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Paid Social Executive

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £22k per year

  • Contact:

    Becky Smith

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8556

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Becky Smith

Paid Social Executive, Global Media Agency, Manchester City Centre, £22k

Forward Role are proud to be working with one of the world's largest media agencies who are currently looking for an ambitious Paid Social Executive to join their digital team in their fast-growing Manchester office. If you have a passion for social media and are looking to work for an agency that really prides itself on investing in training and development, then this is a really exciting position!

They are a renowned agency, working with some huge global brands on innovative campaigns. It's a really exciting time for the agency as they are currently continuing to grow their Manchester office, and this is a truly unique opportunity to be part of a growing team. As Paid Social Executive you will form part of their close-knit social media team.  They are looking for someone with ambition, a genuine interest in social media and advertising, and prior knowledge of building ads in Facebook. 

As Paid Social Executive your day to day will involve setting up & executing paid social campaigns and will be responsible for the ongoing optimisation of these according to clients requirements. Part of the role will involve monitoring campaign and data performance, and conducting analysis regularly alongside the Paid Social Manager & Director.

You will ideally have some understanding of different paid social platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter etc as you’ll be supported in learning to activate, manage and optimise campaigns. This role would suit someone who is analytically minded who would love to gain more exposure to Google Analytics, Tag Master and Adwords.

As Paid Social Executive you will work with the wider media team to integrate social media campaigns with the agencies other traditional and digital advertising campaigns. 


  • A genuine passion for social media
  • Prior knowledge of building Facebook ads
  • Comfortable with Excel
  • Confident communicator
  • Process driven
  • Good with numbers!

This role offers a brilliant opportunity to be part of a growing team within a well-established agency with global reach. You'll join a supportive team, based in a creative office space in the city centre who put a lot into staff engagement and social activities making it a collaborative place to work. Opportunities like this are unique, and they are hiring asap!

Paid Social Executive, Global Media Agency, Manchester City Centre , £22k

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