Digital Marketing Executive

Digital Marketing Executive

Are you ready to join the region’s fastest growing and most dedicated media and advertising agency? Then get ready for a real ‘Forward And Thinking’ career.

We are a company of enthusiastic and experienced professionals with a great sense of fun and passion for what we do, and we’re currently looking for a specific new rockstar to support our rapidly growing organisation, providing digital marketing support to our team.

The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the range of online advertising platforms (and their features), and above all outstanding analytical skills!

And the benefits are great…

  • 25 Days holiday right out of the blocks!
  • Christmas closedown period
  • Fully paid pre-Christmas party!
  • Your own MacBook running your choice of OSX or Windows
  • Great scope for career progression in a fast-growing organisation
  • Continual personal growth learning opportunities
  • A real opportunity to help direct and drive the agency’s expansion
  • Optional stand up desk and a free Fitbit
  • Regular team events, and most importantly…
  • Summertime McFlurry runs!

Job Title: Digital Marketing Executive 

We are currently looking for a Digital Marketing Executive to join our growing Digital Marketing team. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced candidate to develop their skills in a fast-paced agency environment.

The successful candidate will join a small team of executives, in the planning, delivery and analysis of campaigns for clients across a broad range of industries. This role will report directly to the Digital Manager.

Every day at Forward And Thinking is completely different, however the role will require regular monitoring and optimising of campaigns and the successful candidate will have to keep up to date with industry development. The successful candidate will be required to attend client meetings, deliver training both internally and externally, troubleshoot issues and provide technical support to clients and other members of the team.

We are looking for someone with a minimum of one-year experience in a digital marketing team (ideally in an agency environment) with extensive experience in paid online advertising. The successful candidate will need to be able to learn quickly, and adapt to changes in technologies and processes within the agency and the industry as a whole.

Experience using Google AdWords and Analytics (reporting and goal set up) is a must.

Other skills we are looking for include:

Essential skills/experience

  • Twelve months minimum experience of planning, managing and optimising PPC campaigns across multiple platforms (AdWords is essential)
  • Experience with Google Analytics
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office in particular Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • A ‘Can do’ attitude – You will work across a large array of sectors, enthusiasm is a must

Desirable skills/experience

  • HTML (for dynamic remarketing)
  • Experience of managing budgets across multiple channels
  • Copy writing
  • Tag Manager

Being an innovative advertising agency, we take pride in our work and our team. We have big plans and we want everyone to be part of our exciting future. The growth potential at Forward And Thinking has no limits. Training will be given on our core ethos, high level of customer service, methodology and computer programs used. However, the core skills outlined above will be already in place for the successful applicant.

Closing Date: Monday 24th September

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

If you have the excitement and drive to take on a new challenge in your sales/media career, then get in touch by sending your CV and cover letter to careers@forwardandthinking.com