Social Media Marketing Manager

Confidential Company  •  IL

Less than 5 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/23/17
Confidential Company
Less than 5 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/23/17

This is a great opportunity for someone to come in, work incredibly hard and be rewarded with rich learnings about digital marketing practice from a best-in-class team. You’ll have to hustle, but you’ll be fully-immersed in digital marketing in an entrepreneurial, fun team environment which rewards hard-work and results above all else.


  • Find and test new platforms to grow our digital footprint
  • Manage day-to-day campaign metrics and optimizations across a variety of platforms and publishers
  • Understand and implement tracking through URL parameters
  • Analyze data for the full-funnel using our proprietary analytics platform and come up with new test hypotheses
  • Stay organized and keep everyone in the loop. You’ll work closely across teams and will need to be an excellent communicator and project manager.
  • Dive into data to segment and de-average. Find trends and patterns in large datasets and theorize ways to exploit those trends. Create new headlines and landing page concepts to increase high-quality volume for the Native Channel. Understand our campaigns and what works. Theorize and test why something is working, then find ways to iterate, scale and optimize.
  • Collaborate with other marketing teams to find ideas and winners from otherchannels
  • Expand and nurture our partnerships through account management and placement optimization to maximize revenue while ensuring that the partnerships are generating high-quality and high-intent leads. You’ll be measured against aggressive revenue goals and need to find creative ways to hit your numbers.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years in paid digital marketing channels
  • Experience with programmatic advertising
  • Proven success buying ads on an auction-style platform (Adwords, Bing, Yahoo, Taboola, Outbrain, Facebook, etc).
  • Experience with Excel, ideally advanced formulas and vlookups
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment while handling multiple projects and priorities simultaneously. Flexible and able to pivot quickly when priorities change.
  • Can funnel constructive criticism into new ideas
  • Curious and always trying to learn
  • A passion for digital marketing and the desire to become an expert
  • Consistent execution and strong attention to detail
  • A visible pattern of impact and success in whatever you’ve chosen to do in the past
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. Strong communication skills, written and oral.
  • Stellar project management skills.


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