Job details

Paid Social Advertising Coordinator

Job reference: 002404

Closing date: 10/02/2019

Salary: up to £28,000 per annum

Department: International

Hours per week: 36.17 hours per week

Are you interested in Digital Marketing? Want to work for an International, highly successful retailer based in Manchester? We are on the hunt for a talented individual who will help to drive our business forward and establish us as market leaders globally.

As we continue to invest heavily in our current and future digital strategy, an exciting opportunity has arisen in our International department for a Paid Social Advertising Coordinator. This role requires an innovative, passionate and driven individual to take responsibility for large budget campaigns, ensuring they are delivered on time & within budget whilst meeting or exceeding our business objectives. Reporting into the International Acquisition Manager you will work across our Global brand portfolio and be tasked with delivering our core KPI’s alongside our media agency.

What you’ll be responsible for:

  1. Account Management: Own the day to day account management for our Paid Social Advertising campaigns whilst prioritising workload to ensure all activity is optimised efficiently.
  2. Communication: Ensure we are regularly updating the wider business on channel performance by reporting back campaign analysis and testing results. Important to share minutes from meetings and regularly validate prioritisation of tasks and projects with Manager.   
  3. Budget Management: Ensure spend levels are in line with budget or trading requirements. Help to support future forecasting for respective brands and identify additional budget opportunities for your brands.
  4. Evaluating Success/Performance: Ensure all activities have clear objectives and targets; analyse results and identify opportunities; feedback performance and actions to managers; help develop our digital measurement practices and processes. Ensure regular reporting is completed accurately and used to identify trends and challenge performance further.
  5. Third Party Relationships: Build & maintain strong, positive business relationships with Media Agency and Third Party Suppliers to develop mutually beneficial partnerships.


What you will need to succeed:


  • Experience in working across various social media platforms
  • Specific experience in running paid social advertising campaigns.
  • A passion for digital marketing and an ongoing interest in current and future digital issues, practices and developments.
  • Ability to work independently under your own initiative to identify and improve current processes and explore further opportunities.
  • Need to be open-minded, flexible and have a positive can do attitude toward new challenges, with a willingness to learn, embrace new technologies and business change.
  • Strong problem solving skills are essential, along with an ability to manage a varied workload, to tight deadlines.
  • Excellent numeracy skills and enjoy number crunching to identify opportunities and focus on ROI
  • Highly organised with the ability to work under pressure
  • Strong Excel skills are beneficial (pivot tables, formulas and formatting) but training will be provided
  • Confident communicator able to build relationships across teams and at all levels


In return you’ll receive everything you’d expect from working for one of the UK’s largest online retailers including great training, a clear development path and a competitive salary and benefits package. As well as some things you might not expect, such as the opportunity to buy additional holidays, paid volunteering days and discounts across a number of Manchester’s best bars and restaurants.


The closing date for this job has now passed.