Freelance Digital Media Strategist | Digital | Manchester

Job Title: Freelance Digital Media Strategist | Digital | Manchester
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: January 207
Reference: 4848
Contact Name: Clare Bumford
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 09, 2016 12:22

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Freelance Digital Media Strategist to join with a digital agency (that is a part of a bigger organisation nationwide) on a three month booking beginning January 2017 in Manchester.

This role is a key one within the client planning team and the candidate will be responsible for the creative and digital landscape for this agencies' burgeoning list of clients. More than anything, this role is about setting and scheduling a digital vision for each client by planning, pinpointing and delivering a clear route that helps maximise each digital opportunity.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

- Work closely with the client planning team to develop and execute each digital media brief and oversee the quality of digital output

- Define appropriate digital channels for each client encompassing everything from scaled digital and mobile projects, to content strategy, paid search and UX portfolios

- Develop influential relationships with senior clients and stakeholders as well as creative agencies and media owners

- Develop a holistic understanding of each clients' digital offering and vision and through doing so use this information to drive digital development forward

- Manage incomes and budgets associated with spend and make sure the agency delivers on targets for clients

This is a senior level role, thus a high level of experience and specific digital media knowledge is required in order to meet the demands of the role. We therefore are looking for a senior digital specialist with a thorough understanding of digital media landscape which include: - display, video, paid search, affiliate marketing and content.

A savvy thinker with a commercial and strategic approach is most definitely needed as this agency are looking for a leader who can inspire the team and build confidence with their clients. Strong project management, relationship building and presentation and influencing experience is also required.

If you are interested in this fantastic three-month opportunity at a forward-thinking and intuitive digital agency, please get in touch today.