Social Media Specialist
Headquartered in New York City, Shapeways has ISO 9001-compliant manufacturing facilities in Long Island City, NY, and the Netherlands and a network of verified partners around the globe. In April 2021, Shapeways and Galileo Acquisition Corp, a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, announced they entered into a definitive merger agreement for a merger transaction. Upon closing of the merger, the combined company is expected to be listed on the NYSE under the new ticker symbol, SHPW.
Why is a Social Media Specialist important to us?
Shapeways is looking for a Social Media Specialist to join our growing marketing team. We need a skilled Social Media expert who can help us expand our reach across our growing verticals in the manufacturing space. This person will be instrumental in helping us to continue to build our presence with our B2C and B2B customers.
The ideal person is someone with incredible project management skills who thrives working in a fast-paced, cross-functional environment. As the team and business grows, this person will become even more critical in coordinating projects on a global scale, collaborating with internal and external teams, and meeting the high standards that we’ve set in place as we transition from private to public company. This role reports to the Director, Marketing Communications.
As a Social Media Specialist you will:
Leverage social media tools to create and maintain Shapeways’ company brand for all products and services
Collaborate with key stakeholders and external partners to create and maintain high-output marketing collateral
Drive promotion and growth for SW offerings across all relevant channels through social media efforts
Create innovative and out of the box social media campaigns to attract our primary target audience
Grow engagement and followers across all social media channel
Introduce new social media channels, conduct tests, and make recommendations according to marketing goals and KPIs
Manage projects including obtaining approvals, coordinating schedules and timelines, securing assets needed, and assuring we need deadlines for social media campaigns
Research and evaluate competitor marketing and digital content
You might be a good fit if you (have, possess, are):
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
3+ years of experience working in social media
Organized and thorough, with fine attention to detail
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
Excellent problem-solving skills
Ability to juggle multiple projects at once
Why join our team?
At Shapeways, we all contribute to a respectful work environment where we share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively. We are a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic group of individuals ready to embark on our next chapter of growth.
Do you want to be part of a culture that is inclusive, inspiring, and allows you the autonomy to be creative in your work? If so, we invite you to join us on our adventure!
Benefits and perks include:
Healthcare that fits your needs - We offer excellent medical, dental, and vision plan options that provide coverage to employees and dependents. Our suite of options ranges from 100% employee-only medical premium coverage to extremely reduced premiums for dependent coverage to an enhanced buy-up plan for those with more extensive needs. We also have competitive pricing plans for dental and vision!
401(k) with Safe Harbor Employer Match - Join the team and we will immediately invest in your future
Parental Leave - Robust paid time off for new parents; both primary and secondary leave
Generous Paid Time Off - 20 PTO days plus additional days off when you’re not feeling well, to observe holidays, or just to destress.
Wellness - We care about your wellbeing. From Commuter Benefits to FSA’s to a platform to promote financial wellbeing to gym reimbursement to standing desks to a partnership with One Medical...we’ve got you covered
Learning & Development - Through continued education/mentorship on the job and our investment in LinkedIn Learning, we’re focused on your growth as a working professional