Social Media Associate

Social Driver - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


At Social Driver, our mantra is simple: the future is bright, all progress is social, and drivers make history. As one of the fastest growing digital agencies in the US, we partner with legendary brands, inspirational nonprofits and industry associations to launch game-changing websites and social media campaigns to reach customers in a whole new way. We use innovative tactics to work on high impact, fast-moving projects. Our team is a cross-functional group of experienced web developers, creatives, client strategy managers and project managers.

The Associate Program is a 3-6 month paid internship that gives entry-level candidates the opportunity to discover what working at a fast growing agency is all about. You will be assigned to a project team and get real experience, attend internal and external meetings, and gain experience creating project deliverables. We want you to succeed. This is a 3-6 month position with the option to continue or apply for full-time roles that open up.

This job is based in our downtown Washington, DC office.

Social Media Associate
Do you want to grow a deep understanding of social media and help organizations grow their social presence? We are looking for a tech-savvy, motivated and creative Social Media Associate to join our team! As a Social Media Associate you will be working closely with our team of Social Media Specialists, as well as the overall Social Media team to develop and implement social media strategies, help clients meet their digital goals and collaborate with different team members to think outside the box and provide the best work we can offer.

The Social Media Associate position is great role for someone who wants to grow their knowledge around the ever-changing world of social media and help drive social media campaigns. You’ll learn how to:

Manage and oversee social media content on different platforms
Develop, implement and manage social media campaigns
Measure the success of social media campaigns through analytics and metrics reports
Stay up to date with latest social media best practices and technologies
Use social media tools such as Crimson Hexagon, Hootsuite, TweetDeck and GAIN
Grow social media communities through Find + Follow campaigns
Collaborate with copywriters and designers to ensure content is informative and appealing to online audiences
Support the implementation of social media strategies to increase web traffic, call to actions, awareness campaigns, relationship building and more
Participate in live-engagement events

Requirements:
Experience in using social media for brand awareness and growth for an organization
Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+ and other social media best practices
Have an interest in learning about the importance of social media in consumer awareness and in advocacy campaigns
Understanding of social media analytics/measurements
Are a self-starter
Excellent at multitasking
Critical thinker with problem-solving skills
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills
Experience as a Social Media Specialist, social media intern or similar digital communications role is a plus
Understanding of Google Analytics and web traffic metrics is a plus

How to Apply:
Please apply online with your resume, and a cover letter that outlines how you would be a great fit for the position