Apollo Strategic Communications, a fast-growing international communications agency with a roster of high-profile clients, is looking to expand its social media team.
Apollo is looking for a creative and energetic digital communications account manager with experience masterminding successful digital campaigns to work across our varied range of clients.
Ideally, the successful candidate will have experience working in a digital and social media communications role with a company, NGO, think-tank, or public policy body, and a strong interest in current affairs.
Reporting to Apollo’s directors, the successful candidate will be responsible for formulating digital strategies and overseeing their implementation - from Instagram, LinkedIn and Facebook to Twitter, Paid Search and beyond. They will win the confidence and respect of clients through a combination of strong ideas, knowledge of how to drive online engagement, attention to detail and responsiveness. As Digital Communications Account Manager they will put themselves into our client’s shoes and astutely predict the impact of their work on our clients’ reputations.
The successful candidate will manage relationships with clients and an internal team of digital communications executives who will be executing the strategy. They will also recruit and manage external partners, including agencies, overseeing creative teams producing content including graphics and audio-visual content. They will ensure this work comes in on time and on budget.
They will also maintain editorial calendars, propose and establish strategic partnerships where appropriate, and oversee our monitoring systems an ensure that our work is reported to clients in the most effective ways.
As well as operating through social channels, the successful candidate will review how our client’s online presence, such as their website, can be integrated into digital campaigns. The right candidate will be full of ideas and have an aptitude for telling stories through digital campaigns. The position will be home-based though the chosen candidate may be expected to attend occasional meetings in London when times return to normal.
Early applications are advised. We may appoint before the closing date