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Social Media Specialist

 

Posted by iKamper on 01/07/2022


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Lifestyle, Outdoor

Job Categories: Marketing & Digital Marketing

Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment

State: WA

City: Kent

Country: United States

Required Experience: 5 - 7 years


Job Type: Full Time

Salary:

Required to Relocate: Yes

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 50+ miles


Job Description & Requirements

Job Title: Social Media Specialist

Company: iKamper USA, Inc.

Schedule: Full-Time (Monday to Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm)

Location: Kent, WA (on-site only)

Start Date: February 2022

About Us: iKamper believes that the best times are those spent traveling, discovering, and enjoying the outdoors with those you love most. Our award-winning products have propelled us to incredible global growth in the past 4 years, and we have big plans in 2022.

iKamper has become a leader in the overlanding industry by developing innovative products and sharing them in 30+ countries. We are an ambitious, dynamic, growth-oriented company, with incredible employees always seeking to improve. We’re proud of our culture: a friendly, open-minded workplace where employees are encouraged to share, contribute, learn, and make an impact.

About this Role: as our Social Media Specialist, you will be responsible for engaging with the iKamper Community and followers at large through a host of platforms. You will manage social media accounts, plan posts, grow existing & new accounts, and create report metrics. Ultimately, your goal is to increase brand awareness and engagement, and drive conversion and retention.

Throughout all interactions, you will always be positive, respectful, inclusive, and kind. Along with a love for traveling and the outdoors, you will bring passion for your work and improvement. iKamper is rapidly growing: succeed in this role and continue to grow with us.

 What You’ll Do:

  • Engage with customers 1-on-1, and grow audiences on social platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn, and more

  • Manage social media strategy and platforms

  • Collaborate with content and marketing teams

  • Interact with brand ambassadors and influencers, and work with them on creating content

  • Monitor & analyze campaigns and social media progress; create reports to evaluate and optimize the success of each campaign and overall strategy

  • Create and grow new accounts on Twitter, TikTok, Reddit, and more

  • Monitor social media trends, analyze, and implement the best practices

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from 4-year college or university (or equivalent combination of education and work experience)

  • 5+ years of social media marketing experience with accounts of equal size or larger than iKamper’s

  • Preference will be given to candidates with significant YouTube experience

  • Preference will be given to candidates with marketing experience with a DTC brand

  • Preference will be given to candidates with video editing experience

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal and written

  • Confident communicator who enjoys social media interactions

  • Comfortable with looking at numbers for evaluation and decision making

  • Flexible work schedule: willingness to post/comment/respond outside of traditional 9-5 jobs

  • Familiarity with all major social media platforms

Remuneration & Benefits:

  • Full-time, competitive salary based on previous experience and growth potential

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans: iKamper pays 100% of employee insurance premiums

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Exclusive iKamper discounts

  • Paid time off: 15 days/year

  • Paid holidays: 8 days/year

  • Meaningful work that drives professional growth

  • Being part of a winning, fast-growing team

  • Friendly work atmosphere

How to Apply:

  • Visit our Careers page: iKamper.com/Careers

  • Submit a cover letter describing your fit for the position

  • Submit a resume detailing your previous experience relating to this role

  • Successful candidates will be contacted via email for further questions