Information Technology - Mississauga

Our Client in the Telco Industry is seeking a Social Media Communications Specialist (Marketing/Content Strategy),for their Mississauga office.
This role is a 1-year contract position with the opportunity for full-time employment in the future.
 
The role
The Social Media Specialist (Community Manager) will implement the Client’s Business online community strategy, managing engagement and interactivity with its audience, and fostering community spirit. This role will coordinate primarily with the multiple teams across Client’s business and mobility divisions to support their respective missions, ensuring consistency in voice and cultivating a strong community around the brand. Additionally, this role will also provide support for consumer-focused and brand initiatives on an as-needed basis. We’re looking for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and who enjoys collaborating with like-minded, high energy professionals. The ideal candidate must also have strong project management experience and exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities

• Managing our social media communities across all social platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram etc)
• Coordinating with stakeholders across the company to ensure superior quality of customer service and support is provided to our community
• Setting up and measuring the performance of paid campaigns on various social platforms (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat etc)
• Writing and creating content (tweets, Facebook posts, visuals, blog posts etc) for social media channels
• Distributing content across our social channels and administering sponsored campaigns
• Monitoring effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyzing, reviewing, and reporting on effectiveness of new initiatives
• Regularly feeding back insights gained from community monitoring into marketing, product and customer service teams to help them evolve their strategies, and vice versa
• Monitoring trends in online community tools and applications
 
Critical Qualifications/Competencies
• 2-4 years of experience in social media, with a proven ability to build and engage online communities
• Experience planning and executing paid social campaigns
• Flexible and able to comfortably operate in an ever-changing environment
• Creative, diplomatic, and cool under pressure with fantastic interpersonal skills
• University or College degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, and/or relevant job experience
• Advanced technical understanding and interest of business innovation and technology, with the ability to grasp complex concepts and articulate them in a simple and engaging way
• Familiar with the capabilities and limitations of various social channels and platforms i.e., LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
• Experience using social media management systems (Hootsuite, Lithium, etc)
• Strong project management and organizational skills
• Ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written and verbal format, and build and maintain relationships
• Team player, with the confidence to take the lead and guide other departments when necessary
 
Preferred Qualifications/Competencies
• Graphic Design Skills (e.g. Photoshop)
• Experience with WordPress
• Customer Service Experience
• Bilingual (French/English)
• Comfortable working in a virtual team environment
• Knowledge of subjects such as Cloud Computing, Unified Communications, Data Centres, and the telecommunications industry as a whole
 
 
To Apply, Please send your resume to: U.zubair@maxsys.ca

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline March 9, 2018
Experience Required 3 years
Job Duration 1 year
Education Required Bachelors