Social Media Specialist

Walker Sands Communications is looking for an organized, take-charge candidate to fill its Social Media Specialist position.


Walker Sands has social media figured out. It's not a mystery.

We make it a practice to study social media as a part of the way we communicate with target audiences and generate inbound leads for our clients. ROI is King at Walker Sands! We do not accept vanity metrics. This remains true across all of our skills sets, but especially in social media where true metrics are so elusive to our competitors — we can show clients specifically how social media impacts their PR strategy.

Do you love to write? See keywords in your sleep? Answer questions on Quora for fun?

Well, Walker Sands is the place for you! Our Social Media Specialists work on creating the daily content needed to start and maintain online conversations. This includes blog posts, status updates, photo and video creation and/or archiving, responses to questions and comments.

Finally, do you easily make friends and influence people? Are you obsessed with sifting through multiple streams of content and engagement threads?

Our Social Media Specialists are responsible for the daily monitoring and engaging of customers on multiple channels. Tracking people, finding followers, and increasing viewers will be your new mission at Walker Sands.

Experience Required

  • At least 1 full-time year working in social media
  • Completed undergraduate coursework in journalism, marketing communications or business
  • Superb writing skills.
  • Obsessed with learning new techniques and tools
  • Love trying new things, don't mind making mistakes
  • Strong ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Experience with social media tools such as Hootsuite, Radian6 or Brandwatch

Put Your Resume on File

If this challenge sounds right for you and you've got what it takes, please email your resume and cover letter to Please put Social Media Specialist in the subject line of your email.

As a Green Room candidate, you will go through all the initial steps of our hiring process. That way, when the position opens, we will have you ready to go.

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