Senior Social Strategist

New York, Salary:Negotiable

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About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

Social Chain is looking for a senior social strategist to join our New York team. This role will be directly responsible for driving, maintaining, and optimizing social media strategy across a number of clients and projects. The main goal of this role is to develop innovative and effective social strategies that inspire the client and the team to activate on social. 


What You Will Be Working On:

  • Provide vision and build global strategies for top tier clients. This may include data and insights, as well as a complex strategic framework for social to be integrated with diverse marketing touchpoints.
  • Work across multiple projects at a time to ensure implementation and optimizations of strategies are aligned with objectives and mission.
  • Innovate social first research methodologies and reporting structures that align with the everchanging social landscape.
  • Play an active role in our vibrant Strategy community and help us continually develop new tools and approaches to our work.
  • Acting as an ambassador for Social Chain, both internally and externally
  • Identify and help set up tools and platforms.
  • Be proactive, provoke debate, and identify what the agenda for future discussion should be
  • Form and clearly articulate a strategic opinion on client problems and opportunity spaces
  • Manage social strategist task and development. Train junior team members to apply analytical thinking to build social strategies and creative briefs.

Candidate Requirements

Who We Are Looking For:

  • 4-5 years of experience at a digital agency in a strategic role
  • Deep understanding of social media platforms and how brands can best leverage them to reach their marketing and business goals.
  • Experience creating global social media strategies that account for a diversity of markets and team integrations. 
  • Someone with a strategic way of thinking, along with analytical and creative rigor. You are able to interpret data to create a narrative that provides creative and strategic recommendations.
  • Solid quantitative and qualitative analytical skills with an ability to think critically and strategically
  • Full understanding of the strategic process from research to creative. This includes being capable of leading the research process from social listening to surveying and workshops, gathering actionable insights to build a sustainable social media strategy, and provide the foundation for creative brainstorms and conceptualization. 
  • Able to write and present their work on compelling presentations. 
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment where you will be working on various clients at once. 

Additional Info

Why Join Social Chain

  • Joining Social Chain means becoming part of the Social Chain family! You’ll get to work with an incredible team of dedicated, collaborative, hilarious, and kind people. We put the happiness and prosperity of our team members first, always. 
  • The chance to work with a global team of innovators with a track-record for leveraging owned media, technology and insights to build brands that earn a meaningful share of people’s lives. 
  • Our mission is to put the brands we work with at the forefront of what’s possible through first, fearless, and ever-changing social-first campaigns. 

Benefits

  • Unlimited vacation
  • Comprehensive health insurance (Including dental and vision)
  • 401(k)
  • $100/month gym stipend
  • Pre-tax transportation benefits through Swipe-N-Save
  • Monthly virtual wellness events