Social Media Strategist
Drive Social Media strategy and planning for the brand Own the conversation calendar, tapping into key stakeholders for content updates; using the content to write posts that highlight relevant brand messaging, programs, etc. as well as curate content on topics that are relevant to the brands consumersStay current with pop culture and trending topics relevant to consumers in traditional and social media to recommend opportunities Stay up-to-date on new social media best practices and how other organizations and brands are using them Identify and engage brand advocates within the social sphereResearch, vet, identify, enroll and supervise outside editors who help curate content relevant to their expertise Lead content ideation for channels like Facebook, twitter, YouTube and FlickrAttend planned media and consumer eventsWork closely with the account team to be fully up-to-speed on products, initiatives, consumer research, key messages, overall marketing plans, media outreach, etc.Lead all digital media relations, digital partnerships, digital/social media events, etc.Measure the campaign effectiveness, sentiment and reach, reporting monthlySkills/Characteristics needed: 4+ in social media marketing/strategy and PRDeep understanding of and passion for social media strategy, functionality, trends, dynamics, etc. Experience contributing to and executing a robust and dynamic social media strategy on behalf of a consumer product brand (including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr, Pinterest, FourSquare, etc.) Experience or working knowledge of growing social media fan bases Preferably has their own social media fan base and is active on their channels well-respected in the space Very strong creative writing & editorial skills, and ability to mimic brand voice in social media posts (i.e. FB walls, Twitter)Creative, enthusiastic, passionate about digital and social mediaOrganized, detail-orientated and able to lead internal and external partners Consumer/beauty brand experienceCover letter optional.