OVERVIEW

At CubicFarms we believe in the power of technology to feed a changing world. We actively seek talented people who want to make a difference in the ag-tech space by bringing creative ideas to life and leaving an imprint in a healthier, more sustainable world. If you are enthusiastic about joining a dynamic and innovative company on the leading edge of the ag-tech revolution, we invite you to apply!

ABOUT CUBICFARMS

CubicFarms (TSXV:CUB) is an ag-tech company providing automated growing systems for fresh produce and nutritious livestock feed. CubicFarms offers turnkey, commercial scale, hydroponic, automated controlled environment growing systems that can grow predictably and sustainably for 12 months of the year virtually anywhere on earth. The company has sold and installed systems in Canada and internationally and continues to grow a global pipeline of prospective customers. Visit us at www.cubicfarms.com.

THE ROLE: SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

We are seeking a creative, efficient, experienced Social Media Manager to join our growing team (pun intended!). As the CubicFarms' Social Media Manager, you will manage our company's online presence by developing a strategy, producing good content, analyzing usage data, facilitating customer service, and managing social projects and campaigns. If you are a highly motivated, creative individual with experience and a passion for turning fans into customers and brand advocates, this could be a great fit for us both!

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Degree in Marketing and social media or internet marketing certification
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Social Media Specialist or Manager
  • Education or equivalent experience in communications, public relations, business, and journalism is an asset.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:

  • Possesses knowledge and experience in the tenets of traditional marketing. Marketing degree is welcomed but not required with relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrates creativity and documented immersion in social media. (Give links to profiles as examples).
  • Proficient in content marketing theory and application.
  • Experience sourcing and managing content development and publishing.
  • Exhibits the ability to jump from the creative side of marketing to analytical side, able to demonstrate why their ideas are analytically sound.
  • Displays in-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms, their respective participants (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest etc.) and how each platform can be deployed in different scenarios.
  • Maintains excellent writing and language skills.
  • Enjoys a working knowledge of the blogging ecosystem relevant to the company's field.
  • Displays ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written, audio and video format.
  • Exceeds at building and maintaining sales relationships, online and off.
  • Practices superior time management.
  • Is a team player with the confidence to take the lead and guide other employees when necessary. (ie: content development, creation and editing of content, and online reputation management).
  • Maintains a working knowledge of principles of SEO including keyword research.
  • Is proficient in and/or certified in Google Analytics.
  • Possesses functional knowledge and/or personal experience with WordPress CMS.
  • Demonstrates winning Social Customer Service techniques such as empathy, patience, advocacy, and conflict resolution.
  • Possesses great ability to identify potential negative or crisis situation and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues.
  • An eye for detail and the ability to work accurately.
  • Strong motivation and commitment for ag-tech solutions and our CFS vision.

WHAT WILL YOU DO:

As a Social Media Manager, you will need to:

  • Develop, launch, and manage social campaigns and strategies that promote the company, customers, and brand.
  • Manage social media marketing campaigns and day-to-day activities.
  • Develop relevant content topics to reach the company's target customers.
  • Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video, written and audio/podcast).
  • Monitor, listen and respond to users while cultivating leads and sales.
  • Conduct online advocacy and open a stream for cross-promotions.
  • Develop and expand community and/or influencer outreach efforts.
  • Oversee design of all social media content and channels such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube, adapting content to suit different channels.
  • Monitor online reviews and respond to each review timely and with care
  • Become an advocate for the company in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate.
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, applications, channels, design, and strategy.
  • Oversee, plan and deliver content across different platforms using scheduling tools (i.e. Sprinklr, Hootsuite, Asana, etc.)
  • Create engaging multimedia content (and/or outsource this effectively) across multiple platforms.
  • Form key relationships with influencers across the social media platforms
  • Undertake audience, industry, and competitor research.
  • Manage and facilitate social media communities by responding to social media posts and developing discussions.
  • Monitor, track, analyze, and report on social media platforms performance using tools such as Google Analytics and Facebook Insights. Compile reports for management showing results (ROI).
  • Research and evaluate the latest trends and techniques to find new and better ways of measuring social media activity.
  • Recommend improvements to increase performance.
  • Identify threats and opportunities in user-generated content surrounding the company.
  • Educate other staff on the use of social media and promote its use.
  • Encourage collaboration across MarCom teams and company departments.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

CubicFarms is an equal opportunity employer is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We encourage applications from all qualified and enthusiastic candidates. CubicFarms is a growing organization in an emerging industry that will provide the right candidate with significant potential for advancement in the Ag-Tech space.


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Langley, BC, Canada
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