Social Media Account Executive


Are you a Social Media Account Executive who'd love to get stuck into some bigger campaigns, in a team where you'll have every opportunity for your media career to really take off? Brilliant. Let's talk.

Here at McCann Bristol, we're looking for someone to use their prowess to deliver awesome results across consumer and B2B social channels in an exciting team at the agency. You’ll share a passion for communicating across social media channels with clarity and creativity. Hey, you might even be telling us what’s the latest craze, or teaching us the emotive meaning behind a Reel! You’ll have the opportunity to work alongside some of the most creative talent in the region at the world’s most effective and creative agency, with responsibility for supporting a portfolio of well-established, national accounts.

Why would you want to work here?

McCann Bristol is part of McCann Central, the UK’s largest integrated agency. Over 500 individuals working together to help brands play a meaningful role in people’s lives.

We are also part of McCann Worldgroup, a global agency network that delivers culture-shaping work for some of the world’s biggest brands.

And to add to the (literal) wheelbarrow full of awards we’ve got including Euro Effies most effective global agency, Cannes Network of the Year, Campaign’s European Integrated Agency of the Year, not to mention McCann Central’s haul of awards in recent years at Cannes Lions, Clios, One Show, D&AD, LIAs, Golden Drum & Creative Circle Awards. So creativity really is at the forefront of everything we do.

We’re a team of passionate creatives, strategists and marketers from a wide mix of backgrounds. But there’s a lot that unites us – like caring deeply about everything we make. And though our skillsets are wide and our process knowledge is deep, we are all still learning every day.s


The role will involve creative ideation, paid social planning and delivery, campaign activation, measurement and tracking, and day-to-day account management.

The successful candidate will have some experience of managing paid social activity, running social accounts/pages, and developing content (design skills are not required – we have a large and extremely talented design team).

McCann also has an exceptionally close relationship with all the social media platforms, so you’ll have the very best training and accreditation, as well as direct access to the people at the platforms themselves.

So, if you are passionate about social, want to work for one of the most successful and progressive agencies in the industry, and have the drive to take the next step in your career, get in touch.


In addition to a competitive salary, we are committed to creating a brilliant environment for all our people. This includes benefits such as 28 days holiday, plus the opportunity to take additional fully paid leave, enhanced pension contributions, life assurance and much more.

A culture of learning and development is also central to our ethos, so you’ll have access to industry leading training and development programmes, plus you’ll get to work closely with the world’s biggest media partners to access exclusive features and products.

Most importantly, you’ll be part of a fun and collaborative team and you’ll work in an environment where you are supported and developed.

Our commitment to equal opportunities

For us, diversity is a business imperative – one that must be embedded into every aspect of how we operate in order to drive success. Simply put, we believe an encouraging and inclusive environment makes sound business sense.

As a globally integrated community that influences and shapes culture, it’s vital that the talent mix in our agencies encompasses all dimensions of diversity, and that we demand the same of the people we work with.

Conscious inclusion encompasses social, cultural and cognitive differences and cultivates an ethos of belonging, connection and shared purpose. It is the integration of this philosophy that allows us to create meaningful experiences for our employees, drive better business practices with our vendors and clients, and ultimately lead with purpose.

McCann is a disability confident committed employer and will guarantee an interview to any disabled candidate who meets the minimum criteria for this role, so please do let us know when you apply if you are eligible, along with any adjustments you may need to the recruitment process to enable you to perform at your best.

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