Paid Social Manager

About this job

Are you a passionate paid social expert who wants to have ownership over strategy, budget and performance within this critical channel? I am recruiting for a leading financial services business who continues to add to their excellent acquisition team.

Dismissive of Financial Services as a sector?! Keep reading you won’t regret it…

This is a business that bucks the trend within the financial services market and one that offers a dynamic, agile working space for its employees. Earmarked as one of the North West’s ‘Unicorn’ businesses this is a business that is being backed financially. If you want to be part of a journey with this exciting business then this is the opportunity for you.

Their talented marketing team, means their work is at the heart of everything the business do. As they now look to internalise the paid social function, this is a critical role for their high performing acquisition team.

Your key competencies within this role will be…

Paid social: You will have extensive experience across this channel with an ability to work collaboratively with wider internal and agency support.

Budget responsibility: You will have managed sizeable paid social budgets with an ability to clearly demonstrate positive ROI across a variety of social platforms.

Performance marketing: You will have a genuine passion and interest for other digital channels. As this role evolves there will be opportunities to diversify into other performance channels (PPC and SEO)

Market analysis: Naturally you will be inquisitive and want to get under the skin of a campaign. You will be ensure data and analysis is at the heart of every campaign, continually seeking new areas for improvement.

Commercial acumen: You will be commercially savvy with a strong focus on KPIs, revenue and general performance analysis.

The ideal candidate for this role will come from a paid social focused role either agency or client side. It’s imperative you can demonstrate proven ability to strategize, manage budgets and display positive ROI across paid social.

About us:

Better Placed is undoubtedly one of the UK’s leading Marketing Recruitment specialists. Over the last 10 years, we have been placing talented people into businesses across multiple sectors including FMCG, Retail, Financial Services and Agency. With offices in Leeds, London and Manchester, we are “better placed” (sorry!) to recruit marketing and digital talent for some of the UK’s, and even world’s biggest brands.

Consultant for this job

Jack Harrison

Senior Consultant

0161 238 6700

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