Social Media Strategist

But you’re not just that.
You’re curious.
You ask questions.
And hunt down answers.
Just like Apparent.

We’re currently going through a period of tremendous growth and need a Social Media Strategist who wants to work with some of the world’s leading brands across FMCG, Tech and Health.

You’ll join a creative team of fearless, hard working account handlers, strategists, media buyers and creative thinkers who always strive towards excellence. While we operate at a global level, we maintain a start up culture within an environment that is social, fun and engaging, in a warehouse-style office space that is full of natural light.

The role

  • Partner with strategic planners, media buyers and account service to create social media strategies across a range of global and local clients
  • Work as the Social Media Specialist in the strategy team to provide innovative thinking and inspiration across our B2C and B2B client base
  • Lead the growth of the discipline and collaborate with all aspects of the business to make provocative ideas happen
  • Focus on delivering multi-channel social media ecosystems for major brands including channel specific content strategies, editorial calendars and strategic roadmaps
  • Partner with the creative team to include social into the core of create concepting
  • Build and present detailed strategic plans to senior client stakeholders
  • Drive business results through social listening platforms and engagement of online audiences
  • Report on results and create recommendations, spotting learnings and opportunities to present to the team and senior client stakeholders

You will need

  • 3+ years experience as a Social Media Strategist within an agency or equivalent setting with relevant tertiary degree
  • Demonstrated social media experience across all social channels, B2B/B2C
  • Strong creative problem solving and organisational skills
  • Understanding of and active user of popular social networks, design, functionality, users
  • Demonstrated ability to produce strategic documents along with governance and guidelines
  • Proficiency in social listening tools like Social Studio, Hootsuite, Crimson Hexagon or others
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal is a must

If this sounds like you, please email your resume and cover letter to 

We look forward to hearing from you

– The team at Apparent

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