Paid Social Media Lead

cleveland marketing agency social media lead

Howdy! We’re searching for a lead to join our team with a minimum of 4 years of paid and organic social media marketing experience. This role is for the Cleveland headquarters, but can be remote as well. (Note: This is not an entry level position) 

The Social Media Lead will be a part of the Social Media Team within thunder::tech’s Communication’s Department. The Communications Department develops and executes communications strategies in the areas of social media, paid ads, content strategy, marketing automation and email, SEO and content marketing. The Social Media Lead will also work with the Creative, Development and Account Services Departments on integrated projects and will report to the Director of Communications. 

Primary Qualifications:
  • Ability to pivot and hit the ground running while juggling multiple different projects and deadlines
  • Possesses a questioning attitude to continue to learn, produce results and strengthen relationships
  • Ability to present project work to existing clients and pitch new business to potentials
  • Organized work habits with an innate attention to details while working in an open and sometimes chaotic atmosphere
  • The ability to lead, build and drive a growing team within the Social Media Team
  • Strong drive to constantly produce the best work, even when there’s a limited timetable or budget
  • Effective time management skills
  • Open to constructive feedback and being pushed to create the best work possible
  • Team player with strong communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Preference to listen to both new and opposing viewpoints on project matters
  • Self-starter with desire to continually learn and improve overall work 
Specific Responsibilities:
  • Strategically research, plan, execute and manage various clients’ social media ad accounts including comprehensive campaigns, projects and promotions while staying within the timeline and budgeted hours
  • Plan and manage monthly ad budgets (Over $50,000 per month)
  • Write, refine and manage captivating ad messaging for campaigns
  • Track, analyze and share metrics for organic and paid executions to prove successes and map pivot points
  • Research, analyze and make recommendations based on user behavior and data
  • Identify new digital marketing trends or insights that can help improve client work and the team’s library of ideas
  • Create content calendars and act as a community manager for clients while adhering to brand standards, voice expectations and customer service best practices
  • Actively seek opportunities to integrate social media content, campaigns and tactics into other marketing initiatives for clients and projects and likewise, find opportunities outside of social media projects
  • Generate branded shareable images that make consumers stop scrolling
  • Participate in strategic internal marketing planning, ideation and management
Expected Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or similar field
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in digital marketing
  • Certifications a plus (Google Analytics, Facebook Blueprint, etc.)
  • Strong writing samples and examples of successful social media project work should be submitted during the interview process
Competitive Benefits::
  • Medical, Dental, RX and Vision Insurance
  • Long-term Disability, Short Term Disability
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Hybrid Work Atmosphere-Remote/In Office
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K + Match Eligibility 
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • 10 Paid Holidays, Including St. Patrick’s Day
  • Birthday Off
  • Continuing Education:
  • Mentoring Opportunities
  • Employee Membership Enrollments
  • Agency Lunch and Learn Sessions
  • Department Strategy Sessions
Agency Fun Stuff!:
  • Holiday Party
  • Day-Before-Thanksgiving Lunch
  • Pumpkin Carving Contest/Happy Hour
  • Team Luncheons
  • Rooftop/In-House Happy Hours
  • Friday “Beer::30” 
  • Pool Table, Air Hockey, Shuffle Board & Darts 
  • Summer Indian's Game Outing
  • Monthly Team Contests
  • Team Member Anniversary Recognition
  • Philanthropic Opportunities
Health and Wellness:
  • On-Site Gym
  • On-Site Personal Training
  • LunchOwl

Sound good? Send us your resume and a link to your online portfolio via this short form or the corporate website and we’ll get this party started.

All information submitted will only be used by thunder::tech.

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