Specialist - Social Media

HSN - Saint Petersburg, FL (30+ days ago)3.7

Business Unit Summary

Reporting to HSN’s Social Media Manager – Integration, the Social Integration Specialist is responsible for execution of social activations on HSN’s corporate properties (TV and web). Ths includes Blogs, Community, HSN Arcade, Social live streams, as well as Vendor channels.This role is critical to driving social media KPIs.

A Day in the Life

Maintains select integration calendar (blog or live stream).
Plays a role in developing integration concepts and sees them through to completion.
Responsible for execution of integration projects in partnership with other teams.
Executes testing of new integration functionality as needed.
Assists with associated tech vendor relationships (submitting tickets, scheduling meetings, etc.).
Manages all updates to HSN Arcade (billboards, banners, etc.) in partnership with Digital teams.
Creates briefs for needed creative assets.
Acts as a key liaison with Customer Service on associated moderation and troubleshooting.
Plays a role in managing, awarding, distributing and record keeping associated with prizing in the Community and Arcade.
Manages fixed programming support and integrations, including concept and execution.
Executes social toolkit creation related to Integration and live stream projects.
Contributes to weekly reporting and responsible for reporting on Integration metrics as applicable.

Keys to Success

At HSN, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!

Must Haves
3 or more years of digital marketing or social experience.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or business.
Experience working cross functionally with other teams.
Believes in relationship-building and working as part of a team to achieve goals/results.
Organized, responsible and flexible.
Strong written communication skills.
Collaborative / team player.

Candidates will be considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict interpretation of “must haves.”

Nice to Haves
Social live stream or broadcast experience.
Knowledge of basic digital languages like HTML, CSS and JS.
Experience working with bloggers.
Strong knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and other social media channels.
Working knowledge of WordPress.
Strong Microsoft Office Suite proficiency.


HSN’s unique blend of Retail, Television and eCommerce create a one-of-a-kind working environment. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefit program including health and retirement plans, merchandise discounts, volunteer days, and more. We encourage growth and development across the company. Most importantly, we have fun. Follow HSN Careers on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

To learn more, visit https://jobs.hsn.com.

About HSN, Inc.

HSN, Inc., is a leading interactive entertainment and lifestyle retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts reach approximately 90 million households (with live programming 364 days per year) and its website — HSN.com features more than 50,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. Visit corporate.hsn.com to learn more.

HSN, Inc., founded 40 years ago as the first shopping network, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop - beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores - and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com. For more information, please visit corporate.hsn.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

About Qurate Retail, Inc.

Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) is comprised of eight leading retail brands – QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”) – all dedicated to providing a ‘third way to shop,’ beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs, and in-store destinations, and is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US. Qurate Retail, Inc. also holds minority interests in ILG and FTD as well as various green energy investments.