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Senior Director, Social Media- Remote

Company: Ultra Mobile
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

ULTRA MOBILE is seeking a talented Senior Director, Social Media to join the MarketingTeam! Individual reports to VP, Marketing. Role is remote- must reside in the United States.
The Sr. Director of Social Media will lead and mentor a team of social media professionals in the pursuit of being a best-in-class social team. To be best-in-class, means our brands are producing social content that is unique, ownable, recognizable, sharable, and cutting-edge. The true measure of success is when people who don't yet use our service follow us, other brands copy us, and ad industry publications write about us. As the Sr. Director of Social Media, you will set and implement the strategy that will get us there. If you're the type of person who gets excited about that challenge, we want to meet you--- and we want to meet you now.
A key position within the marketing team, the Sr. Director of Social Media will report to the VP of Marketing. You are a thought leader who can merge digital, cultural, and social trends with analytics into a strategic vision and lead a team to execute it. You have a strong work ethic and never settle for "good enough." You not only thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, but you crave it.
Your usual day of awesomeness includes:

  • Lead the development of social media strategies and develop campaign-specific strategies that bring cultural relevance to the brands.
  • Lead team in calendar planning, content production, community management, copywriting, influencer marketing, social media crisis management, and reporting.
  • Establish KPIs and report against them for all platforms, including Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, Reddit, and LinkedIn.
  • Evaluate social tools currently used and recommend technology solutions and processes to maximize efficiency and drive organizational alignment.
  • Develop ongoing actionable recommendations for how to optimize based on insights from channel analysis, trends, and competitor tactics.
  • Build, lead, and mentor a team of energetic social media masterminds to produce breakthrough organic social media content that drives awareness and brand affinity.
  • Instill an "always learning" culture within the team that emphasizes staying on top of industry and consumer trends, focusing on emerging platforms, and testing new creative ideas to keep the brands at the forefront of social media development.
  • Remain up to date on the latest social media technologies and best practices, including algorithm or platform changes and new tools.
  • Test within developing social media platforms and experiment with leveraging new features on platforms to ensure brands are remaining relevant and innovative.
  • Form strategic social partnerships with social media platforms and other brands that can be leveraged to amplify initiatives and reach new audiences.
  • Regularly communicate with internal and external agencies to ensure great creative gets produced and flawlessly executed.


    • 10+ years of experience in social media agencies and/or in-house environments.
    • Experience developing brands within social media. Expert knowledge of Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Reddit, TikTok, and LinkedIn.
    • Demonstrated ability to formulate strategy, interpret analytics, and communicate results.
    • Experience with influencer marketing and/or managing an influencer marketing agency.
    • Extensive experience in disruptive thinking and non-traditional campaigns, and a burning desire to push beyond standard social executions.
    • Ability to leverage cultural insights and emerging social trends to develop breakthrough ideas.
    • Creative thinker with a proven ability to conceptualize and implement programs that are disruptive.
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Effective storyteller.
    • Track record of managing multiple complex projects.
    • Entrepreneurial problem solver with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative environment.
    • Strong understanding of current and emerging social platforms.

      We connect people to what's most important in their lives: Easily, affordably and reliably. We strive to be California's Preeminent Destination Employer. Oh yeah, we get it too! We understand what matters to you most. You're an individual with unique needs, and we're prepared to exceed any expectations you have for an ideal employer.
      We're smart, strategic, and get things done without a lot of red tape or unnecessary politics. Everyone matters here and everyone has a voice. Expect to spend your time contributing to projects that really matter. We obsess over the employee experience. To start, we provide some of the most competitive salary, benefits, family leave, vacation, retirement and equity options in Southern California. We believe in you and invest in you. Not just your career aspirations, but your life.
      In addition, we've got a laundry list of perks you'll brag about on insta -- Lunch every day prepared by our very own chef, healthy snacks, onsite gym, free massages, car wash services, and most importantly, a team atmosphere. We even raise the bar on well bars, including Espresso/Cappuccino/Nitro/Cold Brew/Kombucha Bar, Froyo Bar, Breakfast Bar, Snack Bar and a, well, you know, bar (after 5 pm).
      And if you feel intrigued right now reading, imagine the co-workers we have already attracted. This is the kind of team you'll want to take home to mom or invite to your kid's next birthday party. This is the kind of close-knit community happening here. Come check out how you can be part of Ultra & Mint!

      • Ownership: We are all owners; be the outcome and get the job done.
      • Action Biased: Be brilliant, proactive, and act with urgency.
      • Embrace the Adventure: Be agile, adaptive, and thrive on change.
      • Invent and Simplify: Never accept good enough.

        $1,000 REFERRAL BONUS
        Take a look at this job description, if you are the right person, please apply. If Ultra Mobile doesn't appear to be a fit for you, refer a friend or colleague and get $1,000. Let your friend or colleague know to provide your full name and email when applying to the job. If we hire them and they stay for 90 days, you get $1000. For more details of restrictions and rules, please email .
        Covid-19 Vaccination RequirementUVNV, Inc. has adopted a mandated vaccination policy to support the health and safety of our team members and our community. The Company requires all employees to be fully vaccinated. The Company will provide accommodations based on medical condition or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices. Please let us know if you'd like to discuss the policy or available accommodations before proceeding with our recruitment process.
        We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualification, experience, ability, and job performance.
        In support of the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the range of starting pay for this role is $150,000- $160,000. This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, actual compensation is influenced by a wide range of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, education, certifications, responsibility, and geographic location. We also offer a variety of benefits including health, disability insurance, 401 (k), flexible spending accounts, EAP, education reimbursement, parental leave, unlimited vacation, bonuses, incentive stock options and company paid holidays. The specific programs and options available will vary depending on state, start date, and employment type. Our recruitment team will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Keywords: Ultra Mobile, Costa Mesa , Senior Director, Social Media- Remote, Executive , Costa Mesa, California

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