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Think Tank Marketing, a boutique agency based in Louisville, Kentucky, is a small but mighty team working to better connect our clients to their customers, audience, and donors. If you are a creative thinker with a positive personality, we'd love to get to know you. Currently available positions are listed below.

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Social Media and Marketing Manager

Think Tank Marketing, a boutique agency based in Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a full-time Social Media and Marketing Manager to creatively connect our clients’ messages and stories with the public. 

 

Schedule:  Although we keep 9 to 5 office hours Monday through Friday, this position allows for flexibility to work remotely on some days. The position will also require odd hours and a responsible candidate who can manage their schedule and put in the time to achieve excellent results. Salary range from $48,000-$55,000. 


JOB SUMMARY    

We are looking for a talented, driven, energetic, and fun individual to join our small staff. As part of this role, you will think social-first and have a passion for each platform to create the most impact and engagement from an audience. You will develop social media strategies, content for social media channels, blog posts, campaign emails, paid advertisements, and other communication platforms. You should have strong writing and broad storytelling skills necessary to establish brand positioning and messaging for a wide range of audiences for our clients and community partners.

 

You may have a communications or marketing background but you might also have a theatre, performing, creative writing, or journalistic background. You should have an exceptional understanding of traditional, digital and social media marketing principles. You will possess excellent writing skills, the ability to craft compelling and captivating narratives across multiple channels, and the ability to produce quality content. Ultimately, you will thrive in an environment that requires both strategic thinking/planning and day-to-day execution of social media and marketing initiatives.

 

At Think Tank, you will have opportunities to learn new skills beyond your assigned work responsibilities. The right candidate has the potential to advance in their career and gain more responsibility as the company grows. You will not be micro-managed so you must be able to accomplish tasks and move projects forward with little to no hand-holding.

 

The right candidate must be a team player, excellent communicator, and problem solver. You will work closely with Think Tank staff and clients. The position also requires basic knowledge of standard office policies and procedures, general business office practices, a strong customer service approach, advanced creative writing abilities, and good organizational skills.
 

 

 

Responsibilities
 

  • Plan and develop content for clients’ social media platforms, including LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, YouTube, and other emerging platforms in support of clients' business goals, platform growth, and fan engagement.

  • Conceptualize content ideas while discovering new formats and trends

  • Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules.

  • Create, coordinate, edit, publish and share original content for social media channels, blogs, ads, and other advertising platforms as it relates to the storytelling strategies for each client including photos, reels, videos, stories, posts, captions, music, tags, storytelling

  • Manage clients’ social communities by interacting with followers on all social channels: responding to messages, comments, tagged posts, and stories.

  • Optimize company pages within each platform to increase brand visibility.

  • Establish and maintain social media relationships with the online community by identifying key influencers & communities that fit our online strategies

  • Manage and organize social assets including photos, video, UGC

  • Encourage the generation of user-created content via active community participation & conversation

  • Conduct on-going market research & channel development for clients

  • Stay up to date with the latest social media best practices and technologies

  • Track and analyze social media posts and campaigns to ensure goals are met, and to ensure that social media activities are linked to desired outcomes

  • Copywriting for a variety of industries in both long and short form

  • Photography and video production and editing

  • Build relationships on behalf of the company and the company’s clients

  • Perform other duties as assigned


Job Requirements
 

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited university

  • 3+ years related agency/industry experience

  • Relevant & proven experience across social media sites

  • Familiarity with one or more social media scheduling and listening platforms

  • Familiarity with photography and video editing software

  • Strong computer skills necessary (Mac Platform)

  • Experience using web analytics and creating reports

  • Ability to work in self-directed, fast-paced environment

  • Accepts accountability for timely results and attention to detail

  • Is flexible and willing to embrace change/shift priorities on a regular basis

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

 

The successful candidate will: 

 

  • Have video editing and graphic design skills

  • Possess a positive attitude and strong, proven work ethic.

  • Be able to work effectively as part of a small team

  • Be willing to accept and apply occasional constructive criticism in an effort to improve marketing campaigns

  • Have sufficient poise and self-confidence to represent the company and the company’s clients at special events

  • Be highly organized and detail-oriented

  • Enjoy researching a variety of industries and feel confident in synthesizing research for social media posts

  • Have a working knowledge of all major social media channels including review sites such as Yelp.com and TripAdvisor.com

  • Be proficient in either the Microsoft software suite, or Google document products.

  • Preferably have experience in Adobe Creative Suite, Wordpress, Wix, SquareSpace and Mailchimp

 

Benefits:

  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off (PTO)

  • Flexible and remote working options

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Travel opportunities

  • Event and performance attendance opportunities

 

Please send three writing samples related to your work in social media and three references to randy@thinktanklou.com. No phone calls.