Careers

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Digital Media Strategist / Social Media Marketer

Sage Island is seeking a talented Digital Media Strategist to join our Marketing team. This person is a social networking expert who actively uses Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube, Google+, WordPress Blogs and other social media platforms.

The Social Media Marketer is responsible for the ongoing management and growth in regards to our clients’ social and digital media presence. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated individual with a passion for implementing content strategy, developing brand awareness, generating inbound traffic, cultivating leads, blogging and building online engagement. In this position you will work closely with our marketing team and account executives to develop result-driven campaigns that will help our clients meet their online marketing goals.

The successful candidate will:

  • Set-up, optimize and launch new social media platforms and social media advertising campaigns
  • Create and adapt content for the specific networks and post this content to maintain a presence on social media platforms
  • Establish brand and design guidelines for social media profiles, and maintain brand standards across channels
  • Identify, monitor, and analyze effective benchmarks for measuring the impact of social media activity and determine how to maximize results
  • Build a following on social media and help that following connect with each other
  • Develop content that aligns with brand messaging for designated social media outlets and client blogs via a monthly editorial calendar
  • Maintain posting schedules across all relevant social media platforms
  • Manage monthly tasks, allotted time and advertising budget when applicable
  • Monitor online discussions and engage social media communities
  • Brainstorm creative promotions, campaigns and other marketing initiatives for client accounts
  • Measure and report the ROI of social media campaigns
  • Monitor online competitive landscape
  • Research new platform updates, blogs, and channels for relevance and trend identification

Skills/Abilities & Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, English/Creative Writing, Communications, or related field
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience managing social media platforms
  • Experience in creative writing, journalism, social media campaign management in an agency setting
  • A keen understanding of social media networks and their tools, features and analytics (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Google+, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • A understanding of the benefits of each social media platform and how they affect SEO
  • A desire to push the envelope with the latest social media strategies
  • An ability to work effectively within a team to develop marketing solutions, and work individually on projects
  • A drive to permanently better yourself and continually learn new things
  • Strong decision making, organizational, planning, and problem solving skills
  • Ability to understand client’s business, brand, and target audience
  • Knowledge of branding and advertising
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (including proofreading) with an emphasis on grammar/spelling
  • Must have a positive attitude, good sense of humor and great customer service skills

Full-time with benefits package.

Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to jobs@sageisland.com.

Specify Internet Marketing Specialist on your cover letter.

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About Sage Island:

Sage Island is a marketing agency offering a full range of online and offline services. We provide strategy, creative design, technical development, and search engine marketing, and we do it with an integrated approach that leverages the power and measurability of the internet. Whether it’s a single graphic design or an integrated campaign that spans multiple media, our exceptionally creative team of marketing professionals collaborates to deliver the ultimate design.

Our company has flourished because of one main reason: our people. Our culture is one that engenders innovation, exploration, and provocative thinking, and as a result, these are the types of individuals we attract and retain. When clients see Sage Island teams displaying a combination of passion and creativity along with a genuine camaraderie and mutual respect, they know they will get best-in-class thinking and service.