Account Executive

Company Overview

We’re an independent marketing technology agency based in London and New York, on a mission to combine technology and creativity to solve brands’ problems. We are one of the UK’s top 25 fastest growing start-ups, and we were the 33rd fastest growing company on the Financial Time’s 2019 top 1000 list. We bring together data, technology, content, and paid-media to drive revenue for brands. Our clients include Spotify, Nike, Waze, Just Eat, ASOS, Pret A Manger and adidas. Since being founded in 2014, Byte has grown to more than 140 brilliant people.

 

Our core services are:

  • Creative ideas development
  • Digital content production
  • Design and build chatbots
  • Voice bots 
  • Messaging experiences 
  • AR effects / lenses
  • Biddable digital media planning and buying
  • Data analytics and insight
  • Digital strategy
  • Marketing technology consultancy
  • Digital channel optimisation
  • Automation of internal and paid-media processes 
  • Dynamic creative

 

For more information, chat to our chatbot at www.bytelondon.com. 

Job Purpose

We don’t believe in siloed teams – content, technology, media and data overlap in all roles at Byte. We need Grad Execs to work primarily across account planning and biddable media planning/buying, working collaboratively with all elements, including data, technology and content. You will assist in the delivery of day to day work for our clients in these areas, but you will be encouraged to stretch your mind by involving yourself in all areas of the business to develop your knowledge while mastering this key executional role. We need Grad Execs who excel at everything they try, from organising a production schedule to getting a campaign live. And you only ever need make a cup of coffee or tea for someone else if you’re making yourself one!

Key Responsibilities

The role of Account Executive is exciting, varied and constantly evolving. In this role, you will:

  • Work collaboratively with Account Planners, Media Planners, Content Planners and Analysts
  • Contribute insights and strategic thinking to all areas of the business
  • Contribute to our creative process by sharing your ideas and experience
  • Take and respond to briefs, both internal and external
  • Research customer behaviour and trends
  • Plan and execute digital/social campaigns
  • Optimise live campaigns
  • Report on campaign performance
  • Ensure delivery of work is to the highest possible standard
  • Ensure constant innovation across all deliverables
  • Present work internally and externally
  • Complete work to deadline and often under pressure

Previous Experience

Our offering is advanced for the industry, and we rely on great people.

To be considered for this role, you will need the skills or experience outlined below.

Essential:

  • Some work experience at a digital/creative agency or in a relevant role
  • A good understanding of digital and social media marketing with some grasp of its potential and limitations
  • A creative mind
  • Demonstrable interest in digital marketing
  • Above average written and verbal English communication skills
  • Internet research and problem solving skills
  • Organisational skills and high attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to react quickly within a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team
  • A love for learning new things

Nice to have:

  • Experience working in a start-up environment

Company Overview

To complement the team dynamic:

 

  • Sense of humour
  • Self-starting
  • Easily bored
  • No ego
  • Extremely motivated
  • Adaptable and thrives with variety and change
  • Reliable and dependable
  • Inquisitive mindset
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Learns quickly
  • Persistent and hard-working
  • Open to criticism and ideas
  • Clear communicator

 

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