Jr. Social Media Specialist Account Manager

Are you interested in working on the WebFX Internet marketing team? Then we're interested in you! Check out this page to learn more about being a Jr. Social Media Specialist.

The position at a glance:

  • Location: Harrisburg
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $35,500 to $38,500 (potentially higher based on work experience)

If you think you're a good fit, fill out an application form below!

What We're Looking For

Desired Education

  • Bachelors in Marketing, Advertising, Journalism, PR, Communications, Information Science, Business or related major
  • GPA above a 3.4

General Knowledge

  • Solid understanding of the Internet, copywriting, customer service, and Internet technologies


  • Internship/part-time/summer job/ experience are a plus
  • General web marketing experience
  • Blogging experience (Desired)
  • Basic HTML or image editing experience (Desired)
  • Customer service experience in any industry (Desired)


  • Demonstrates the ability to get things done
  • Continues to follow up on content placement pitches that weren’t successful the first or second time
  • Insatiable desire to learn
  • Facebook account with over 100 friends (Only used to verify web understanding)
  • Twitter account with over 50 followers (Only used to verify web understanding)
  • Google+ account with over 10 circles (Desired)(Only used to verify web understanding)
  • Outstanding written communication skills
  • Administrator/moderator of a forum or a blog (A bonus)
  • “Power” Twitter, Google+, Reddit, HackerNews, etc account (Ex. Defined as 500+ followers)(A bonus)

What You'll Do


  • Develop overall social media strategy for WebFX partners (i.e.clients)
  • Connect with clients on a regular basis to answer questions, apply strategies and review social media campaign performance
  • Develop paid media (Ex. Hulu, Pandora, Spotify, Ad display networks) social strategies for WebFX partners (i.e. clients)
  • Research and create online “buyer personas”
  • Create programs that leverage earned, owned and paid media elements
  • Develop social media editorial calendars
  • Research and pitch created content ideas to bloggers, publishers, and journalists
  • Oversee development of creative/assets for social channels
  • Connect with clients on a regular basis to answer questions, apply strategies, and review social media campaign performance
  • Ability to manage content creation workflow
  • Provide social media consulting, monitoring, and management services
  • Consult with clients about their business goals and propose solutions and strategies that meet their needs
  • Champion internal knowledge sharing and ensure WebFX and our customers stay ahead of relevant trends

Percentage Breakdown

  • 30% client interaction (phone calls, meetings, emails, etc.)
  • 15% writing/calendar creation
  • 15% reporting/analytics
  • 10% client strategy
  • 10% managing social media ad campaigns
  • 10% competitor analysis
  • 5% implementing blog posts
  • 5% social media design project management


  • Our “Bootcamp” web marketing training program will be provided for new WebFX “family members”.
  • On-site, state of the art training amenities to facilitate departmental trainings, trend watch reports, and monthly Lunch-and-Learns

What You'll Get

Opportunities for Growth

WebFX grew 250%+ over the past 3 years, and merit-based promotional opportunities are abundant for new family members who meet or exceed position performance metrics.


$35,500 to $38,500 (Potentially higher based on additional work experience or a long-term track record of proven client results)

  • GPA 3.8+ : add up to $3k to high range
  • Above 1500 Twitter followers with 4 to 1 follow ratio: Add $500 (We are only using for experience - not marketing to followers)
  • Elite college or university & graduation with high honors: Add $3.5k-$5k to high range
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Pet Friendly Office
  • Profit Sharing
  • Little Amps Coffee & Tea Bar
  • Yoga
  • On-site Fitness Center
  • 150% Company Match Of Personal Charity Donations
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • IRA With Company Matching
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • FXLearns Library
  • Activity Groups
  • Humanitarian Trips
  • Health/Vision/Dental Coverage
  • New Parent Support
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Home Buyer Program
  • Personal Desk Fund
  • Green Commute Benefits
  • Pawternity Leave

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  • Refer a job candidate by generating a referral link you send to your friends & post on your Facebook, Twitter, Blog, etc.
  • The candidate will need to submit their resume (via your referral link)
  • The candidate will then go through our hiring process.
  • If we hire them within 4 months of your referral, and they stick around, we'll send you a check for $500!*

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