Senior Associate, Paid Social

Blackbird Garage Chicago, IL

We’re looking for a high potential individual with some paid social experience to join our fast growing digital ad agency.

The Senior Associate Paid Social helps create, evaluate, and optimize the performance of Paid Social campaigns on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Pinterest.  This includes reporting and managing multiple accounts.  

You should have a knack for optimizing ad performance and delivering killer results.

What we do, and how we do it:

Blackbird Garage is a digital growth agency that specializes in direct response customer acquisition.  We’re experts at ecommerce strategy and paid social advertising.  Think Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest ads.  We plan and optimize paid social campaigns.  We’ve helped numerous brands scale rapidly and profitably.  

Who we’re looking for:

  • 1-2 years of experience in a related field

  • Solid understanding of how advertising, landing pages and conversion rate optimization work together

  • Basic understanding of paid social media platforms

  • Obsessed with maximizing ROI

  • Can communicate effectively and concisely both in conversation and email

  • Adept ability to balance analytics with human behavioral insights to make sound business decisions

  • Ability to learn new and emerging ad platforms as they become available

  • Able to self-manage time and prioritize work

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Relentless in staying ahead of the curve on new strategies, advertising channels and conversion rate optimization techniques

  • Bachelor’s degree in Advertising, Marketing, Communications highly desirable

  • High levels of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation

What you would do:

Do the day-to-day work of helping create, manage, and optimize Paid Social ad campaigns. This will include, but not necessarily limited to:

  • Building ads

  • Optimizing ad campaigns to meet client goals

  • Helping build strong client relationships by delivering accurate and timely performance communication

  • Reviewing and managing client data to ensure optimal performance on all campaigns

  • Collaborating with other marketing channels

  • Developing strong relationships with the Account Management team


  • Strong medical, dental and vision insurance coverage

  • Free breakfasts, lunches, snacks and coffee

  • Opportunity to grow your career faster by developing highly in demand skills

  • Company sponsored learning and development opportunities

  • Fast moving, tight-knit team

  • Apple computer and the tools you need to be successful


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