Waste Creative

Social Content Manager

Job Added: 29 July 2019
Applications Close: 28 August 2019
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @wastecreative

Start date: ASAP

About us:

Waste is an independent digital creative agency founded in 2006 on the principle of cutting out unnecessary agency fluff in favour of urgency, expertise and a no-fuss attitude. We call this approach Maximum Digital. Minimum Nonsense.

With offices in London and Los Angeles, we employ 60 specialists covering strategy, creative, social & web content, advertising, digital experiential, DOOH, UX and SEO.

Our client list includes Supercell, the mobile gaming giant, for whom we deliver player acquisition and retention built around community listening and high-speed, high-quality content creation. Other entertainment clients are Nintendo, Sega, Warner Brothers, Turner and Ubisoft.

Waste also provide digital leadership for energy giant Centrica, covering British Gas, Hive, Dyno and Direct Energy. Other clients include Intu, Rank Froup PLc, dating app Badoo, lottery giant Camelot and media brand family Oath.

The Maximum Digital, Minimum Nonsense approach has seen us win more than 50 awards, including: Awwwards, BIMAs, FWA, CIM, Pixels, Lovies, W3 and Webbys.

Waste are renowned for brewing our own craft beer, the Waste Pale Ale (WPA), a firm favourite with clients and partners. We also support the UK based gaming charity, SpecialEffect.

What we’re looking for:

Are you a highly organised, likeable, pro-active and passionate, Social Content Manager with a focus on paid media management?

Do you want to join a digital creative agency that values ideas, execution, personality and passion above all else?

If that sounds like you, then maybe you’re a Waster…

The successful applicant will have:

A minimum of 2 years’ experience running and managing paid media campaigns for brands in an agency or in-house
Commercial experience with major social channels (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram etc.)
You must be comfortable drawing insights from performance data
Be proactive rather than reactive – be the first person working on the campaign to spot optimisation suggestions and new ideas to achieve KPIs
An ability to manage stakeholders including clients, internal teams and third parties
Experience in asset production, where you’ve worked with creative & production teams on the creation of social media content
Excellent verbal, writing and communication skills
The ability to think on your feet, take responsibility and identify new areas and opportunities which we can explore as an agency
Meticulous attention to detail and ability to pick things up at lightning speed

Your duties will be:

Client Management:

Manage the client’s day-to-day organic and paid social media marketing activities across multiple channels including campaign planning, implementation, budget management, performance review, and optimisation of campaigns
Prepare and present client campaign performance reports
Participate in strategic discovery to understand client requirements and implement solutions to meet these requirements
Working alongside the rest of the client services team, in managing projects and communicating with the client
Content Management:

Advise and implement best practices and procedures for campaign setup, ad trafficking, creative ideation, development, execution, optimisation & reporting
Work with the creative & production teams on the creation of social media content for the channels
Understanding client KPIs and analysis of results to identify actionable opportunities
Exploring new and emerging social media platforms and opportunities as well as advertising tools and products
Staying up-to-date with social, digital and technology trends

In return, you’ll get:

To work on big brands in a fast-paced, exciting and ever-growing agency
The opportunity to develop your own skills in a fun, supportive environment
To work alongside extremely passionate digital natives, producing work that we’re all proud of
Massages, fruit and Friday beers, awesome Xmas & Summer Parties!

How to apply