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Social Media Strategist

Chicago, IL, | Job #317408
Job Title: Social Media Strategist
Location: Chicago, IL,
Type: Full-Time
Our client in Chicago is seeking a talented Social Media Strategist to join their team! 

Social Media Strategist Responsibilities:
  • Act as primary day-to-day client contact, working to achieve client business needs and objectives month over month 
  • Work with account, creative and product teams to ensure all programs are seamlessly executed
  • Develop strategic paid social media advertising recommendations in support of client requests and needs that outline complete social media recommendations, implementation details (networks, formats), success measurements and timelines
  • Develop complete creative briefs that outline the required copy, image, and video assets to be developed for each campaign 
  • Place social media advertising campaigns across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Snapchat based on agreed upon campaign strategy
  • Utilize advanced targeting strategies to execute complex campaigns, including custom audiences, third-party data, suppression lists, lookalike audiences and more
  • Optimize campaign buys to ensure budgets are spent as effectively as possible each month 
  • Develop in-depth campaign reports that outline insights on media delivery, engagement, creative, website traffic, attribution and key learnings
  • Provide demonstrations of our proprietary social advertising products and packages
  • Monitor clients' social media channels, initiate conversations with and respond to engagements and reviews based on established brand and client guidelines
  • Monitor clients’ automotive reputation profiles and respond to all client feedback
  • Meet with client contacts to review reputation performance, consult on new social media capabilities, and provide recommendations on social media strategies to support business objectives
Social Media Strategist Skills/Requirements
  • Bachelors Degree in Advertising, Marketing, Communications, Computer Science or related field
  • Proficiency with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, and Snapchat that includes a solid understanding of each platform core features, as well as a technical understanding of each network advertising capabilities
  • Proficiency with Facebook Business Manager and Ads Manager, including ad placement, budget management, pixel creation, offline event sets, and advanced reporting
  • Facebook Certified Media Buying and Facebook Certified Media Planning Certifications strongly preferred
Job ID: 317408HP
We are passionate about connecting you with the right role at the right organization—and providing you great benefits for the great work you do. With an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program, we have you covered.

Cella is an award-winning leader in consulting, staffing and managed solutions for creative, marketing, digital and proposal development teams. We help people build meaningful careers and partner with companies to help them win. Our staffing solutions include freelance, contract, temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions. Cella is the only creative staffing firm to win the Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for 10 years running. And as a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we proudly help clients meet diversity objectives, too. Cella is an equal opportunity employer.