Senior Social Media Specialist

Job description

CMDS Is Looking for a Senior Social Media Specialist.

  • This position is an ON-SITE, FULL TIME position based in Colts Neck, NJ.

Read this before applying! Submissions will not be considered otherwise!

  1. YOU MUST HAVE 3 ACCOUNTS (Instagram/LinkedIn TO SHOW EXAMPLES OF included in your online submission!)
  2. Only reviewing submissions made here
  3. Only considering candidates who are willing/able to work on site in Colts Neck Monday – Thursday from 8-6. (off every Friday)

Do you know what messaging resonates most with your target audience on Social platforms? Have you grown social accounts exponentially? Do you LOVE to win and invent creative ways to be unique? CMDS, the area’s leading internet marketing services agency, is hiring a rockstar Senior Social Media Specialist in NJ to manage social media channels for our valued clients, our marketing agency, and our CEO’s personal brand.

Here’s the deal – this isn’t your average social media position. We want the best of the best. We want someone who can look at what we’ve done, and then take it to the next level. Obviously, we’re talking about Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook and TikTok.

At CMDS, you will truly have the opportunity to think outside of the box, innovate, and grow. In fact, innovation is a critical piece of the role. If you think you’ve cracked the code on what works on social, this role will require you to push that assumption even further.

The services that we provide for our clients are top-tier. This is because we truly value the success of our clients. We consider our clients to be partners, friends, and colleagues. We genuinely want them to succeed. And it’s for that reason that we’ll expect our Senior Social Media Specialist (and all other staff) to be constantly pushing the limits.

About You!

The CMDS Senior Social Media Specialist will approach each day differently based on client/agency/CEO/project needs.

The Senior Social Media Specialist must be experienced in the following:

Skills and Qualifications Required:

  • 5+ years of experience of professional content curation and social media marketing experience
  • Education: Bachelor’s (Required)
  • Experience in creating social media strategies
  • Knowledge of best practices to create content for social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized and able to multitask
  • Strong writing, organizational, project management, and time management skills
  • Organic and paid social media strategy and execution
  • Prior experience as a content manager/copywriter
  • A passion for creating ENGAGING social media and video content
  • Demonstrated success in growing social media presence on multiple platforms resulting in greater followers and audience engagement
  • Experience using social media marketing tools such as Buffer
  • Proficient with analytics tools (Google Analytics, Facebook Analytics, etc.)

Responsibilities include:

  • Strategize, create and deliver creative and engaging social media strategies
  • Manage and track budgets for social media activities
  • Regularly liaise with clients via telephone, email, conference calls or face-to-face (agency roles).
  • Strong communication and people skills for articulating ideas to colleagues and clients
  • Analyze customer expectations according to past social media activity
  • Update social media content across all channels
  • Be on top of the latest social media trends and best practices
  • Proactively identify and make recommendations on poor performing social content and social channel engagement
  • Working with clients to develop social media marketing campaigns
  • Assess key social media metrics to strategize for future campaigns
  • Recommend improvements to increase performance
  • Maximizing the features of social media channels (IGTV/Reels/Posts/Stories, etc)


  • Include a unique cover letter that explains why you would be perfect for this position. We can smell boilerplate letters from a mile away, so show us you really want this.
  • Please include samples of content that you’ve created! Bonus points if you can show how your content engaged users and/or contributed to traffic/conversion increases for your (or your client’s) campaigns.
  • Please include examples of social media channels you have managed with a description of how you defined success and what strategies you put in place to reach that success.
  • Answer this question: What is it about CMDS that attracts you?

Please send the above items with the subject “I’m your next Senior Social Media Specialist!”

This position is a full-time On Site position with salary ranging from $60-80K based on experience. Monday through Thursday work week from 8-6. EVERY FRIDAY OFF! Vacation and benefits package available.

CMDS’ working environment is fun, creative, and rewarding. If you fit the mold, you’ll be surrounded by the area’s top talent. Quality of life is our #1 priority.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance