Mid Level
Digital Marketing Executive
Forward and Thinking

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: Thursday, 30 July 2020

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We are a company of enthusiastic and experienced professionals with a great sense of fun and passion for what we do, and we’re currently looking for a specific new rockstar to support our rapidly growing organisation, providing digital marketing services to our clients.

The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the range of online paid advertising platforms (and their features), and above all outstanding analytical skills!

And the benefits are great…

  • 25 Days holiday right out of the block!
  • Christmas closedown period
  • Fully paid pre-Christmas party!
  • Your own MacBook running your choice of OSX or Windows
  • Great scope for career progression in a fast-growing organisation
  • Continual personal growth learning opportunities
  • A real opportunity to help direct and drive the agency’s expansion
  • Optional stand up desk and a free Fitbit
  • Regular team events, and most importantly…
  • Summertime McFlurry runs!

Job Title: Digital Marketing Executive

We are currently looking for a Digital Marketing Executive to join our growing Digital Marketing team. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced candidate to develop their skills in a fast-paced agency environment.

The successful candidate will join a small team of executives, in the planning, delivery and analysis of campaigns for clients across a broad range of industries. This role will report directly to the Digital Marketing Manager.

Every day at Forward And Thinking is completely different, however, the role will require planning as well as regular monitoring, optimisation and analysis of campaigns and the successful candidate will have to keep up to date with industry developments. The successful candidate will be required to attend client meetings, deliver training both internally and externally, troubleshoot issues and provide technical support to clients and other members of the team.

We are looking for someone with a minimum of one-year experience in a digital marketing team (ideally in an agency environment) with experience in paid online advertising. The successful candidate will need to be able to learn quickly and adapt to changes in technologies and processes within the agency and the industry as a whole.

As we specialise in Google Display & Search the ideal candidate should have a solid understanding of the Google Display & Google Search Networks, preferably with experience of other platforms such as Facebook Ads.

Skills we are looking for include:

Essential skills/experience

  • Twelve months minimum experience of planning, managing and optimising PPC campaigns across multiple platforms (Google Ads is essential)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office (in particular Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Comfortable using/learning a number of digital systems
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong time and workload management skills
  • A ‘can do’ attitude – You will work across a large array of sectors, enthusiasm is a must
  • Experience of managing budgets across multiple channels

Desirable skills/experience

  • Copywriting
  • Experience with a combination of Facebook Ads, Snap Ads, Twitter Ads, LinkedIn & TikTok ads
  • Google Analytics
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Conversion Tracking
  • HTML (for dynamic remarketing)

Being an innovative advertising agency, we take pride in our work and our team. We have big plans and we want everyone to be part of our exciting future. The growth potential at Forward And Thinking has no limits. Training will be given on our core ethos, high level of customer service, methodology and computer programs used, however, the core skills outlined above will be already in place for the successful applicant.

If you see yourself fulfilling this role, please send a cover letter and CV to careers@forwardandthinking.com

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

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