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Paid Social Manager

Paid Social Manager, Global Media Agency, Manchester City Centre, £40k

Would you love the opporutnity to lead the paid social activity for a huge UK retailer? 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 Manager to join their digital team in their well-established Manchester office. This is a really exciting position and will give you the opportunity to work solely on a huge global UK retailer.

As Paid Social Manager you will help lead the social media offering for this new account win and the wider agency with key responsibility for paid social strategy, planning, activation and performance. They are looking for a Paid Social Manager with ambition, a genuine interest in social media and advertising, and the ability to lead a small team.

They are a renowned agency, working with some huge global brands across a variety of sectors. 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 newly formed team and take a lead.


  • An extensive understanding of all social media channels and the ability to improve performance and report back on statistics
  • Proven paid social media experience and expertise across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn etc
  • Extensive experience in leading on clients and ensuring success in planning
  • Proven experience of managing and leading a team.
  • Must display a real interest in social media, new apps and technology!
  • The ability to manage key stakeholders

This role offers a brilliant opportunity to be part of a growing team within a well-established agency with global reach. They have an exceptional benefits package and have a genuine focus on employee health & wellbeing. It's really one of the best around! 

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, so apply now or send your CV to Becky Smith. Senior Paid Social Executives are encouraged to apply.

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