Located in Seattle’s historic Pioneer Square, our client's mission is to be the premier U.S. importer, distributor and developer of an international portfolio of premium quality fine wine, spirits and sake — all with an emphasis on education. This position requires an enthusiastic marketer who is passionate about using social media to drive positive change and impact to the business.
Our client is committed to bringing the best representations of products from global regions to market. As a result, their extensive portfolio of premium wines, spirits and sakes from around the world is unsurpassed in terms of quality and selection.
The Social Media Marketing Specialist is responsible for planning, production and development of our clients social media properties, with the goal fostering thriving communities of consumers and trade members around our brands, and managing the conversion of those communities into buyers and evangelists.
The right individual will be passionate and currently engaged deeply in social media, with a keen desire to learn and break new ground.
A blend of strong creative and analytical skills is a must
Must be able to work collaboratively with Brand Marketing, Creative Services and Events Planning teams.
Key Responsibilities: Strategy: Recommend a social media strategy aligned with business and marketing objectives
Content: Create and curate content to drive engagement and generate lead across social medial channels for our key brands such as KRIS, Root: 1, etc.
Maintenance: Work with webhost to maintain company-wide content management system (CMS).
Reporting: Establish, track and report relevant metrics for digital and social marketing
Innovation: Stay ahead of the curve on digital technologies and design practices
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in marketing, digital media/communications, or related field
Minimum two year’s work experience in social media with either an agency or in-house for a business
Fluency with the back-end tools to manage content (organic and paid) for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media channels
Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, or other platforms used to create basic graphic content
Professional Skills: Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent consultative and interpersonal/communication skills
Ability to work independently, set day-to-day goals and meet commitments
Proficient organizational skills, with the ability to handle multiple, overlapping, and potentially conflicting priorities
Cross-functional collaboration skills
Huge bonus if you have ever studied aboard!