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Paid Social Manager

Digitas UK
Chancery Lane, London
Closing date
14 Dec 2023

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PPC, Search Marketing, SEO, Programmatic & Biddable, Paid
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We're looking for a Paid Social Manager to join our growing social team, joining to work on a new global Health & Beauty client!

Paid Social Managers are responsible for delivering the digital media planning, buying and activation for clients. Day to day, you'll make budget, channel & tactic recommendations, lead the review of campaign performance. You'll contribute to client meetings - providing rationale for recommendations and insights into performance.

  • Ensure accurate set up and management of paid social campaigns across multiple platforms / networks
  • Lead ongoing optimisation and evolution of media activity, devising and managing appropriate testing frameworks and beta products in order to maximise performance.
  • Ensure regular performance-based optimisation tasks (including adjusting budgets/bids, altering targeting and refreshing creative) take place on a regular basis.
  • Ensure activation and execution happens within timeframe agreed with client(s) and media teams.
  • Look for innovative opportunities to deliver new solutions that demonstrate superior value to clients through close relationships with media and technology partners
  • Lead updates at regular client review meetings and status calls on specific channels
  • Work closely with colleagues from all media specialisms to ensure budget is always managed most efficiently and data shared across all channels
  • Ensure accurate monthly reconciliation and financing of clients and to ensure spend is delivered according to media plan and clients receive accurate and timely invoicing from media partners


  • Experience in digital media agency in hands on activation role
  • Have an in-depth understanding of paid social advertising platforms and how to define, segment and target people online
  • Ability to independently research new areas of the market or areas of opportunity and develop POVs to share with colleagues and clients
  • Ability to independently activate, manage, and optimise campaigns, and oversee others to ensure quality of output
  • A strong team player who is able to work on a complex account and see how their work can fit in for the benefit of the client’s business
  • High attention to detail to ensure accuracy throughout process from campaign set up to finance reconciliation
  • Excellent numeracy and Excel skills

  • Hands-on experience of major social channels
  • Knowledge of using analytics packages such as Google Analytics
  • Confident with data tools such as Supermetrics
  • Knowledge of tech tools such as Smartly & 4C
  • Experience with project management tools such as Asana & Trello
  • Experience in a full-service agency working closely with creative teams

Additional Information

Publicis Groupe operates a hybrid working pattern with employees being office-based on Mondays and two other days during the working week.

If you have any adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to fully participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.



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