Paid Social Executive

Job Title: Paid Social Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kings Cross, London
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Reference: 15622848
Job Published: November 14, 2017 00:00

Job Description

Oh hi. Would you like to work in the fashion industry? Do you have Paid and Organic Social experience? If so, read on.  

This premium high street fashion extraordinaire is looking for a Paid Social Executive to work as part of their Online Marketing team in Central London. Our ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong understanding of the social media landscape across Paid and Organic social. Buying media on the core social platforms through a direct relationship with agencies and other platforms.  

The role

  • Staying up to date with all the developments in social media advertising and the leading platforms
  • To develop and build strong relationships with the major platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest etc.)
  • Plan and brief in all seasonal launch, promotional and weekly campaigns to design/copy team
  • Comfortable managing large budgets over multiple countries and media owners
  • Build, set up and deliver campaigns for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat and any new platforms
  • Optimisation and budget management on spend and campaign performance metrics
  • Delivering post-campaign analysis using both the media reports and the analytics solutions
  • Testing new formats and new ways of buying media - pushing forward the paid social buying strategy and delivering continuous improvement
  • Understand social media buying over international borders and to keep paid social roadmap up to date
  • Understand the mix of paid, earned, owned media and inform when and where it is appropriate to promote content through each channel
  • Raising POs and handling invoices to ensure payments are made in a timely manner
  • Pulling together weekly competitor analysis to share with team


  • Proven experience in social media channels
  • Passion for the fashion industry
  • Analytical and numerate
  • Ability to create long term plans and a head for innovation
  • You embrace the ever changing social media landscape and have a passion for social media
  • Ability to compile and write reports that demonstrate strong communication skills and the ability to deliver clear, concise insights and recommendations
  • Be able to fully comprehend and work within business constraints and strategies
  • Adept at presenting data graphically for a non-technical audience
  • Ability to interact with designers, trade teams, copywriters, marketing teams and project managers

  If you meet the above description, apply today!

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