Social Media Specialist

Namaste Laboratories - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)

SUMMARY: Responsible for defining and executing specific social media strategy, which include cultivating new communities and managing online communities using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest, and other social media.


  • Oversee development of overall social media strategy and manage brand’s social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, and Snapchat
  • Write fresh, engaging content on a daily basis, getting to know the communities on each platform and being the face and voice of the brand
  • Develop, execute and measure creative social media campaigns and initiatives in conjunction with overall brand campaigns and goals
  • Develop and publish content (posts, tweets, etc.) across channels
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on engagement, impact, and performance of social media campaigns across various platforms/channels
  • Plan and develop content marketing programs and campaigns to support overall business, including maintaining the content calendar and production of content
  • Management of Social Advertising - Facebook Ads, Instagram, and Twitter
  • Help with digital content development
  • Coordinate with creative teams to produce assets required across channels
  • Research trends and the competitive landscape, share findings with larger team and generate recommendations for digital marketing
  • Assist in production of content for social channels


  • Bachelors Degree in marketing or a related field.
  • 1-2 years of relevant working experience in social media.
  • 1-2 years of working experience moderating high volumes of conversation around paid content on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest. Snapchat a plus
  • Experience with tools such as Radian 6, Exact Target, Social Studio, a plus
  • Passion for digital/social media and learning
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite - Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator +/- InDesign experience preferred
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • 1+ years of working experience creating social content including copywriting and photo/image design. Detail-oriented with time management and organization skills
  • Ability to work independently and also as a team player
  • Knowledge of SEM helpful
  • Interest in working in the beauty/hair care industry

Job Type: Full-time


  • Social Media Marketing: 2 years


  • Bachelor's