Paid Social Account Director

Paid Social Account Director

The agency are a 360 media agency, specialising in all things social. They are the winning division within a global independent group, for Team of the Year in 2016. The opportunity exists within a newly acquired, exciting telecommunications account, with scope to branch out into one of their biggest clients.


The Job

  • Manage an enviable portfolio of clients directing the owned, earned, shared and paid activity to ensure we are developing clients and revenue across all four channels
  • Own the relationship with our key partners for trading paid social (e.g. Make Me Reach, 4C, Social Moov) and ensures quality training and execution across the team
  • Manage our team of paid media traders and account managers to ensure efficient, effective planning and activation of paid campaigns
  • Connect the dots between paid social and earned (content and influencers), ensure we drive innovative thinking and leverage data to inform content and creative and vice versa
  • Work directly and closely with clients to develop plans, manage issues and maintain positive relationships
  • Participates in new business opportunities to drive new revenue



  • Five to seven years in the digital and advertising industry, across one or more of earned, paid and owned activity, either in a specialised team or agency
  • Experience in telco/tech brands is preferred, but not required
  • Experience in leading on a large, high profile client, navigating key stakeholders and achieving success in planning and management of social marketing campaigns.
  • Experience and knowledge of social API tech platforms.
  • Solid team leadership and people management skills
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of social media, as well as an understanding of the paid and organic social landscape, with proven strategy, planning, activation and new business skills


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Nusrat Khan
0203 869 2038/ [email protected]

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