Social Media Specialist

  • Category
    Marketing - Brand / Product Management
  • Job type
  • Location
    Mississauga, Ontario

Are you a Social Media pro? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you! Our client, a Canadian telecommunications company, is currently hiring for a Social Media Specialist in Mississauga, ON. This is the right opportunity for you If you strive in a fast-paced environment and enjoy collaborating with like-minded, high energy professionals. The ideal candidate must also have strong project management experience and exceptional communication and interpersonal skills. This role is a 1-year contract position with the opportunity for full-time employment in the future. The pay rate for this role is $25.00 - $26.00 per hour.

The Social Media Specialist Responsibilities Include:
- Managing our social media communities across all social platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram etc)
- Coordinating with stakeholders across organization to ensure superior quality of customer service and support is provided to our community
- Setting up and measuring the performance of paid campaigns on various social platforms (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat etc)
- Writing and creating content (tweets, Facebook posts, visuals, blog posts etc) for social media channels
- Distributing content across our social channels and administering sponsored campaigns
- Monitoring effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyzing, reviewing, and reporting on effectiveness of new initiatives
- Regularly feeding back insights gained from community monitoring into marketing, product and customer service teams to help them evolve their strategies, and vice versa
- Monitoring trends in online community tools and applications

The Social Media Specialist Qualifications Include:
- 2-4 years of experience in social media, with a proven ability to build and engage online communities
- Experience planning and executing paid social campaigns
- Graphic Design Skills (e.g. Photoshop)
- Creative, diplomatic, and cool under pressure with fantastic interpersonal skills
- University or College degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, and/or relevant job experience
- Familiar with the capabilities and limitations of various social channels and platforms i.e., LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
- Experience using social media management systems (Hootsuite, Lithium, etc)
- Strong project management and organizational skills
- Experience with Wordpress
- Graphic Design Skills (e.g. Photoshop)

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