MMGY Global has a position available for Social Media Strategist in their New York office. Working directly with the client and social media managers, this person will develop strategic social media marketing plans, manage social media advertising and assist in executing social media campaigns. This includes taking a social media project from concept through completion, on schedule, on budget and meeting or exceeding the expectations of the client. MMGY clients include high-end luxury resorts, hotels, casinos and tourism destinations.
The Social Media Strategist will also be responsible for proposing social media initiatives, pitching social media opportunities and acting as point of contact for clients. Candidates should be seasoned presenters, who know how to “own” a room.
So who is the ideal candidate for the Social Media Strategist at MMGY?
This is what you’ll be doing most of the time. Working with project team and client(s) to determine and communicate social media strategies, information architecture and application design. Participating to create detailed, accurate proposals, project descriptions, schedules and estimates. Understand and follow the established project development process. Advertising on Facebook, Twitter, etc. Getting to know the client’s business issues as well as the client’s individual needs and develops solutions to meet those needs.
Manage client expectations, communicate updates, and ensure client satisfaction. Ensures work produced meets quality standards. Cultivate client relationships at the project level and stay dialed into latest trends and opportunities. Utilize traffic procedures to streamline projects and stay on strategic direction.
Other things you’ll be doing around your new house, like help to identify new revenue opportunities in new and existing clients, along with budgeting and time entry. Train clients and staff on use of online social media tools and networks. Travel a little bit.
Stuff you should have under the belt… 3+ years managing social media strategy. Experience managing and executing social media advertising. Know all forms of social media interactions (blogs, forums, networks, etc…) and their tools. Bachelor’s in something technical, Cool?
Here’s what MMGY has to say about the service they offer:
As the largest integrated travel marketing firm in the world, we inspire people to go places. We now execute strategies and tactics across all marketing disciplines within one integrated company. We understand where travelers are going, how they think and why they want to go places. We listen, study and engage as we take a proactive approach to thought leadership in the travel industry.
Most of all, we continue to surround ourselves with passionate people. You might think that passion is exclusively about the travel itself. We believe it’s a passion about the benefits of travel and what it shows us about others and, ultimately, ourselves. To me, it helps make the world a little smaller. And to Clayton, myself, and to the rest of our team, travel is about movement – as we continue to give travelers what they need to keep going.