Social Media Manager
- 10 S Riverside Plaza, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
KemperLesnik, a recurring winner of Chicago’s Best Places to Work award, is looking for Social Media Manager to join its multi-functional team of comms and brand activation pros.
The Social Media Manager will be responsible for leading and implementing B2B social media programs for large, highly-regulated, multinational organizations.
Working closely with the agency’s PR teams, the Social Media Manager will be responsible for overall social media engagement – from strategy to execution. This person will also be responsible for ensuring that social media program objectives are met on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. This includes steady monitoring, analyzing and reporting of conversations, activities, issues and insights.
The Social Media Manager will have a deep understanding of digital platforms. He/she will also be a strong writer, not only in writing for social media but also in journalistic fashion adhering to the AP Style Guide.
Candidates must be smart, diligent and organized – capable of making complex topics comprehensible for multiple audiences and diving deep into various industries to deliver Powerful Results®. Candidates must also be self-starters – there is no bureaucracy keeping talent in a box here at KL.
KemperLesnik’s core values are to Do Breakthrough Work, Have Fun, Give Back and Grow. The agency lives these values every day: Winning awards for great work, operating major sporting events, volunteering regularly as a team and building/keeping new client relationships. From regular TMZ-style all-agency meetings, to pro-bono support for My Block My Hood, My City, KL’s culture is collaborative, respectful and resilient. Plus, great benefits.
Essential Skills and Experience:
- Social media engagement and marketing
- Strong writing skills
- Business minded
- Curious, news junky
- Digitally savvy
- Positive attitude
- Strong work ethic
- Content marketing
- Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, journalism or other
- 2-5 years of experience
- Demonstrable knowledge of digital and traditional media
- Exceptional communications skills, both written and verbal
KemperLesnik Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer