Social Media Executive

Job description

The Marketing Practice Overview

We firmly believe that The Marketing Practice (TMP) is the best place for B2B marketers. We are one of the fastest-growing and most-awarded B2B marketing agencies in the world, working with exciting companies like Microsoft, Salesforce, Xerox, Citrix and O2 Business on global programmes from our four international offices. Clients come to us for our expertise in account-based marketing, demand generation and channel marketing; as well as for our mindset of creating value and inspiration for our clients, all the time. We always put our clients and their results first.

There are heaps of opportunities for ambitious, committed marketers to succeed and grow at TMP – whether that means taking the next step on your career ladder, working with experts across marketing disciplines to develop new skills, or on-the-job learning with our bespoke TMP Academy training programme.

Summary of the role

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable Social Media Executive to help drive this exciting and growing part of the agency’s digital marketing proposition. You’ll support with the planning and execution of organic and paid campaigns for multiple campaigns and clients, including global brands, and be asked to research, plan and copywrite, drawing on a wide range of skills to delight our clients with social media activities that can drive audiences from awareness to conversion.

Working closely with the Social Media Manager and Senior Social Media Manager, you’ll have experience with different social media channels and how to develop and implement organic and paid social media strategies. You’ll also know how to engage with online communities and influencers, produce content in-line with communication objectives and provide clients with in-depth reports and recommendations.



As a Social Media Executive, you’ll have the following responsibilities:

  • Working with the Social Media Manager and Senior Social Media Manager on activity and content that drives successful campaign schedules and propositions for our clients aligned to their social media objectives and marketing strategy.
  • Writing of creative social media posts and ad copy that aligns to our clients’ tone of voice and to generate engagement
  • Uploading and scheduling of content on multiple social media platforms
  • Running paid social campaigns across multiple social platforms which includes planning, set up, optimisation and budget management
  • Supporting social media strategies through competitive research, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification
  • Analysing social media conversations around relevant subjects to understand influencers and provide recommendations on how to engage these influencers and the wider social media community.
  • Suggesting recommendations to improve social media strategy for optimising results and improving customer engagement
  • Capturing and analysing social media data and analytics to provide insights, best practices and relevant reports
  • Monitoring trends and innovations in social media and appropriately recommend to increase effectiveness of the channel for clients


  • A very keen interest in social media and digital marketing
  • A love of writing with excellent grammar and spelling
  • Positive and proactive approach to workloads, deadlines and client demands
  • Highly organised and able to work independently and at a fast pace
  • Accurate and with a high attention to detail
  • Warm, can-do attitude
  • Calm under pressure
  • A team player


  • At least one year of experience managing social channels and writing for social media at either an agency or in-house using LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter
  • Experience of managing media budgets for paid social campaigns
  • Active in a variety of social media activities, such as blogging and commenting, and understands social media tools, including Hootsuite, and techniques
  • Able to write social media posts and alter tone and style dependent on the audience.
  • Experience of social media measurement and performance metrics, including use of Excel

At The Marketing Practice we strive to respect the diversity of our employees and ensure that inclusion is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from all individuals are encouraged. If you have a disability or additional need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know.