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Media Manager


Sep 09, 2016

Chicago - Downtown

Temp To Perm

Agent: Beverly S.

Job #: 107988

Job Description

Vitamin T is looking for an exceptional Media Manager to join our fantastic agency client! This is a 6 month contract-to-hire opportunity. Sound like you? Apply Today!

Our client is looking for a motivated individual to join our Paid Social Media team as a Media Manager. Working in the dynamic interactive marketing industry, you will work closely with cross-discipline client account teams in meeting and exceeding client goals.

The Media Manager participates in all aspects of executing high profile and complex paid social media campaigns on networks like Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Pinterest, etc. This includes initial planning, implementation, monitoring, optimization, analysis and reporting. The Paid Social Media Manager is often the lead day-to-day subject matter expert (SME) for their clients, providing strategic recommendations, analysis, and reporting as well as responding to ad-hoc requests.

Social Media's ability to target customers, create compelling and engaging ads and deliver outstanding performance demands detail oriented, strategic and creative thinkers with a drive to be impactful.

The Paid Social Media Manager is also a key resource for the Paid Social Media team and is expected to support the management team in training and supporting junior media analysts on the team.

Maintain high levels of up-to-date knowledge of best practices and strategies in social media and paid social media (betas, ad network updates, innovation opportunities, etc.)
Maintain knowledge of the dynamic digital ecosystem (search, social, native, display) and how channels work together
Assist in development of media strategy and building paid social media plans (including audience targeting and segmentation, messaging, flighting, budgeting, etc.)
Thoroughly understand client’s business, goals and KPIs
Actively manage paid social campaigns to the clients’ goals – which may vary from engagement goals, acquisitions goals, direct response goals, reach and frequency goals, etc.
Analyze performance data and provide intelligent synthesis, interpretation and appropriate action plans based on conclusions
Communicate with clients on all elements of the campaign, including planning, performance, and project status and client goals.
Develop and manage execution of campaign testing plans
Provide creative guidance to clients, partner agencies and internal teams based goals and media flighting – help clients tell their stories
Contribute to client education and develop POVs; evangelize the value of paid social media and the best practices
Build effective relationships with all vendors – ad networks, technology partners, etc.
Support and assist in developing team members to optimize their performance, contribution and job satisfaction.

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
Minimum 2 years of experience in managing paid social media campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Experience with direct client relationship responsibilities includes regular reporting, collaborative strategic planning, and performance management
Strong PowerPoint / story telling skills
Strong Excel skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, under tight deadlines.

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