Added 05.01.17


Our award-winning social media team is on the hunt for a talented and passionate account director to work on some of the country’s top social brands. If you live and breathe social media, understand how to deliver highly engaging content and campaigns, and know how to delight clients…this is the opportunity for you!  Apply now to be part of our creative, dynamic and dedicated social media agency team

We are looking for a passionate social account director to work in our award-winning social team.

We currently boast a portfolio of high profile social clients across a broad range of consumer and B2B clients – including international confectionary brands, luxury products, alcohol and soft drinks, automotive, interiors, retail and sports brands.

The successful candidate will get to work on high impact campaigns with significant budgets and opportunities to really own projects.

As part of an award winning full-service agency the resources, skills, experience and expertise are boundless. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and ambitious individual to flourish and grow.

We are looking for someone to manage the day-to-day delivery of fantastic content, engagement and reach across the core social channels.

Excellent organisation, planning, ideation and client handling skills are a must.

While a basic understanding of design principles would be helpful we are not looking for a designer. The successful candidate will be responsible for ideation and strategic approach but will brief our social studio to create the content.

An up-to-date understanding of social media marketing is essential, and an inquisitive approach to new developments in social media is vital.

You will be responsible for overseeing community management but the day-to-day interaction will be managed by a team of community managers.

Client servicing and great account management skills are the order of the day.

In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for financial control and budgeting for a client portfolio and will report directly into the Social Media Director.

Experience of managing day-to-day social media accounts for clients is essential.

The successful candidate will be expected to understand social media communications strategy and develop client and new business proposals on a regular basis.

An excellent understanding of social measurement and tracking will also be important.

We are looking for a team player with excellent interpersonal skills.

Both talented agency AND in-house social communicators are encouraged to apply. If you’re in-house but ready for agency-life with all the variety and buzz it brings then get applying now!

Finally, our social team is fun, vibrant, creative, dedicated and lively. If you want the opportunity to work on big social brands this is your chance to shine!

If you think this role matches your experience and ambitions, please send your CV to Due to the high number of applications we get, we can’t guarantee you’ll hear from us.

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We’re always on the look out for exciting new talent across all disciplines, so if you think you’ve got what it takes, please send your CV to

McCann Birmingham do not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not send or apply unsolicited CVs to any of our job opportunities advertised on our website or directly to any employee of McCann. McCann Birmingham will not be responsible for any fees that may relate to unsolicited CVs.



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