Social & Display Account Manager

Job description

The role is for a Social and Display Account Manager to have day to day responsibility for the planning and delivery of innovative, effective paid media (display and paid social) campaigns whilst working collaboratively with other internal and external teams to exceed client’s expectations.

Someone with excellent paid media (display and paid social) knowledge that has the ambition to grow their knowledge into other digital channels would thrive in this role. We see the digital work as fully connected so we want people in the team that know how to see across the digital landscape.

Working with the Paid Media Account Director to devise intelligently planned, innovative paid media recommendations for key agency clients across different verticals and different budget levels – including data led and audience centric planning.

The day to day responsibilities of this role will be:

To provide strong digital leadership for your clients
Hands on running of programmatic and self-serve social media planning and buying – across all connected devices
Working closely with the Client Service team to deliver work on time, on budget and on brief
To challenge clients & briefs (and yourself) to ensure mutually rewarding client relationships and that a first-class media output is delivered at all times
Compiling of campaign reviews, recommendations, ideas (however sensible or daft) for future client activities
To build fantastic relationships with suppliers across Display, Social, PPC and Programmatic
Managing, mentoring & developing a Media Executive
Collaborate and work closely with all other specialist teams to deliver proactive client management outside of the briefs and make clients see you as their true partner
Understanding of attribution and the relationships across different channels
Be on top of the latest industry developments & technology in the market and know each supplier’s offerings better than anyone else
Build an understanding of the other disciplines within the agency (SEO, Data & Analytics) to enhance your media planning and buying
To work with your peers to input on the broader running of the team, processes, staff appraisals, training and anything else you can think of that will positively contribute to ensuring a happy, effective team

The Package

You will work across some of the UK’s best-known brands
Ongoing career progression initiatives
Cross channel exposure
Company pension and health insurance
1 paid day per year to work with the charity of your choosing
Cycle to work scheme
Season ticket loan
Free breakfast, drinks, and fruit
Social Events
Team-building events
Attending conferences and training sessions

The Agency


Walk-In Media is a modern, full-service media agency focused exclusively on delivering data-driven outcomes for brands.

Our mission is to deliver long-term, sustainable growth for brands by bringing together all marketing activity into one connected ecosystem.

By partnering with us, brands gain a single, holistic view of all marketing activity, throughout the purchase funnel, from broadcast channels delivering long-term awareness, through to short-term performance channels.

We offer the full specialist capabilities and global scale of a network agency – we’re part of the MSQ Group. Yet, we deliver the service, transparency, agility and breakthrough thinking that you’d expect from an independent. The best of both worlds.

At Walk In Media, we want you to be yourself. Your whole self.

From hair styles to health matters, inclusiveness isn’t just an initiative here, it’s integral. Diversity. Equality. Transparency. They’re not just buzz words. They’re part of who we are as we ensure we deliver our promise of ‘Media. Done Right.’ Our commitment to inclusion drives our creativity and productivity – we know that when you feel your best, you achieve your best.