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Job ad: Sold Out – Junior Social Media Executive (London)

By | Published on Wednesday 24 July 2019

Sold Out

Sold Out is an independent full service advertising agency, specialising in arts & entertainment for over 25 years.

We love what we do, driven by a passion for creating innovative and inspiring campaigns that create a buzz and deliver results.
Promoting thousands of events each year gives us a dominant position in the entertainment industry to become a market-leading boutique agency.

About the opportunity

In this role you can join a vibrant, growing team, contributing to the growth and culture of the company and driving the business forward. The successful candidate will need to be client-facing, a natural communicator, thorough, reliable, be able to work at a very fast pace and with a gift for organisation, attention to details and effective time management. The role is people-centric and we are looking for somebody has strong communication and analytical skill and who enjoys building and maintaining relationships with clients and media contacts.

This is a demanding role and you will be responsible for:

• Supporting the business through effective implementation of social media and google campaigns for a variety of clients across the entertainment market.
• Creating, implementing and advising on optimisation of media campaigns across all social and google platforms
• Monitoring, analysing and understanding how effective campaigns perform, be able to communicate that to clients
• Report in real-time and at the end of campaigns with constructive narrative on performance breakdown and supplement with stats
• Using your own initiative and coming up with the best means of targeting for Social and Google campaigns and communicating this with clients
• Supporting a campaign exec or campaign manager
• May need to set up social activity out of hours in evenings and weekend occasionally.
• Take instruction and communicating with clients on a daily basis, ensuring all campaign specifics are met.
• Keeping clients updated with campaign delivery, performance and issues before the requests for this are made
• Attending client and media owner meetings when specified.
• Creating, updating, amending and ensuring all booking schedules on our internal systems match what has been booked by clients, and also reflect what has delivered for billing purposes.
• Campaign billing reconciliation on spends and budgets – attention to detail is key
• Ensuring campaigns deliver on time, or are extended and optimised where need be and ensuring any billing issues are dealt with promptly.

About you

The ideal candidate will:

• Have agency grounding in social, search and digital display campaigns, though not all are essential
• Preferably have experience in the following: Paid social activity, including some or all of the following: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
•  Preferably have experience in setting up campaigns within Google Adwords including some or all of the following: Paid Search/Google Display Network/Youtube
• Be confident and capable to manage yourself and work independently and as part of a team
• Have an analytical approach and be highly organised
• Be capable of working under high pressure and time restraints in order to deliver high numbers of campaign set ups on time.
• Have the ability to think on your feet and juggle conflicting priorities
• Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
• Knowledge of the media landscape including digital desirable
• Be a team player

This is a demanding role and the ideal candidate will be able to work under tight time constraints and be able to keep a level head when large volumes of activity are in need of set up and monitoring, and be able to juggle multiple aspects at all times.

How to apply

To apply please email your CV and cover letter to

Closing date: 18 Aug
Salary: £20-£25k DOE