Social Media Specialist

Urge Interactive is hiring a Social Media Specialist to join our team.

Overview

In this role, you’ll execute social media campaigns that attract targeted audience segments to relevant content in profitable ways. The Social Media Specialist must have excellent communication skills (oral and written), the ability to multi-task and work efficiently in a small team environment. Candidate must be detail-oriented with the ability to map back to the big picture, organized and precise, think creatively and quickly adapt to different kinds of clients.

Responsibilities

  • Own and manage development of the social media content calendar, maintaining proactive posting schedule
  • Find and curate content from internal and external sources and share across appropriate social media channels
  • Record metrics for measurement and reporting dashboards (e.g., number of comments, shares, post-level “Likes”, “follows”, views, subscriptions, sentiment, etc.)
  • Manage conversations with followers in a consistent brand voice
  • Grow community numbers while increasing online presence, fans, and follower engagement levels on all brand and venue social media platforms
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment and flexibility to shift projects as priorities change
  • Escalation of issues, observations, opportunities, and insights through the proper chain of command

Requirements

  • Must have at least 3+ years experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Marketing or related field
  • Experience with social media monitoring and scheduling platforms
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment and flexibility to shift projects as priorities change
  • Advanced understanding of the social media universe including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, Vine, G+, Instagram, Reddit, etc., and emerging social platforms
  • Proven success when it comes to driving engagement and growing following
  • Past marketing agency experience required
  • Experience in Healthcare preferred
  • Must be local in the Los Angeles area, no remote applicants please

If you’re interested in applying, please email your resume and portfolio to careers@urgeinteractive.com.

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