We're Hiring:
Junior Account Manager - Paid Social

Reporting into the Paid Media Manager, this role is responsible for auditing, planning, optimising, and executing our clients Paid Social activity.

Salary: Up to £35k+  (DOE)
Job Type: Full-time
Reports to:
Paid Media Manager
Hertfordshire, with hybrid working

We're Hiring! Sales & Business Development Executive

More about the Role

Honchō are looking for a Paid Social Junior Account Manager to join our social team.

Based in our idyllic countryside HQ in Hertfordshire you’ll get the chance to work alongside our team of Paid Media experts and exciting brands in tech, retail and automotive.

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of paid social experience, in working with ecommerce or automotive brands, in an agency or inhouse capacity.

As Paid Social Account Manager you will have responsibility for auditing, planning, optimising, and executing our clients Paid Social activity in line with the client channel strategy to meet agreed KPI’s and targets. Ensuring best practice is implemented across all accounts.

  • Ensure work is completed to a high standard and within deadlines.

  • Always adhere to a professional level of conduct.

  • Work with clients to improve both the Paid Social service itself and its alignment with client’s core business.

  • Assisting in new business opportunities and pitching.

  • Lead both internal and client paid social meetings when required.

  • Assist in both weekly, monthly reporting and competitor analysis.

  • Be able to immerse themselves in clients’ accounts and identify, trends, opportunities or issues in order to raise them with the wider team.

  • Be responsible for time keeping and ensuring all work is recorded on our project management system.

  • Produce paid media and content plans to brief.

  • Help build paid social campaigns from the ground up from media plan.

  • Perform daily optimisations to client campaigns to help drive performance and meet agreed KPIs.

Essential Skills & Requirements

  • Highly organised and motivated

  • Highly proficient in Facebook business manager & Google analytics

  • Experience implementing and troubleshooting campaign tracking

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Advanced Excel and/or Google sheet skills

  • Proficient in Keynote/PowerPoint and Data studio

  • Experience producing weekly reports and QBRs

  • Experience managing and running campaigns Facebook, Instagram TikTok, Snapchat, Pinterest, Twitter and LinkedIn

  • Platform Certifications (FB Blueprint, Twitter Flight school)

  • Experience using third-party paid social tools (e.g. Kenshoo, Hootsuite, Sprinklr)

  • Experience using google SA360/Campaign Manager for attribution

Perks & Benefits 

We are committed to providing our employees with a positive work environment and a range of benefits that support their health and wellbeing.

Be it providing annual eye tests through to critical illness cover, we believe that these perks are important for creating a positive and supportive work environment.

✔︎ 30 days holiday plus your birthday off (excluding bank holidays)

✔︎ Hybrid Working: 3 days in office, 2 at home. Plus early Friday finishes all year round!

✔︎ Regular socials, which are a great way to get to know your colleagues and build relationships

✔︎ Critical illness Cover

✔︎ Cycle to Work Scheme


✔︎ Free Therapy/Counselling Sessions: 5 free therapy sessions to support your mental health and wellbeing

✔︎ Paid Sick Pay 

✔︎ Enhanced Maternity & Paternity package

✔︎ Christmas Eve & New Years Eve off

✔︎ Bright Exchange: Access discounts and deals from other companies. This is a great way to save money on things like travel, food, and entertainment

✔︎ Free Yearly Eye Test: Ensure your eyes are healthy and that you are wearing the correct glasses or contact lenses for working with a screen

✔︎ 2 Days Paid Charity Volunteering: We offer 2 days paid charity volunteering to all employees. This is a great way to give back to your community and make a difference.

✔︎ Free Honchō Merchandise: We provide free Honchō merchandise to all employees upon joining. This includes things like t-shirts, notebooks and mugs.

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