#127998

Social Media Content Specialist

Location:
Fort Worth, Texas
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
02/12/2018
posted by:
Margie Franco
Date:
01/27/2018

Job Description:

Aquent has an immediate opportunity for a Social Media Content Specialist with a top tier company in Fort Worth. This is a a very long term temporary opportunity. No relocation.

Primary Responsibilities

- Work with Web Content & Social Media Manager, Marketing Communications Director, Corporate Communications Director and internal clients to help plan and execute online communication strategy.

- Plan and create approved content for publication on social media channels and websites. This can include: writing articles or posts; taking photos or videos; creating memes; and attending events or visiting facilities to cover a story.

- Complete website content projects and updates requested by internal clients, working with Web Publishing Team.

- Administer social channels and websites, including responding to comments and private messages, updating or deleting content, etc.

- Stay apprised of social media and web trends and best practices and make recommendations to keep the company's online messaging fresh and engaging while achieving business objectives.

- Help monitor and report on online mentions and, when appropriate, help coordinate response.

- Help with statistical reporting of online content’s performance as needed.

Primary Qualifications/Requirements:

- Bachelor’s degree or greater in a related field.

- One or more years of experience planning and creating social media and website content in a corporate, governmental, large non-profit or agency environment.

- Strong knowledge of features, best practices and comparative strengths and disadvantages of major social media channels. Current knowledge of social media trends, techniques and technologies.

- Strong online content portfolio required. Demonstrated writing, editing, graphic design, photography and typography skills. Ability to write compelling copy and create engaging social media posts.

- Experience with web writing and expertise in web writing principles as opposed to print.

- Experience working diplomatically with internal clients while maintaining brand standards.

- Experience managing multiple projects on deadline and publishing to a schedule.

- Expertise in Adobe Photoshop and some experience with a range of content creation tools (examples could include Canva, WeVideo, Bitable, Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, etc.)

- Experience with at least one major social media management platform (examples could include HootSuite, Sprinklr, Social Studio etc.)

- Availability to occasionally work extended hours or on weekends (this is not common).

Additional Qualifications:

- Videography and video editing skills are a plus.

- Experience administering Wordpress and/or Drupal websites is a plus.

- Familiarity with AP Style is a plus.