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Manager, Social Media Brand Strategy

Capital One
McLean, VA
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McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, were building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.                                               

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Manager, Social Media Brand Strategy

What the Social Media Strategist will do:

  • Own the social strategy for Financial Services across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Snapchat, and other platforms, as needed.
  • Develop content calendar for all social media content across a range of Financial Services for our enterprise social channels in accordance with a content strategy. Campaigns may include Auto Navigator, Tools and Calculators, in addition to Capital Ones participation in and sponsorship of SXSW. 
  • Develop thoughtful media briefs for our paid social media planners and advise on social advertising strategies and recommendations that best meet the objectives of your lines of business
  • Develop and oversee the creative marketing process including writing and presenting of creative briefs, the day-to-day management of agencies, and providing oversight of creative development to ensure marketing assets are on brand, high quality, unassailable, and being delivered on schedule
  • Drive insights and learnings that influence our publishing agenda
  • Make strategic recommendations that drive social engagement, impressions, or conversions
  • Serve as an integral member of the Financial Services marketing team while managing partner relationships remotely
  • Manage input from cross-functional stakeholders (internal & external partners, creative team, legal, compliance, etc.)
  • Optimize marketing strategies informed by past results, market changes and consumer insights
  • Manage one high-performing direct report

What you will bring to the role:

  • Experience working with and inspiring creative teams with smart strategies, managing agency relationships on both strategic and creative projects, developing paid media strategies for social, and influencing others across a variety of marketing functions
  • Expertise across all major social platforms. Including: Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, YouTube, etc.
  • Experience developing and executing Paid Media campaigns across several of the major social platforms preferably for a large consumer brand
  • Keen process orientation and ability to work independently to resolve problems, yet with a strategic sense for how and when to effectively manage up
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with flawless execution while adhering to tight timelines, also making sure efforts are meeting the business needs at every touch point
  • Proven experience developing creative briefs and working closely with creative and agency teams to ensure we deliver on them successfully
  • Ability to partner effectively with cross-functional teams, work autonomously, and navigate ambiguity (including senior stakeholders, creative teams, operations, legal, PR etc.)
  • Persuasive communicator both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated history of delivering marketing innovation for large scale brand
  • Skilled relationship-builder with strong aptitude for client relationship management
  • Ability to travel 25% to 40% (work with partners in person at least 2 times per quarter in Plano, TX and Atlanta, GA)

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or military experience.
  • At least 6 years of experience in marketing of consumer products and services with a focus on digital.
  • At least 4 years of social media marketing experience (content creation, social media advertising, social content strategy)
  • At least 2 years of running paid social campaigns
  • At least 2 years of experience with a consumer brand

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 8 years of experience in marketing or advertising with a focus on social or digital
  • Two years of experience in a highly regulated industry

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.


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