Location: Kansas City
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Who we are:
At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious
brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology
company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global
scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer
We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world;---our people
bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives,
inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to
drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the
entire customer journey, including communications, commerce,
consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.
Wunderman Thompson Health, a division of Wunderman Thompson, works
with companies to build world-class healthcare and pharmaceutical
brands among medical professionals and consumers, with a transmedia
storytelling approach that covers print, digital and television
broadcast media, medical education, sales force presentations and
managed access strategies.
Who we are looking for:
Wunderman Thompson Health is seeking a Social Strategist in our
Kansas City, MO office. The Social Strategist is an independent
thinker but also a doer in the best sense of the word. You'll have
an innate curiosity in content and social media strategy, and a
deep interest in emerging technologies. An avid consumer of popular
culture with a developed eye for excellence in social media, you'll
contribute to strategy at the highest level, working alongside a
team and cultivating a portfolio of excellent work.
What you'll do:
Client Services - Develop and implement comprehensive social media
strategies and plans to efficiently engage audiences on behalf of
multiple clients. Identify the role of social media strategies in
the context of overarching client campaigns and objectives. Present
all social media strategies and recommendations to external
partners and clients. Audit existing social media programs for
clients: Evaluate strategy and implementation of client's social
media programs, compile competitive research, and provide strategic
recommendations. Understand and articulate media trends with the
goal of determining how they affect to client and their
Data Analysis - Articulate the importance of social media within
the larger media plan and ensure social media strategies ladder up
to the overall media and campaign strategy. Evaluate metrics and
proactively provide insights and optimizations to improve campaign
performance or brand goals. Report weekly and monthly analytics and
present to all external partners and clients. Provide market
analysis and other reports as requested regarding social media.
Collaborate - Maintain all vendor and interagency relationships as
they relate to social media. Manage and ensure performance of all
day-to-day social media campaign maintenance and monitoring.
Collaborate and communicate with designers and/or copywriters to
provide social and performance insights to inform and build
engaging content relevant to target audiences. Help develop
proposals and participate in pitch meetings with other agency
Who you are:
A builder - Innovator with a desire to bring people together.
Innate ability to marshal people and create gravity around
Open and collaborative - Our team is close-knit and supportive and
we're working with a lot of unknowns - you must be a champion of
team environments that are comfortable and encouraging, especially
when working across disciplines.
An experimenter - Embrace the unknown and ready to break process.
You'll be excited by opportunities to explore new ideas rather than
rely on existing paradigms, and you view technology as a tool that
can drive this creativity.
A team player - We all wear the hats that need wearing, it's a
mentality that makes the team successful.
What You'll Need:
Education : Bachelor's degree in marketing, advertising, media
studies or communication.
Experience : 2+ years of relevant social
media/advertising/marketing experience, agency experience
Be versed in platform specific capabilities and executions.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Teams.
Preferred experience in healthcare and B2B advertising.
Knowledge of planning and executing efficient social media
strategies in social platforms including Facebook Business Manager,
Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, TikTok.
Ability to recommend and provide rationale for social media KPIs
Excellent critical thinking, interpersonal, communication,
time-management, and problem-solving skills.
Ability to multitask and be a team player in a fast-paced
Wunderman Thompson 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, physical or mental disability,
or other protected group status. 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
At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a
diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels
welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and
respect. -As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is
our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our
greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment
inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as
well as the clients and communities we serve.
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