Responsibilities

  • Support the day-to-day and project-based operations of the Digital & Social Media team.
  • Develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders to manage and deliver a broad range of digital projects in line with brand and marketing objectives. Includes developing briefs, resource management and identifying and deploying the correct talent.
  • Liaise with internal departments, including McLaren IT, Procurement, Finance and Partnership teams to manage day-to-day digital operations, engaging departmental colleagues when necessary.
  • Support the Partnership Development team in leveraging McLaren’s digital and social media channels and packaging digital and social media rights in line with new business opportunities.
  • Ensure that team resource is being applied and recorded in line with variable partner digital and social media rights.
  • Support the Group Digital Director in managing the digital budget, including managing the Purchase Order process and tracking and reporting of digital spend with the Finance team.
  • Manage all third-party digital and social media agencies to ensure that supplier contracts are managed and maintained.
  • Support the Digital Media & Content Manager in the day-to-day execution of digital activities, including the production and distribution of content.
  • Ensuring robust alignment to rights issues pertaining to digital content and distribution.
Requirements
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Expert knowledge of the role of digital and social media channels for a premium brand, sports rights holder or sports team.
  • Agency or client side experience in managing agency / client relationships.
  • Budget management experience.
  • Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects, ensuring that projects are on-brief, on-brand and delivering to deadlines.
  • Ability to engage a variety of stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills, confident in contributing ideas and working in a collaborative fashion.
  • Demonstrable decision making ability, knowing when to escalate issues.
  • Diplomacy skills in facilitating between creative, digital design/editing and agencies.