Social Trading Director

London (Central), London (Greater) / London (East), London (Greater) / London (North), London (Gr...
10 Aug 2014
10 Sep 2014
Business Type
Contract Type
Full Time

Social Trading Director - London - £45k

The Company:
Top class media agency – fully integrated offering all possible media planning and buying services to a wide range of advertisers
Interesting and diverse client list representing all major advertiser categories.
They cover both UK and International media planning and are part of a global network

The Role:
This role involves overseeing the Social trading team and driving strategic paid social recommendations. Key Responsibilities:
•    Hold responsibility for all client Paid Social Activation
•    Drive integrated process and thinking across client teams, strategy and product areas
•    Manage your team to deliver on accounts effectively on a day to day basis
•    Help to support the Client Directors and Activation Directors across all teams
•    Monitor day to day aspects of junior employees’ work to ensure high quality output and manage the group’s workload
•    Maintain an expert level understanding of social ad specs, new/beta features, and best practices for executing complex social ad campaigns

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will have 43+ years experience in digital advertising and social media, working directly with clients across digital media channels. Key Skills:
•    Excellent understanding of social media, social platforms, and related APIs and ad products
•    Demonstrable history of managing multiple stakeholders and inputs
•    Trading experience in a PMD/SMPD is preferable
•    Well- developed interpersonal, team building and relationship management skills
•    Effective written communication, presentation, influence and negotiation skills

Why Dot-Gap
Dot-gap are ex-agency people now working in recruitment. We understand you, your industry and will not give you the hard sell.... we listen!

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