At American Furniture Warehouse we pride ourselves on our ability to offer value and service to our customers.  When you join AFW you become part of a professional, customer service oriented company.  AFW is seeking highly motivated, energetic, hardworking candidates to join our team.

AFW offers highly competitive pay and a full benefits package that includes 401k, Roth 401k, medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, and a host of voluntary programs including life insurance, AD & D, short and long-term disability – all at affordable rates.  

American Furniture Warehouse is looking for a driven Social Media Specialist to attract and interact with targeted virtual communities and networks users. The Social Media Specialist is a highly-motivated individual with experience and a passion for designing and implementing the Company’s content strategy, creating relevant content, blogging and community participation. Applicant must have working knowledge and real-world experience with various social media programs. Administration includes content strategy, develop brand awareness, generate inbound traffic and cultivate leads and sales.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Commitment to AFW’s safety policies and procedures and ability to promote awareness.

  • Attend mandatory Advertising meetings

  • Manage Social Media marketing campaigns and day-to-day activities across multiple platforms.

  • Develop and expand community and/or blogger outreach efforts.

  • Design and write creative posts.

  • Collaborate with the design, creation and management of social ad campaigns and promotions with an external digital agency.

  • Develop a strategy and implement a proactive process for capturing customer online reviews. Monitor online ratings and respond accordingly.

  • Monitor trends in Social Media tools, applications, channels, design and strategy.

  • Monitor effective benchmarks (best practices) for measuring the impact of Social Media campaigns. Analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of campaigns in an effort to maximize results.

Experience/Education:

 

  • Experience scheduling campaigns in Facebook Ads Manager.

  • Possesses knowledge and experience in traditional marketing practices. BS in Marketing, Communications, New Media or Public Relations.

  • 3+ years proven working experience in social media or related field.

  • Displays in-depth knowledge and understanding of Social Media platforms, their respective audiences (Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, Google+ Local, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest etc.) and how each platform can be deployed in different scenarios.

  • Possesses functional knowledge and/or personal experience with writing for blogs.

  • Adobe Creative Cloud experience preferred (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.).

  • Maintains excellent writing and language skills.

  • Maintains a working knowledge of principles of SEO including keyword research. Highly knowledgeable in the principles of “Search and Social”.

  • Displays ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written and video format.

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects at once.

  • A self-starter who is open to jumping into new projects. 

  • Organized and efficient.

  • Ability to create and execute a Content Calendar. 

Physical Requirements

  • Requires constant use of arms, hands, fingers, eyes, legs, and back.

     

Physical Work Environment

  • Long periods of sitting and standing.

  • Exposure to fluorescent lighting.

 

A pre-employment drug screen and pre-employment background check must be passed upon job offer.

American Furniture Warehouse provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

 

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