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Social Media Account Executive - Marketing Agency

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    £22000 - £25000 per annum

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    Andrew Midgley
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    about 1 month ago

We're looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Social Media Account Executive with ideally around a year or more of experience working for a marketing or digital agency, although we'll consider a good Social Media Executive who's worked for in-house a brand. At the lower end of the salary budget, we'd also consider a marketing graduate with a bright, personable, outgoing personality who has a passion for social media and is eager to learn and grow with one of the best marketing agencies in the South West.

This agency's client base includes a number of well-known, global brands and social media is key output for the agency, so you'll play a very important role. There's lots of room for progression for great people - we're not just looking for the relevant social media and marketing experience, we're looking for candidates with passion, enthusiasm, and a genuine ambition to do the best work for their clients. It's important that you're a good human being too. They have a close-knit team of lovely people and they want to hire another lovely human to maintain that dynamic.

The experience we need.

  • A marketing graduate or graduate from a similar discipline
  • Marketing experience, particularly in a marketing agency would be fantastic
  • Commercial experience delivering social media would be a huge plus, otherwise a passion for social media
  • A flair for copywriting
  • An ambitious, positive and outgoing personality - you'll have outstanding interpersonal skills and "something about you" that means you can build strong, stable and long-lasting client relationships.
  • Driven and motivated with a desire to deliver an exceptional client experience
  • Excellent organisation skills along with an exceptional attention to detail
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure, whilst keeping a calm head
  • Be happy to travel on occasion for client meetings.

The role.

The Social Media Account Executive's key objective is to be one of the best account handlers delivering the best social media and service to the agency's clients. The Social Media team should reflect the considerable ambition of the agency. You'll deliver social media campaigns across organic and paid social, so writing content and community management, as well as publishing social media advertising and monitoring the campaign's successes with a focus on continuous improvement. It's about delivering the best work, and the work that is right for the client, with a smile on your face and having lots of fun along the way.

The company.

A tier one independent agency with a really strong leadership team, clear values and objectives, and an enviable client base of well-known consumer brands with global reach. At the same, you won't be a cog in a wheel here, or part of a bigger machine. It's about doing the best work, not selling ideas to the client that won't solve their problems. Their office is beautiful and you'll be working alongside some of the best in the industry.

What you'll get in return.

This is a really rare opportunity to join a company that will set your career up for life. They invest heavily in their staff so that whatever your experience on joining, you'll quickly become one of the best in the business. You'll deliver first-class social media campaigns for global clients - phenomenal experience for any aspiring social media specialist.

In terms of salary, if you have commercial social media experience, you'll be able to command the top end of the budget, £25k. If you're a marketing graduate with a passion for social media, you'll have to come in at c£22k. It's down to your level of experience. That said, this agency do regular pay reviews, there's an annual bonus, great holiday allowance. You won't stand still in this role. This role is made for someone who is savvy and can spot what an unbelievable opportunity it is - by learning from the best and delivering cutting edge social campaigns for globally complex brands, that experience will allow you to command a staggering salary in time, once you're established.

How to apply.

If this sounds of interest then please click the apply button right away!