you will have skills and experience in the following:

  • Experience in working across Social either in agency or client-side
  • Previous experience within media or creative industry
  • Client facing experience
  • Planning and activation for brand and DR clients
  • Previous experience of managing and mentoring junior team members desirable
  • Platform activation - campaign set-up and optimisation's
  • Strong analytic skills for reporting
  • Strong excel skills including the use of pivot tables
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Confident communicator
  • Strong knowledge of all Biddable platforms
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Strong team player, positive attitude and approach to solving challenges
  • Social - Facebook/Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Pinterest, LinkedIn

Apply Now

You can apply for this role of Senior Paid Social Account Executive now by sending us your CV or by calling us now! Don't forget to register as a candidate too.

Jenny Dunford

Executive Consultant

Sphere Digital Recruitment are specialists in placing marketing, sales, analytics, product and creative ​talent globally.