Social Media Specialist

Job Id: #15049
Posted: August 13, 2021

We’re Hiring! 

We are looking for a Social Media Specialist  to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for creating cross-platform content, as well as developing a strong strategic direction for our social media campaigns (organic and paid). You will act as a content leader within the organization and lend your design aesthetic to multiple projects. You’ll have an understanding of how social fits within a customer journey and have experience in using social to meet specific marketing objectives. You’ll be part of campaign and creative development from start to finish, including briefs and planning, creative review, defining KPIs and benchmarks, and measurement/wrap reports. You will work closely with a cross-functional team that combines developers, and project managers.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Develop original content, including short copy, features, social posts, newsletters, etc 

  • Dive into conducting content audits and refresh content strategies 

  • Develop strategies and processes related to social content, creative, reporting, and monitoring

  • Set and implement social media and communication campaigns to align with marketing strategies

  • Creation and maintenance of editorial/content calendars for clients

  • Community management

  • Assist in the development of community management

  • Always-on creative to ensure social media best practices are always applies

  • Stay up-to-date with social media and digital technology trends and platform updates

  • Application of best practices and new formats/capabilities to ongoing campaigns

Your Skills:

  • A minimum of 2 years experience in copywriting, and content creation

  • 2-3 years proven work experience in social media strategy and planning, including developing and executing highly creative and effective social media and editorial content, strategies, and campaigns

  • Experience following brand guidelines

  • Strong design aesthetic and hands-on experience creating graphics for social media

  • Excellent writing and editing skills, excellent content judgment, and attention to detail

  • Ability to develop, implement and maintain an efficient workflow

  • Familiarity with best practices of multi-platform content including SEO, social media, and video

  • Hands-on experience with social media management for brands

  • Highly organized with the ability to function in a fast-paced business environment

  • Demonstrated ability to create and present creative ideas and solutions to both clients and internal management

  • Knowledge of online marketing and marketing channels and interest in staying up-to-date and informed on the latest digital trends

 

What We Do:

Creative Niche is a proudly Canadian, woman-owned, and founded company. In addition to providing mentoring and career support to college and university students across Canada, we’ve donated over $2 million in time and funding to organizations battling homelessness, environmental non-profits, and creative arts education for disadvantaged youth.

Since 2002, Creative Niche has been finding, assessing, and matching professionals in the areas of digital, marketing, advertising, tech, and design. In our 19 years of business, we have been responsible for over 14,000 successful placements with more than 600 companies and have a 97% success rate.

We provide a full range of hiring solutions; from temporary and contract staffing, to permanent recruitment and executive search services and payroll. Our client sectors range from tech, retail, advertising, and banking to insurance, branding, and not-for-profit.
 

Who We Are: 

We’re a team of dedicated professionals who have trust in one another, autonomy and growth opportunities, and a culture that lives our core values. We LOVE to have FUN and invest in creating unforgettable memories. We offer generous compensation, paid time off to refuel and recharge, ongoing DEI training and learning experiences, summer hours, educational and wellness allowance (recently: mindful meditation sessions!), happy hours, retreats (think…palm trees and hot weather), and so much more!

How To Apply: 

We welcome you to apply directly via our portal. 

Creative Niche is an equal opportunity employer and provides an inclusive work environment. We welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply.