Omaha Steaks, Inc
Unique Career Opportunity!Omaha Steaks has an opportunity for a social media manager looking to make an impact with a world-renowned brand whose social media program is still in its infancy. Our ideal candidate will be a strategic marketer with big ideas that is fully immersed in the social media landscape, understand the nuances of various platforms and stays informed on the latest digital trends.In this always-on, fast-paced position, you will be responsible for using all forms of social media to build the Omaha Steaks brand and drive awareness, traffic and revenue through campaigns, contests, monitoring and community engagement. Your collaboration with cross-functional teams including Brand, Creative, Public Relations and Marketing will be key to planning, managing and executing effective partnerships, seasonal promotions and new product launches.Great Place to Work!We have created a well-respected, nationwide brand based on our outstanding, wholesome products and our exceptional customer service. That makes for a great customer interaction and something our employees are very proud to be a part of.Despite being the nation's best known brand of beef and the largest direct marketer of seafood, we're small enough that your contribution can make a real difference.The owners and the management team genuinely care about every employee. So, when it comes to things like employee safety, health care, educational assistance and wellness, we lead the way. We treat our employees with the same respect we have for our customers.What you will do:Work closely with our Creative Director and Brand Manager to develop an ongoing strategy and social media calendar based on marketing objectives and community feedback.Develop and execute social media campaigns including program management, monitoring, content creation, curation and promotion.Manage and develop content across identified social media platforms including writing posts, identifying trends and participating in discussions.Engage and collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify social media opportunities.Work with the creative team to plan and develop visual content for all social media channels.Develop reporting on social media programs and offer insights on how to optimize social marketing efforts for brand awareness, purchase conversion and growth initiatives.Proactively engage our user communities to develop relationships and encourage user action through social channels.Develop and execute social partnerships and seasonal promotions.Monitor all social media conversations to identify trends and topics relevant to other areas of the organization.Work with Customer Care to maintain best practices in the handling of complaints and damage control from negative conversations.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities4-year college degree or equivalent.2-5 years prior experience social media marketing and\/or communications. Knowledge of media relations and online damage control strategies preferred.Extensive knowledge of Social Media Platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Blogs.Proficiency with industry-standard social media monitoring platforms and reporting.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.Excellent analytical, written and verbal communication skills.Effective strategic planning skills and strong grasp of Social Media best practices.High level of professionalism, and ability to understand and respond appropriately to internal and external audiences.Ability to plan, execute and evaluate projects with minimum supervision.Excellent judgment in dealing with customers, the media and others on sensitive or proprietary issues.Special Note:Military veterans and their spouses are encouraged to apply.
Omaha Steaks, Inc