Assistant Account Manager

The Role

We are looking for a passionate, hard-working and capable person to join us as an Assistant Account Manager working predominately in our North American sports division.

This role will be wide ranging and the candidate will need to react to the needs of the business and its clients – it may include tasks from researching social media accounts to presenting research reports to content planning or briefing digital content production as well working directly with our clients in the UK and US. It is possible that this person may be embedded with a client on behalf of Seven League as part of the role.

The right individual for this role will have a broad range of skills and will be looking for a varied role in which they will be challenged and grow rapidly by rising to those challenges. This individual will be a motivated self-starter with a high work-rate and a thirst for knowledge.

Job Description

  • Briefing and managing social media community managers in multiple countries

  • Managing content production including working with graphic designers and video editors

  • Social media content planning and evaluation including KPI tracking

  • Resource planning, project management and milestone tracking

  • Audience, market and content research

  • Online and offline digital marketing (including basic SEO of content)

  • Data analysis and website analytics reporting

  • General administration

  • The creation of marketing campaigns including running paid media advertising (Facebook, Twitter and Google)

  • Writing reports

  • Understanding the latest digital trends, and reporting this back to the wider team

  • Assisting in business development processes, including research, analysis, funnel management and pitching



  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to deal effectively with people at all levels and, when necessary, present

  • Highly numerate with good experience of using spreadsheets to understand and manipulate data

  • Experience of social media and a perspective on the social and media impacts of all leading western platforms

  • Good editorial judgment, in terms of knowing what digital content is good and why

  • Organised and an ability to meet fixed deadlines

  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills

  • University educated


  • A passion for North American sports

  • Experience of content creation and management

  • A passion for digital culture and sport

  • Experience using analytics platforms (Google, Facebook, Twitter)

  • Experience of running social media channels or websites

  • Understanding of social media and its uses, with an appreciation of marketing, audience segmentation, profiling and content targeting


  • Hard working, flexible and adaptable

  • Strong initiative with a 'can do' attitude

  • Customer-focused approach

  • Ability to learn new skills and share knowledge

  • A commitment to continual professional development

  • An interest in all forms of digital media

  • Enjoy watching or playing sport


Sports clients, who range across some of the biggest leagues, clubs, federations and platforms in the world. Centrally within our North American sports division.


The Package

  • Salary:  Commensurate with experience (please indicate desired salary on your application)

  • Holiday:  20 days (not including bank holidays and public holidays, increasing by one day per year of service, to maximum 25 days)


  • Half mobile phone-bill and full home broadband paid

  • Tax-free cycle scheme

  • Performance and salary review once a year

  • Being in a challenging and high profile company with a great and growing reputation

  • Working with leading global sports brands including the NHL, NBA, NFL and other clients (FIFA, UEFA, Premier League football clubs and more)

How to Apply

Please send: 

1. A covering letter 

2. Your resume