Social Media Community Manager (Bilingual in French or German)

New York, NY
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Cassie Hunter

Job Description:

AQUENT is supporting a global professional hair styling brand in their search for a Social Media Community Manager! This is a long-term FT Freelance "Permalance" opportunity with subsidized health benefits in NYC.

We are looking for a BILINGUAL (in French or German) creative and smart community manager to drive conversation across social channels, with a strong focus on Instagram content strategy and editorial planning. The purpose of the Instagram is to increase our following and drive engagement among our D2C audience. A day-to-day is very content driven (sourcing content and helping shoot content), doing draft copy for posts as well, providing insights, and some community management as well.

• Find user generated content and combine with brand assets to curate a social media content library 
• Select and plan all content for Instagram and Instagram Stories using an editorial calendar 
• Write copy to support planned content 
• Collaborate with Content Director for approvals of the editorial calendar 
• Engage with the Redken audience, asking for permissions and tips from the stylists for the images when appropriate 
• Partner with the US team to keep calendars up to date, prioritizing market needs and making sure all requirements are met on global channels 
• Collaborate with community managers from other countries to make sure launches, events and partnerships are supported on Redken's global channels and priorities are aligned. 
• Analyze data on content performance to create insights and help inform future content strategy 

• Respond to questions and comments across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube in order to foster a positive community and add value to the user’s experience 
• Monitor comments and complaints in a quick and timely manner with the ability to spot warning signs / potential crises 
• Proactive outreach to new users to grow our audience 
• Schedule and post content across social channels 
• Engage in social listening to identify trends and potential influencer partnerships 
• Identify and manage sub-communities (brand advocates) within our follower base and foster relationships between sub-community members and the brand 
• Help to organize offline engagement with sub-communities and influencers as needed

• Bilingual fluency in French or German
• Proficiency in social media channels, specifically Instagram 
• A creative eye to curate a cohesive and engaging social platform 
• 1-2 years of experience managing social communities or related experience 
• Solid understanding of social media analytics or related analytical experience 
• Proficiency in social media tools 
• An analytical eye to extract trends from large data sets and translate trends into insights 
• Enthusiastic attitude and flexibility to adapt to a rapidly changing marketplace

Client Description:

Working with AQUENT gives you access to some pretty cool things:

    1.    You're paid weekly with the option for direct deposit Subsidized Health/Vision/Dental (including term life and LTD) benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk). Learn more about our awesome benefits here: https://aquent.com/our-dna/healthcare

    2.    Access to Fidelity 401(k) 

    3.    Access to the Flexible Spending Account Program (pre-tax payment toward commuter passes, etc.) 

    4.    Talent Rewards Program (we pay cash for referrals!) 

    5.    Free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ 

    6.    Free online courses via Lynda.com 

    7.    Aquent Support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations. We're also there to help you find new opportunities when you're finishing up your current role.

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.