Digital Marketing Team LeadAugust MediaToronto, ON$60,000 – $75,000 a yearResponsive employer You are a true social maven with practical, hands-on experience in the realm of digital marketing and are comfortable working across social media platforms. 19 days ago·More…View all August Media jobs – Toronto jobsSalary Search: Digital Marketing Team Lead salaries in Toronto, ON


We are searching for a full time Senior Digital Team Lead who is social-obsessed and has a passion for digital marketing, creative content, and analytics. Our ideal candidate has a wide range of interests, excellent client-facing and team management skills, and proven experience in the field.

You are a true social maven with practical, hands-on experience in the realm of digital marketing and are comfortable working across social media platforms. You have a solid understanding of the current algorithms and best-practices for social media success. You have team management experience and love working collaboratively to deliver best in class results.


Act as the Team Lead for our Digital Marketing and Social Media Management department, working closely with our Director of Digital Strategy to manage our team of talented account managers.

Be client-facing and represent the department as the point person for all key interactions, presentations, and escalations. Regular phone and email correspondence, troubleshooting and in-person meetings are a part of your day-to-day routine, and a professional demeanour to represent our company is a must.

Manage 2-3 of our highest profile accounts, using creativity and innovation to implement and plan content for Instagram and Facebook that delights, inspires and converts.

Contribute to the overall digital strategy and direction of the department, working closely with our Digital Marketing Specialist, Client Relations Manager, Account Manager and executive team to refine current practices, introduce new platforms and processes, and expand our signature service offerings. This role has immediate opportunities to grow within the company and potential to lead the department.

Assistance out of studio, including working on set during photoshoots, will be a frequent requirement for this role, as we manage both content creation and social media management for our clients.


  • Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in social media management and online marketing and measurement.
  • Excellent verbal & communication skills are a must. You can lead a client presentation with ease, speaking confidently and convincingly.
  • 3-5 years experience with in-depth understanding of Facebook, Facebook Ads Manager, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn and beyond.
  • Experience using social media planning, listening & monitoring tools like Hootsuite, Later, Sprout Social, Buffer, Planoly, etc. Comfortability with social media reporting and able to recommend preferred platforms and implement new processes.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills. You have the ability to work with minimal supervision and prioritize projects accordingly
  • Work experience with WordPress, Canva and Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Photoshop and Lightroom). Must be comfortable doing minor copywriting and graphic design projects when required.
  • A team player who is comfortable toggling between various tasks and projects with ease. Our team is made up of adaptable and agile people who love to experiment and try new things, and having the ability to wear multiple hats and be flexible is key.
  • Company culture is at the heart of everything we do, so a team-focused attitude is important. This role will manage a number of account managers, and mentoring and supporting them to achieve their personal best will also be a major measure of success for this role.

We are looking for someone to start ASAP. Please contact our Creative Director, Elizabeth, with a cover letter detailing why you’d be the right fit (& expressing yourself creatively and authentically – no template cover letters, please!), as well as a copy of your CV and any relevant work experience.

Expected Start Date: 2021-09-27

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $60,000.00-$75,000.00 per year


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Toronto, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Facebook Advertising: 3 years (required)
  • Digital marketing: 3 years (required)

Work remotely:

  • No

Digital Marketing Team Lead