Freelance Manager, Social Strategy



Social Strategy – Manager

Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to bring bold, award-winning ideas to life.

To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding Freelance Social Strategy, Manager– a Social Media subject matter expert to help us bring that transformation to life through social. Sound like you? Read on.

Day-to-day, your role includes:

·        Developing smart social and content strategies for clients

·        Sourcing, planning and executing social and content programs  

·        Helping create and execute influencer strategies

·        Developing thought leadership pieces and other editorial material

·        Keeping a firm pulse on pop culture, entertainment events and other opportunities for our clients to make waves in social

·        Building strong relationships with third party content providers and website in professional networking arenas - attending/speaking at relevant events

We’re looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:

·        4 to 8 years of digital experience in advertising, entertainment, newsroom or content fields—if you have social, PR or publishing experience, even better

·        A strong understanding of media planning, distribution and content syndication

·        Expertise with innovative, entertainment-based social media programs

·        Experience living in the social media universe—you’re in-the-know on all social platforms

·        Excellent research and writing skills—and the ability to create smart content quickly (please include links to examples of your work in your application)

·        The ability to develop strong relationships with internal and external partners

·        A nose for new technology, new content solutions, social media events and developments—plus a strong connection with entertainment and pop culture

·        An ear for consumer insights—you get what makes people tick

·        The ability to back up great creative ideas with sound analytical reasoning

·        Willingness to travel—you’re open to new places, new faces and new ideas

Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.

About Digitas 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.