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Digital Marketing Executive - Edinburgh/Midlothian

Up to £24,000

Date Posted: Thursday 06 January 2022

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An opportunity has arisen with a rapidly growing and award-winning media agency where recently, 100% of its surveyed employees agreed that it was a great place to work. The role is for a talented graduate who has strong knowledge of and a passion for paid social advertising and is early in their career looking to join a growing team of hard-working and high-caliber individuals where you can learn from and develop alongside some of the best.

The agency is a Google Premier Partner, Microsoft Advertising Partner, Facebook Marketing Partner, and is recommended by The Drum. With a diverse set of clients across retail, property, food & drink, health, charity, finance, sport, leisure & tourism. This role is a fantastic opportunity to step up and gain experience or continue your career, with a number of different and challenging, but ultimately rewarding accounts.


The Role:

The social team concentrates on paid social advertising and content management, particularly on Facebook and principally for clients in the property sector. You will report into the Social Team Manager.  This role will require you to work closely with clients and colleagues, helping them to set up, manage & optimise campaigns across various social media channels.



  • Responsible for activation, optimisation and performance analysis for your allocated accounts & campaigns.  Specifically including:
  • Govern campaign strategy, manage & optimise social campaigns, report into clients & colleagues.
  • Reach performance targets for allocated accounts, ensuring the best ROI across paid social.
  • Ongoing campaign optimisation, adjust bid levels, alter targeting and refresh creative.
  • Regularly check client credit and budgets.
  • Deliver regular reports & analysis to clients and internal stakeholders, showing campaign results and highlighting key trends.
  • Liaise with media owners (e.g. Facebook and Twitter) to trouble-shoot issues.
  • Create proposals, including recommendations on budget weighting, target audience, and KPIs.
  • Liaise with creative agencies to acquire creative assets & repurpose where required.
  • Deliver creative recommendations where appropriate.
  • Create post-campaign analysis for account managers & directors.



  • Have demonstrable experience of planning & activating paid campaigns across social channels.
  • A commercially focused, analytical, can-do approach.
  • A strong passion for all forms of digital advertising.
  • A sound understanding of bid management tools.
  • The ability to organise tasks and adjust priorities depending on changing workflows, whilst always exhibiting attention to detail.
  • An excellent attitude & ability to perform under pressure, mixed with a friendly & positive outlook.
  • Be a comfortable & competent communicator, able to build strong relationships within the agency and externally with our clients and media partners.
  • Be willing and able to work in a fast-paced agency environment.


Package on Offer:

  • Salary DOE
  • Based in the heart of Edinburgh
  • Hours 9 - 5.30 with 1-hour lunch
  • 22 days holiday & an extra day each year of employment up to a max 25


To be considered for this opportunity, please apply below, or get in touch with Sam Barker.


T: 0141 231 1260