Social Media Specialist

Job title : Social Media Specialist
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Sales & Marketing
Salary : 4,700,000 - 6,300,000
Contact : David Sweet
Email : email David
Reference : JOB_006300[697]
Our client is a European leader and household name. Because of internal promotion, they are looking for a someone to join their brand communications team as a Social Media Specialist. The company has a great omni channel sales presence and a team of 15 in marketing which allows you to come into this role and grow your career internally. If you want to learn and grow, this is a fantastic opportunity. 

You will be responsible for creating social media campaigns and the day-to-day management of the company’s social media properties. Your passion for social media as a communications tool will result in the adoption and implementation of social media best practices across all social media channels.

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, a versatile creative writer, and a team player. You will be an active participant in data collection and analyses in order to consistently improve the company’s social media practices over time.

Social Media Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Developing social media content plans that are consistent with the company’s brand identity.
  • Creating consistent, meaningful content on all social media platforms, including writing and editing social media posts, improving customer engagement, and promoting social media campaigns.
  • Managing a high volume of daily social media posts.
  • Communicating with social media followers, including responding to queries in a timely manner.
  • Developing and managing social influencer programs and attending social influencer events.
  • Using analytical tools such as Google Analytics, Hootsuite Pro, and Facebook Insights to monitor and evaluate the company’s social media presence and performance.
  • Preparing monthly reports on social media marketing efforts.
  • Suggesting recommendations to adjust the social media marketing strategy for optimal results.
  • Staying up to date on best practices and emerging trends in social media.
  • Performing other duties when needed.

Social Media Specialist Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, marketing, or a related field.
  • 3 or more years of social media experience including planning and managing content in a corporate, or agency setting.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and must have a thorough understanding of social media management and strategy.
  • Experience using various analytics software.
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS.
  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.