Back to All Events

Social Media - Account Manager


We’re looking for a Social Account Manager for a Social Media job in London.

  • Fast growing social consultancy

  • Big brand clients including Airbnb, Mazda and Sainsbury’s 

  • Strategy & insight led campaigns, innovative data led solutions to social media campaigns

Latte

Firstly, we completely understand the frustrations of not knowing which agency this role is for (nor the clients and brands you’d be working on). But please give us a quick call and we can reveal this to you with more insight.

First calls are always casual and commitment free. It’s just about giving you a clear understanding of the opportunity and for us to assess whether you’re the right fit for the role. We’ll provide you with upfront and honest detail to guide you in your next move.

About the agency 

If you’ve been looking to work for an innovator, an agency that is at the cutting edge of what they do, then this agency should be on your list. 

They’ve grown to a team of 16 in a short three years, are looking to hire another four people and are on track to be a team of 30 by the start of next year. 

Clients are coming in by the bucket loads – both major brands and challengers alike. It’s their unmatchable data and insight capabilities that are drawing them in. They spent considerable time gaining insight into social media behaviour, create data profiles and look test what social strategies actually work. 

They are so good that major brands who are retained with other social media & digital agencies still come to them to provide the strategy. Their creative credentials are on the up too. Some campaign highlights include:

  • Driving the social strategy & creative for an FMCG brand. Their work made them one of the UK’s fastest growing grocery brands. 

  • Used data models and in-depth insight coupled with superb creative to help a consumer tech brand achieve a ROI of 15:1 in sales. 

Culture
Data scientists, strategists, account handlers, Oxford graduates and people without degrees. This place is a mash up of career backgrounds and personalities. 

One thing they have in common is that they all want to be challenged, never settle with status quo and have a love of insights. Even the account handlers love what the data shows. It informs decisions, creates more effective relationships with the brands they work for and most importantly allows them to be a cut above the rest. 

Friday team lunches are provided, beer is on tap from 4pm every day, you have access to meditation and games rooms, monthly socials and two team days away each year. 

Training & Career Development
As they continue to expand rapidly, they want people who are hungry to progress. Promotion is based on merit and if you’re good enough could happen twice within a year. Take ownership of your work, show that you can think strategically and you’ll do well. 

If you’re good you could even be promoted twice within a year. That’s the beauty of this agency being independent. There’s no direction from a holding company telling them if they can or cannot promote

About the job

  • You’ll help to manage 3-4 key client relationships. This includes weekly / monthly calls, client meetings and WIP reports.

  • A big part of your role is really understanding the clients objectives / social media challenges and then working with your Account Director and teams of data scientists, researches etc to find trends to develop a compelling strategy

  • You’ll contribute to the creative process to come up with ideas that engage consumers, based on the insight found. 

  • You’ll help manage budgets and ensure work is completed with minimal over servicing

About You

  • We are looking for an experience Social Media Account Manager that has a love for insight. The more insight a data analyst can provide you, excites you as it means you’ll be able to create campaigns that have commercial impact. 

  • You’ll be someone that can show strategic thinking (the how, why and why) and be up for learning. 

  • You’ll also be able to demonstrate superb client relationship building skills

  • You’ll ideally becoming from an agency where you have been working on social media campaigns for consumer brands

 
Benefits

  • Flexi Hours (work 10am – 4pm and flex either side)

  • £20 towards your mobile phone bill 

  • Team lunch every Friday

  • Free bike up to the value of £300

  • Free lunch (with the team) every Friday 

  • Two company off site days each year

  • Free beer from 4pm everyday 

  • Free eye tests

  • Enhanced pension – company will match up to 8% of your salary

Salary on offer is £30,000 - £37,000 dependingon experience. 

About the recruitment process with Latte

  • Send us your CV.

  • We’ll have a causal phone chat to discuss opportunity – you & Latte decide if it’s right.

  • Over coffee we’ll offer career advice and tips for securing the job (& discuss salary).

  • Your CV will be sent to client and we’ll organise first interview.

  • There’ll be a bit of back and forth to make sure everyone is on the same page.

  • Leave the rest with us and we’ll guide client and candidate to happy job offer.

Apply by sending your CV to dean@wearelatte.com (referencing code 357) or call Dean for a casual & confidential chat on 07544 431 759.