Head of Digital

£35000 - £45000 per annum
02 Mar 2012
30 Mar 2012
Leon Milns
Business Type
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Digital - Manchester

Our client is a leading and independent live communications agency who create award-winning experiences that connect unique, intense and exciting moments with dynamic lifestyle brands.
They help their clients make friends with the fans and followers that matter most to drive purchase intent and raise brand fame. These real world, real time 'must see moments' not only tell a product's story, making audiences shiver with brand excitement long after the final encore, but are also designed to spread beyond those present and provide content to be maximised across PR as well as earned media channels. Ultimately, they reward their clients with an engaged audience reach of millions.

We're looking for a genius who can weave digital into the fabric of our live brand activations. From developing concepts with our creative team through to selecting and managing our digital partner, the successful candidate will be involved in bringing key projects and accounts to life online.

You must be an expert in social media and have a strong grasp of all digital trends. A creative marketer who really gets brands, with an inherent appetite for sports / arts / fashion / music and culture.

A great people person you'll be a strong manager with the ability to get the best out of individuals, and influence key stakeholders You will need to be a strong personality with kudos and the ability to speak fluently about cross platform and cross channel marketing communications.

An inquisitive mind is a must, as is desire to find original solutions. In return, you will play a key part in a highly ambitious agency that gives you ownership over your brief and your work.
With a wealth of experience in a similar role in an agency setting, your track record will demonstrate a dynamic approach to work with an exceptional flair for innovation and creative thinking surrounding all things digital.

Proven experience of digital landscape
Great presentation skills
Pitching ability
Working with partners suppliers and client
A passion for live
Digital lifestyle campaign work
Understanding of what makes great design
Used to working with creative teams
An active and engaged social media persona