Paid Social Media Director

Paid Social Media Director at The Richards Group

$ Confidential

Are you always searching for the next big thing on social media? Do you believe there is a better way for brands to communicate with audiences on social platforms? Do you live at the intersection of creativity and data? Do you lead with integrity, positivity, empathy, and humility? If this describes you, this might be the unique opportunity you’ve been looking for. The Richards Group is seeking a paid social media director to join our agency team. We’re on a journey to build a fearless culture fueled by an inclusive workforce helping our clients grow their brands. The person in this boundary-pushing thought-leadership position will report to the head of media.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead the paid social media practice for the agency, establishing best practices and overall processes for the team
  • Provide thought leadership on the social media landscape, platform trends, and privacy updates
  • Manage a smart and dedicated team of paid social strategists
  • Coach and mentor the paid social team through training, goal development, and career pathing
  • Oversee the practice’s financials and P&L, including technology and resources investments to ensure that the practice stays best-in-class
  • Own client relationships and lead client business from the highest level of strategic planning to executing and implementation
  • Develop scope(s) of work for paid social campaigns for new and existing clients
  • Oversee the creation and implementation of performance-driven media strategy across all paid social channels on time and within budget, including the presentation of strategy to clients through written and oral execution
  • Lead inclusive, collaborative, and positive team dynamic by sharing credit and responsibilities and fostering strong relationships with internal teams and clients
  • Collaborate and integrate with other media and agency disciplines
  • Maintain and manage billing process through collaboration with media billing team to ensure accurate invoicing to our clients and prompt payments to our paid social partners

What You Are Good At

  • The details. Organizational prowess. An ability to multitask and work well under pressure while ensuring that the work is fun for you and your team
  • Handling multiple assignments with effective resolution of conflicting priorities
  • Upholding accountability for your team and your work while maintaining high standards for accuracy, productivity, and quality across the team
  • Gleaning insights from data to develop creative media solutions
  • Distilling complex ideas into approachable and understandable action items that grow client business
  • Delegating to maximize organizational strengths with clear roles and expectations; you excel at empowering team members with responsibility and authority
  • Conveying ideas through strong oral and written communication
  • Forward-thinking, and actively seek out and pursue untapped possibilities
  • A caring leadership approach that is supportive, respectful, inclusive, and kindhearted

What You Have in Your Background

  • A bachelor’s degree or a wide range of education and life experiences; the ideal candidate combines an understanding of people and culture
  • Ten or more years of media planning strategy and/or paid social-related experience
  • Experience across social media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Snapchat, TikTok, and Reddit, among others
  • Exceptional analytic skills, including the ability to analyze data to generate innovative ideas and solutions





Published 2021-09-24

The Richards Group looks for a Paid Social Media Director in Dallas, TX 75204 location.

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Paid Social Media Director responsibilities at The Richards Group

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