Digital Strategist/PM

Employer
HZDG
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
May 18, 2017
Closes
May 23, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
The Social Media Strategist and Project Manager will partner with clients to not only understand and articulate their business needs in the social space, but also effectively plan and execute innovative, cross-channel marketing solutions in response to those needs. The Social Media Strategist and Project Manager should be a forward-thinking, strategic marketing manager supporting various clients, with a focus on close internal collaboration in the development and implementation of communications and content-driven ideas across a range of media. In concert with members of the Content Studio team, s/he will play a proactive role in helping to identify what content should be created and when based on business objectives, value to the consumer, cultural relevance and platform knowledge. S/he helps to integrate content with traditional marketing efforts. RESPONSIBILITIES:Leverage knowledge of marketing communications strategy and brand acumen to guide the development of sound social media solutions across a variety of platformsDeliver actionable campaign and content insights to clients and/or brand partners with an aim to drive best-in-class marketing programmingWork as needed with creative team to scope and shape concepts and executions (video production, design and copy)Gather strategic business insights to develop comprehensive briefing documents to ensure the social, editorial and creative teams' understanding of projects and/or assignmentsWork with account services leads to proactively engage teams early in the process-planning/forecasting work up front and holding "discovery meetings" to inform projects before they beginWorking in conjunction with account services, operate as a liaison between creative, editorial and social stakeholders, clients and external/internal business partners/vendorsAs needed, work as the agency's point of contact for client's outside vendors in the social space Communicate priorities, needs, challenges and opportunities as appropriate to other internal cross-functional team membersIndependently or in concert with colleagues, regularly and proactively update intra- and interdepartmental teammates on items such as project status briefs, meeting summaries, performance metrics, and budget-versus-actual reportsPartner with creative and/or account service team to present deck and/or assets to clientsShepherd projects from concept to completion, collaborating with teams along the wayQUALIFICATIONS:Demonstrated experience and expertise with integrated, cross-platform marketing communication strategy and execution.Demonstrated experience partnering with teams to help set the vision and strategy for social content and marketing communication goalsProven ability to support the production and distribution of engaging, results-driven contentExpert ability to manage and guide projects from kickoff to completion, while communicating effectively and regularly with internal and external stakeholdersStrong sense of timing, and ability to multitaskPossesses the confidence and organization needed to ensure that projects are executed on time, within budget and in line with client objectivesA comprehensive understanding of the role content plays within multiple marketing channels to reach consumers, engage them and add valueA deep and comprehensive understanding of how social strategies can be executed on various platformsAbility to succeed under pressureExceptional attention to detail, organizational and strong communication skills (written and verbal)Exceptional client relationship management skillsWillingness to embrace change and adapt/adopt strategies on the flyWe've got you covered.Compensation Package. In addition to comprehensive health care coverage for you and your family, HZ is happy to offer employees vision and dental coverage as well as 401K and profit sharing plans.Health and Wellness. After a long day of working that creative mojo, give your brain a break and put your body to work. Sessions vary by season, but typically include hikes, meditation, yoga, and bootcamp.Metro Carpool. No car? No problem. Our van will bring you to the office from the Rockville Metro station.HZ Clubs. If you have a passion, we have a club for it. Groups regularly meet to taste craft beer, try the newest VR video games, drink gourmet coffee, and discuss their latest read. Professional Development. Every year, we offer our employees opportunities to grow in their careers. From HZU (a cross-department educational series) to our Mentorship Program, there are a variety of ways to build knowledge and deepen your skills. Events. Team-building activities, holiday parties, quarterly gatherings, and more-we make sure our employees have the chance to bond during and after work hours. Unwind over drinks, snacks, and a host of other activities. It's the HZ way.Apply for this job