Social Media Strategist

Location Weehawken, NJ (Fully remote)
Starts July
Duration 6 months, possible extension
Status Remote ( local to NYC / NJ ), Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well-known home decor company, is looking for a strong Social Media Strategist to join their marketing team for a 6 month freelance contract position with possible extension. This role is 40hr per week remote with occasional onsite work.

Reporting to the Marketing Brand Manager, the Social Media Strategist will accelerate organic social strategy and voice by maintaining and growing the social media channels and communities. The ideal candidate would have the ability to stay abreast of new trends, dive and interpret data and analytics to recommend strong Organic Social Strategy opportunities.

Define, manage and execute social media vision to drive brand discovery and customer engagement
Develop content and implement social media strategies via still visuals and video for social channels, with a priority on video for TikTok, Reels, YouTube, etc.
Help edit content for social channels, with a clear understanding of how users engage with social creative across formats and platforms
Collaborate as part of an agile team to produce original video content for social and digital platforms from script to shoot to edit and delivery
Collaborate with brand marketing, Influencer and PR to optimize key brand message and perception drivers through social media
Maintain deep understanding of social media metrics and data analysis and ownership of data touchpoints
Develop and own multiple team KPIs for social media strategy
Develop and maintain deep relationships with channel partners Facebook/Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube/Google, TikTok, etc. to ensure channel best practices and first-to-market opportunities
Engage & respond to questions, comments, and requests as community moderator

Bachelors degree or higher
3-4 years of relevant work experience in marketing/social media/content marketing
Experience working with multiple Social Media tools
Experience managing large scale marketing programs and writing customer-facing content
Experience of using the latest social media monitoring/analysis tools and platforms
Fast, effective editing skills, with ability to bring a strong POV to edits

*This is a 6 month contact/ freelance position, possible extension
*This role can be remote but preferably local to the Weehawken or Union, NJ area for onsite collaborations if needed.

This is a fantastic opportunity with a very well known company!

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