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Associate Connections Manager

Company: myGwork
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:


Position at VMLY&R

About Us: VMLY&R
VMLY&R is a global brand and customer experience agency that harnesses creativity, technology, and culture to create connected brands. But what does that mean? It means we're a creative agency that is built on the promise of collaboration and human connection. Creating connected brands isn't just what we do - it's what we're known for and who we are. We empower our clients to excel at the intersection of "brand" and "customer experience," starting with simple goals: Create work that becomes part of people's lives; promote value for our clients; and, in the best of cases, help the world.
We're committed to building a united global network of creators and thinkers, regardless of their age, race, skin color, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. With over 12,000 employees across the globe, our influence is made stronger by applying our collective experiences to tell stories that not only sell products and experiences, but also guarantee positive representations of all communities.
Our unique culture is rooted in a great deal of care for you and your success. Above all else, we are committed to strengthening your experience by ensuring your inner potential continues to be discovered.
We also offer about a dozen employee resource groups (ERGs) that allow you to tap into your personal identities, interests and passions. Our ERGs celebrate ethnic diversity, life as a working parent or caregiver, neurodiversity, the LGBTQ+ community, wellbeing, and more. Regardless of your interests, there is no shortage of opportunities to get involved, so tap into our global network and find where you can make your ideas come to life.
The Associate Connections Manager is responsible for helping organize -and execute -the day-to-day strategy for each social channel.
Collaboration and development of content with internal and client teams
Managing and deploying content through social (and social CMS) platforms
Communication of social media best-practices and best-in-class work and opportunities
Reporting, analysis and ongoing insights and recommendations to internal teams and client
Working with multiple partner agencies to meet deadlines
As part of the WPP Group, VMLY&R offers one of the best overall compensation packages in the business.
Required Skills
Ability to multitask and prioritize -projects with conflicting due dates
Ability to work independently (with senior oversight)
Excellent working knowledge of social media platforms and best practices
Excellent presentation skills (speaking and visual design) required
Fortitude to stay calm under pressure
Interest in additional emerging media, including the latest forms of social media and technology
Ability to look for conversational opportunities beyond social that connect with the greater digital ecosystem
A basic understanding of user behavior on social platforms
Can think strategically towards accomplishing business objectives
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Understanding of social media tools and capabilities, including:
Platforms (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.)
Management tools (Sprinklr, Spredfast, etc.)
Digital monitoring (Social Radar, Radian6, etc.)
Influencer outreach
Social media activation (paid, earned and amplification)
Social media measurement/analytics
Required Experience
1-2 years of experience in a digital marketing environment, may include relevant internships
Specific hands-on experience with social marketing channels
Demonstrated success with client relationships and team management
Our Benefits
As the world leader in communications services, we rely on the creativity of our people to deliver the best work for our clients. In return, we invest in our employees by offering them a diverse suite of benefits from best-in-class carriers, with enough choice and flexibility to keep them and their families healthy and happy today and tomorrow.
Corporate gift matching program
Paid time off for volunteering
Paid parental leave
Ranked No. 1 in advertising for our adoption assistance program
Corporate discounts
VMLY&R Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) team, which guides, celebrates, and promotes cultural literacy; increases employee engagement; recruits and retains a diverse workforce; and builds internal opportunities for people to learn and grow.
VMLY&R is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or physical or mental disability. We believe in creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion and strives to recruit a diverse slate of candidates to help us achieve that goal. VMLY&R is a M/F Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer .

This employer is a corporate member of
myGwork - LGBTQ+ professionals, the business community for LGBTQ+ professionals,
students, inclusive employers & anyone who believes in workplace equality.

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