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Head Of Digital

Zen are looking for an experienced head of digital to join the team!

The Zen Agency requires a head of digital to build and head up our digital online and social media operations.

Zen provides creative communications solutions for some brilliant clients, working with many household brands and names  – in many different sectors. The new Head of Digital will work with the team and clients to build services, win business and promote the agency. 

Our Head of Digital will also play a key role in shaping Zen’s own digital offering, working across our talented team to support our portfolio of UK and international clients.

You’ll be as comfortable coming up with creative, stand-out ideas as you are implementing innovative digital communication strategies. 

You will be a key member to drive the business forward and make a measurable difference across our diverse and fascinating portfolio of clients and projects.


Core responsibilities

Generating new business and supporting current business strategy within the agency.

Lead our digital communications strategy and processes.

Identify business opportunities, implement good working practice and provide proposals to win business. 

Provide communications and PR support to clients. 

Implement internal strategy. 

Writing marketing insights, social comments 

Support and drive business development activity.

Monitor and report on the impact and efficiency of campaigns.

Continually develop company strategy to evolve into a market leader.

Design and implement new products or services.

Brief and manage the Zen Team e.g. designers, web developers online marketeers.

Create, source or commission visual content such as videos, graphics, photography and images that Zen’s requirements. 

Represent Zen at events and facilitate workshops.

Raise the Zen Brand and generate business at these speaker events 

The person you are:


An experienced communications professional well versed in how to create and deliver effective communication and marketing campaigns across all leading digital platforms.

Knowledge of content management and digital solutions

Have a proven track record working in-house, managing a digital agency.

Be part of a hands-on, highly creative, professional and motivated team – a team that is working with organisations that are making a real impact in the UK  and globally.

Have a passion for digital and be willing to share this across the team bringing ideas to briefs and proposals. 

Be able to pitch proposals and win potential new clients 

Bring a deep understanding of the digital landscape and enjoy creating authentic, engaging content and supporting our clients’ teams to maximise the impact of their digital PR and communications


Skills, experience & personal attributes


First class communicator, excellent writer and effective listener.

Solid understanding of web development to maximise existing / guide new website builds.

Expert understanding of digital platforms for businesses and brands including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Pinterest.

Confident using scheduling platforms.


Excellent project management

Track record of delivering projects on time and to budget.

Experience of managing, scoping and deployment of digital campaigns - web projects and digital solutions. 

Be able to turn opportunities into business.

Be driven to meet targets 

Personal attributes

Self-starter with a motivated and agile approach.

Creativity and problem solving.

Attention to detail.

Enjoy working as part of a highly experienced, ambitious, and hard-working team.

Friendly, energetic and enthusiastic.

Can-do attitude and commitment to learning new skills and researching trends.

Resilient when faced with a heavy and diverse workload.


Work experience at a management level in a marketing or digital agency

Experience managing campaigns. 

Experience in the full pitch process

Experience writing tenders and proposals.

A driven person who can get results 

For information about who we are currently working with www.thezenagency.com/clients


Whats in for you 


Days & hours: 37.5 hours per week

Annual leave: 30 days, inclusive of public holidays

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: competitive 



Company pension

Flexible schedule

Work from home

Schedule: 9-5 mon-fri


Monday to Friday

Work remotely: Temporarily due to COVID-19

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