Head of Social Media - Agency - London - 1 Year Fixed Term Contract
Contact: Dave Newman
£55,000 - £60,000
Head of Social Media - The Company
Major Players are working with one of the world's best known, award-winning global agencies - they've worked with some of the biggest brand names around across FMCG, Automotive, Entertainment, Retail and Technology. Social media and digital is at the very heart of what they do and they've been creating stellar, eye-catching work for decades. It's a huge, vibrant and exciting agency that can offer plenty of opportunity for growth and development.
Head of Social Media - The Role
You will be leading all things social media across the agency from a purely content and engagement perspective. The team specialises in producing social strategies and campaign content for a broad and diverse range of clients. You'll be heading up a team of 10+ strategists, community managers, planners and creatives. This is a broad and demanding role that will require you to lead the team from the front and work at a highly strategic and operational level.
Lead and develop Social Media Marketing team proposition within the agency and
ensure Social Media plays a key role in the clients marketing mix
Oversee a team of 10+
Attend senior level client meetings and regular client status meetings
Grow existing business by upskilling the internal teams - giving them the ability to sell in additional services
Identify, develop, present and transition new opportunities that solve client problems
and advance their business
Establish and grow senior level relationships with clients
Support the agency in winning new clients and pitching.
Work with the Head of the division to grow the overall agency proposition
Be a clear knowledge leader with your team, ensuring wider strategic thoughts on
social, trends, and development in the category is spread throughout
Oversee delivery and quality of client strategy
Skills and Experience: -
Strong knowledge of digital marketing; with a particular specialism in social media
Background of leading social media focused teams within a relevant agency (media, digital, social, content, creative, PR, marketing etc)
Exhibit accomplished presentation skills within the agency and to clients
Possess general knowledge of direct and brand and/or performance marketing
principles and strategies
Have a deep understanding of the wider marketing landscape
Have excellent knowledge of different social tools
Have polished communication and analytical skills
Be able to maintain high client satisfaction levels and ensure targets are achieved
Have strong organizational skills, being able to manage multiple projects at once
Have media agency experience and/or client-side social experience
Build personal and team industry profile through events, PR and industry networking
Be prepared to meet and exceed revenue goals and quotas
Don't delay, apply today.
For further assurance, please review my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; Search for "DAVE NEWMAN". To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Dave Newman | DD: + 44| 207 845 7269. Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly if you would like more information before applying.
We have a variety of digital roles on at present (£20k-£130k), so if this is one is not suitable; please call me to discuss other exciting opportunities which you can apply for.