Communications Firm Social Media Executive (PR) Job Vacancy

Job Title: Social Media Executive – PR

Urgency: Immediate

Salary: 50K – 70K

Our client is a leading public relations and communications firm in Kenya.

They seek to hire a Social Media Executive with experience working with multiple brands in the social media marketing space.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Curate relevant content to reach the company’s ideal customers
  • Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video and written)
  • Monitor, listen and respond to users in a “Social” way while cultivating leads and sales
  • Conduct online advocacy and open stream for cross promotions
  • Develop and expand community and/or blogger outreach efforts
  • Oversee design (ie: Facebook Timeline cover, profile pic, thumbnails, ads, landing pages, Twitter profile, and blog)
  • Design, create and manage promotions and Social ad campaigns
  • Compile report for management showing results (ROI)
  • Become an advocate for the Company in Social Media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate
  • Demonstrate ability to map out marketing strategy and then drive that strategy proven by testing and metrics
  • Develop a strategy and implement a proactive process for capturing customer online reviews. Monitor online ratings and respond accordingly
  • Monitor trends in Social Media tools, applications, channels, design and strategy
  • Identify threats and opportunities in user generated content surrounding the business. Report notable threats to appropriate management
  • Analyze campaigns and translate anecdotal or qualitative data into recommendations and plans for revising the Social Media campaigns
  • Monitor effective benchmarks (best practices) for measuring the impact of Social Media campaigns. Analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of campaigns in an effort to maximize results

Skills and Qualifications

  • Marketing Degree
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar industry
  • Ability to demonstrates creativity and documented immersion in various social media platforms
  • Proficient in content marketing theory and application
  • Working knowledge of principles of SEO
  • Have experience  in sourcing and managing content development and publishing
  • Possesses functional knowledge and/or personal experience with WordPress
  • Demonstrates winning Social Customer Service techniques
  • Possesses great ability to identify potential negative or crisis situation and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues
  • Ability to take the lead and guide other employees when necessary

How to Apply

Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Social Media Executive – PR) to before Friday  25th November, 2016.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.


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Updated: November 17, 2016 — 11:57 am