Paid Social Executive

Job Title: Paid Social Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Reference: 48975CC
Contact Name: Charlotte Callaghan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2021 16:57

Job Description

Forward Role are proud to be working with an exciting, multi-brand, digital business in Manchester City Centre. This business is going through a huge digital transformation and are looking for talented and enthusiastic candidates to join them and help drive their journey and growth. As a Paid Social Executive, you will be passionate and someone who thinks outside the box. You will be part of the larger digital function and will be responsible for data implementation across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. This is a unique opportunity to manage the paid social campaigns of one of the North West’s most talked about businesses.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing Paid Social campaigns from launching, reporting and analysis across core social platforms
  • Liaising with the team to keep updated with emerging technologies within the Paid Social with a focus on the B2C space
  • Researching and testing new products and platforms
  • Working with other internal teams such as media, programmatic, analytics, content, creative and strategy in coordinating and delivering campaign program work
  • Analysing key metrics and reporting
  • Using PowerPoint, Excel and reporting dashboards to review campaign performance and present findings

You will ideally have:

  • A proven career history of biddable activity (ideally some knowledge of PPC and/or Display but definitely not essential)
  • Hands on ability, setting up campaigns, optimising, reporting etc.
  • Be a lover of trying/testing new ways of doing things
  • Be inquisitive and willing to get stuck in
  • Be commercially driven
  • Have experience with ad serving platforms, bid management platforms and skilled across Google AdWords and Analytics

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