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Digital Marketing Executive - Media & Advertising

Salary £23,000 - £24,000 DOE
Location London, Soho
Job Type Permanent
Size 50-100
Job overview
Join one of London’s leading and award-winning creative digital agencies, kick-starting your career in Media & Advertising as a Digital Account Executive!

Are you interested in Graduate Digital Media jobs, Digital Marketing jobs and want to kickstart your career in Media and Advertising? One of London's best creative agencies is looking for an enthusiastic and analytical graduate to join their team as a Digital Account Executive – apply today!

Company profile

In this Graduate Digital Account Executive position in Media and Advertising in London, you will be joining one of London’s leading creative digital agencies, that have an expert team made up of strategists, analysts, planners and buyers. Working across TV, digital, outdoor and mobile, their client portfolio is made up of several well-known charities, global publishers, financial services firms and not-for-profits, including UNICEF, David Lloyd, British Heart Foundation, Flight Centre & WaterAid. By working to understand each of their clients’ individual audiences and using media and data to deliver the best possible results, they have helped a number of businesses across a range of industries to grow. They pride themselves on being free thinking and independent, have won 16 awards in the past 2 years, and invested over £1 million into a new dashboard technology. They are looking to grow their team of 65 with an Account Executive to join their digital team.

Job description

In this Graduate Digital Account Executive job, you will be joining the Digital Team with a view to support them in strategic and analytical thinking to bring together successful media plans for our clients. The role will involve working across Paid Search, Paid Social and Programmatic media channels with the main focus being Facebook and Google AdWords, working in a team with an Account Director, Account Manager, and Senior Account Executive.

After on the job training, and with ongoing support, you will take full ownership of the day to day campaign builds, optimisations and management across paid search and paid social. You will be very hands-on in paid search and paid social, building keyword lists, defining audience targeting, and copywriting. You will undertake the implementation of all digital tagging, trafficking and tracking for all channels for your accounts, as well as the digital reporting.

Key responsibilities

In this Digital Account Executive job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working across Paid Search, Paid Social, and Programmatic Media Channels with the main focus being Facebook and Google AdWords
  • Taking Ownership of campaign builds, optimisations and management across paid search and paid social
  • Building keyword lists
  • Defining audience targeting and copywriting
  • Utilising insight tools for audience and market research
  • Liaising with media partners on planning and developing tactics
  • Build an understanding of your client’s marketing operation, from market context to their internal workings
  • Becoming a true partner with your clients and building meaningful and value-adding relationships
  • Using business pitches to up-sell additional services and features to clients
  • Contributing to strategic thinking with insights and analysis
  • Manage client reporting – collating data across teams and/or media platforms

Job requirements

  • A 2.1 degree or above from a top university
  • Some previous office-based work experience
  • Internships either in a client-focused role or in the media or marketing sectors are highly beneficial
  • Digital Marketing Courses completed
  • An excellent communicator and relationship builder
  • Strong attention to detail and numerical ability – particularly MS Excel; the ability to extract insights from raw data
  • A genuine passion for a long-term career in Media and Advertising, and for a client-centric role
  • Relishes problem-solving and is a proactive self-starter
  • Energetic, determined, and proactive
  • Works well under pressure and can balance multiple workstreams

Benefits of the job

  • A great graduate starting salary of £23,000 - £24,000 DOE
  • The chance to work with prestigious clients in a leading, award-winning media agency
  • 25 days holiday as standard, increasing with length of service
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • No strict hierarchy, the role is fluid and dynamic
  • Health Insurance through Vitality and Life Assurance Policy
  • Lots of social events, including 2 half-day events in the summer and at Christmas, monthly payday drinks, and a quarterly staff quiz!

Looking for Graduate Marketing jobs or Digital Marketing roles in London? Want to work at a leading digital agency? If you’re an excel-savvy, confident graduate with an interest in media, this Graduate Media Account Executive job in London is perfect for you - apply today!

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

Rachel Forrest
Senior Consultant