Job Details

Status

open

End Date

Until Filled

Location

Job Type

Full-time

Salary

$40,000 - $45,000 a year

Job Description

We're Pioneer Utility Resources

If you’re a smart, social media-savvy person with a great work ethic and a heart for rural America, then we’d love to hear from you.

We educate, inform, and entertain more than 6 million Americans every month for clients.

 

Responsibilities:

The Social Media Content & Account Manager’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Account Management & Client Services

  • Ensure excellent professional relationships with your clients.
  • Establish and gain a rapport with clients that allows for conversations about needs and goals:
    • Learn your clients’ services and programs
    • Learn their likes and dislikes
    • Learn their service territory
    • Look for ways to serve them at a unique, local level within the scope of their contract with us.
  • Help track account details, including but not limited to sales signed date, start work date, and client contact information using company systems such as
  • Manage a list of key social media accounts, from client communications to content scheduling and special projects.
  • Communicate with your utility clients in a professional, timely, and courteous way by phone, email, or in person as appropriate.
  • Ensure quick, accurate delivery of social media services.
  • Respond and quickly address client questions and requests.
  • Identify opportunities that arise for additional work, new product offerings, or social media
  • Learn the brand standards of the clients assigned to you, and follow them to a T.

 

  • Manage “quick-turn” social media requests and last-minute changes as needed for your utility
  • Understand — and embrace — that no two cooperatives are the
  • Pay close attention to the detailed program offerings, contact information, and other details that are specific to individual cooperatives and other clients.
  • Know your own clients’ preferences and the programs and services they offer to their consumers. Follow those preferences when creating, scheduling, and publishing
  • Send monthly social media report cards; ensure questions are answers and special requests are completed.

 

Content Creation

  • Draft new social media posts on subjects including but not limited to energy efficiency, electrical safety, and the benefits of being a member-owner of a rural, consumer-owned
  • Proofread/error check your
  • Create graphics for use on social
  • Search for appropriate stock photos to use in social media
  • Create new content that will garner positive attention and inspire Likes, Shares, Comments, and other engagement from members at the end of the line.

 

Content Management & Scheduling

  • Brand, modify, and schedule relevant social media content to your utilities’
  • Build a weekly editorial/publishing schedule (“cycle”) for your
  • Proactively seek out creative approval on those cycles for each of your clients or client groupings.
  • Apply the client’s branding to individual social media posts.
  • Schedule and/or publish your clients’ social media content.
  • Save your creative files to our shared drive for future

Job Related Qualifications

  • Willingness to work together on a great team, sharing ideas and supporting your colleagues and the utilities we serve.
  • Reliable, high-speed home internet
  • Great spelling and grammar
  • Willingness to learn new software as needed
  • Attention to detail
  • A positive, service-minded
  • Knowledge of social media posting/scheduling across the most popular social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube)
  • Good judgment
  • Willingness to ask questions
  • Ability to have fun

Software Skills:

To be successful in this role, you should be familiar with or willing to learn Facebook Business Manager, Facebook Creator Studio, Sprout Social, Microsoft Office tools, GSuite, QuickBase, Basecamp, GoToMeeting, and Dropbox Business.

Specifications:

  • Education and Training: Bachelor’s degree in a related
  • Experience: 2-3 years in a role that blends social media creation, scheduling, and account Experience in consumer-owned utilities is preferred.

Physical Requirements:

Position requires the following:

  • Sitting: 80 percent (working at desk with computer)
  • Standing/walking: 20 percent
  • Lifting: 50 lbs (trade show display)
  • Abilities and Skills: Must exhibit working knowledge of computers and related software, including Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Dropbox, QuickBase, Facebook Business Suite, Canva, and Sprout
  • Hours: This position is overtime exempt.

Reports to:

This position reports to the Manager, Social Media Content & Accounts

Employer of Record:

Employer of record will be ARC Media, LLC – a wholly owned digital communications subsidiary of Pioneer Utility Resources, Inc.

Benefits Information

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave

Notice of Equal Opportunity Employment

We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We fully consider all qualified applicants including those with a criminal history.