Social Media Manager

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Social Media Manager


At Merkle CX, the Customer Experience service line of Merkle, we are doing things differently. We don’t think in boxes and don’t operate straightjacketed. We have an eye for business, talent and personal development. With the focus on the future we want to stay innovative and therefore are always on the lookout for new ways to organize that fit our employees and results even better. With us everyone gets the chance to strategically think along about subjects that determine the future course of the company. For this service line we are looking for a Social Media Manager that will work on the most beautiful (inter)national brands! Someone with a creative eye and a passion for social. 

You are

...a real team player. Together with our clients and colleagues we work on challenging projects and cool campaigns.

You have to love to share and to consult to get better results. Your motivation to help others when necessary is intrinsic. That’s why at Merkle we say ‘we’re in this together’. We assume you have a high level of responsibility. Of course we facilitate you to be your best possible self and to get the results you want. The employee is our focus and you will have plenty of space to further develop. But you’re your own coach in this process! You are a winner, you aim for the best result and you do not settle for less. You want to be up-to-date with the latest trends and developments to be able to make a difference for your clients. Every single day.

Your job

In this position you are responsible for coming up with the coolest social media strategies for social campaigns. You are in charge for the entire execution and optimization of these campaigns. Also, you analyze the results with the Insights Manager and use the learnings for improvements. You help develop and execute the growth plan of our clients. You are the go-to-person for all substantive questions and advice clients in all their social media related questions. Next to a source of inspiration you are a great sparring partner for the client. You have the capacity to win their trust and start a long term relation.

Your expertise

We are looking for someone who fits our culture. Someone who works pragmatically and is convincing in the communication towards clients and colleagues. Furthermore you are ambitious, dedicated, analytical, proactive and a positive thinker. 

Some specifics we require

  • a BA/MA work and think level;
  • at least 3 years of relevant work experience with social advertising & social campaigns; 
  • experience at a (digital) agency is a strong plus; 
  • a big sense of responsibility; 
  • excellent presentation skills;
  • the qualities to lead the troops and to own leadership;
  • passion and experience with all facets of the job;
  • excellent communicative skills in both Dutch and English.

What we offer

What we offer? Quite a lot, here are some highlights:

  • space and time to develop yourself and grow in this role;
  • flexibility and freedom. Working from home one day or flexible working hours? No problem!;
  • talking about freedom… We offer 25 holidays;
  • a good salary with ditto fringe benefits; 
  • enough time for other fun things at work;
  • table football, (thematic) get togethers, parties, camping with all colleagues and a lot more;
  • an international work environment;
  • brain picking colleagues from over the globe!

About Merkle CX

Merkle CX is derived from Your Social (Breda) and aFrogleap (Amsterdam). At Your Social we do everything to make sure social media delivers an important contribution for the targets of our clients. At aFrogleap we are continuously working on innovation (think mobile & web experiences) and contribute to the digital transformation of organizations. Both agencies are highly ranked in the Emerce Top 100. At Merkle we merge these two expertise’s into the best customer experience for our clients. Do you want a preview? Watch this video: Watch this video:

About Merkle

Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specialises in the delivery of unique, personalised customer experiences across platforms and devices. The agency’s heritage in data, technology, analytics and creativity forms the foundation for its unmatched skills in understanding consumer insights that drive people-based marketing strategies. Its combined strengths in performance media, customer experience, customer relationship management, loyalty and enterprise marketing technology drive improved marketing results and competitive advantage. As from 2019 the Merkle agencies in the Netherlands - Oxyma, aFrogleap, Oogst, Your Social and OFS - will be working together more and more closely presenting themselves as being part of Merkle. Globally, Merkle has more than 60 offices and more than 6500 employees. Merkle is part of Dentsu Aegis Network.

Let's change the game together, apply now!

Do you have questions about the job or Merkle CX? Contact Wendy Maat via or Whatsapp: +31 610 500 827. We look forward hearing from you!

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