Athene Senior Social Media Partner in West Des Moines, Iowa
We are Athene. At Athene, we are driven to do more. We are a leading retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for the increasing number of individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. We see every day as a new opportunity to measure ourselves against the best - and then we don't stop until we've set the bar even higher. We're ready to help you achieve more.
The Senior Social Media Partner is responsible for supporting Athene’s social strategy through the day-to-day social media community management and engagement for the business. The successful candidate will ensure social media is fully and appropriately incorporated into campaigns, product launches and business initiatives and oversee regular tracking and reporting to provide ongoing recommendations for improving upon strategies to achieve optimal results.
Provide 24/7 online community management support to monitor user engagement, comments and complaints according to company policies and procedures.
Provide on-site training, industry conference and event social media support, as needed.
Provide social media best practices and ongoing social training to Athene’s internal experts and thought leaders, including Athene leadership and Sales team members; manage relationships with supported executives on LinkedIn and provide professional support and communication when managing social content to be published on their behalf.
Provide social media expertise and oversight within content creation, including blog articles, company presentations, webinars and other deliverables as applicable.
Support social marketing strategies and tactics and ensure integration of social media within overall marketing goals.
Act as key contact for social media partners and continually monitor new opportunities for platform enhancements and/or additional partnerships to ensure a best-in-class social strategy is maintained for Athene, in line with the organization’s audiences and objectives.
Create and optimize engaging written content to be used across various social media platforms, as needed.
Manage regular tracking and reporting of social media content and campaign metrics to assess against goals; implement and maintain oversight of consistent social media personality, voice and messaging for all content creation.
Monitor and manage social advocacy platform and Athene’s social channels, including content scheduling and calendaring, and provide administrative system support to Athene leadership and Sales team members.
Provide ongoing competitor analysis and stay apprised of trending content to inform content/social strategy and development; leverage data and emerging trends, including channels, technologies and social advertising formats, to support the ongoing refinement of Athene’s social strategy and optimization of content distribution.
Qualifications and Experience:
4+ years of Marketing and Communications experience required.
Superior communication skills, both written and oral.
Proficiency and proven success using social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and others to achieve business goals is essential.
Proficient in using multi-social posting programs such as Hootsuite.
Relevant experience determining a target audience and how to cater unique marketing campaigns to capture attention appropriately on different social channels.
Strong attention to detail, excellent organization skills and ability to manage multiple projects and responsibilities.
Strong computer skills using Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite.
General knowledge of Search Engine Optimization and internet ranking for web content.
Must be results-driven, with experience in metrics gathering and reporting and the ability to use data to optimize social media content strategy.
Adept at dealing with ambiguity and a frequently changing work environment.
Experience in Financial Services, Insurance industry desired but not required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Journalism or related field or equivalent experience.
NOTE: Successful candidate will be required to complete a pre-employment background check.
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We are driven to do more. More for our customers and the financial professionals who offer our products. If you are driven to do more and love the challenge of pursuing more, Athene is your kind of company. You will find we offer more than the basics to create a diverse, inclusive and dynamic work environment at our various locations.
Based on your location you will experience a unique blend of: • Benefits to meet individual needs including, but not limited to, a 401(k) and/or pension plan with a company match, paid time off, paid holidays, job-related tuition reimbursement, medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. • Career development opportunities including a Leadership Development Program, self-guided trainings and periodic Lunch & Learns. • Amenities that include "dress for your day" work attire, in house coffee bar, on-site café, ergonomic desks, game room area and on-site fitness facility. • Volunteer opportunities to give back to the community, company-sponsored volunteer events throughout the year, individual non-profit volunteer time that can earn grant money, and non-profit matching gift program.
Athene USA is also proud to be recognized for the following: • Best places to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments, 2020 • Iowa's Top Workplaces; since 2015 • Bermuda Top Ten Employer; 2019 • United Way of Central Iowa awards• Advocate & Volunteer; 2016 • S pirit of Central Iowa; 2017, 2019 • Game Changer; 2018 • Impact-Maker; 2018, 2020 • Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Awards • Patriot Award, 2018 • Pro Patria Award, 2019 • Seven Seals Award, 2019 • Military Friendly® Employer; since 2017 • Military Spouse Friendly® Employer; since 2017 • LGBTQ+ Friendly Employer by Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2021 • Excellence in Education LOMA;10 plus years • Structured Retail Products (SRP) • Best Carrier Award; 2017 & 2018 • FIA of the Year; 2019
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