Social Media Manager

Bolt Threads

We’re Looking For...

A Social Media Manager who is curious, collaborative, and interested in building an engaged community. The ideal candidate is comfortable identifying interesting stories and capturing/creating content to best tell that story through art and copy on social. This person will oversee all social channels; responsibilities include strategic development, content creation, tactical execution, community management, and ongoing measurement and optimization. To be successful, this person must be social-first, able to develop company-wide relationships, embody Bolt values, and proactively look for ways to improve as we continue to grow.

You’ll be Excited to Come to Work Because…

- You’ll have the ability to make a significant, positive impact on a team, a company, and the world.

- You’ll get honest feedback that’s given in the service of helping us get better at what we do.

- You’ll encounter unique (often ambiguous) challenges, and diverse teams working to solve them

- You’ll be unleashed to find innovative approaches to marketing.

The Work

Within the first 30 days you will….

- Own the development of Bolt’s social strategy and creative execution

- Take responsibility for creation (art + copy) and publishing of all content on Bolt social channels, including capturing real-time content during key moments

- Partner with creative teams, outside agencies/freelancers, and influencers as needed to generate social content

- Build relationships across the organization, including at the executive level

- Begin to understand Bolt’s science and product development process

- Deliver customer-first service in regular posting, monitoring and engagement

- Monitor all social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter) for Bolt, executives, and beyond; closely monitoring for comments, DMs, and mentions

- Be on top of all the latest updates to each platform and current social media trends to provide recommendations

- Work with marketing to ensure brand consistency and assist with tasks as needed.

In the first 60 days you will….

- Create channel development strategies to grow accounts and develop meaningful connections with new audiences

- Work cross-functionally to develop quarterly content calendars

- Identify opportunities and implement new content and features

- Develop clear KPIs and report monthly and annually to key stakeholders

- Be a social media go-to resource for Bolt executives and the company-at-large

This Team will be Excited to Have You Because You Bring...

- Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required

- 5+ years of social media marketing experience

- Super strong personal digital presence (LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter)

- Strong sense of curiosity and resilience

- Thorough understanding of social media trends and best practices

- High comfort level capturing photography content and working in content editing tools (ex: Photoshop, Lightroom, InDesign, Illustrator)

- Experience using social analytics platforms (ex: Sprout Social, Hootsuite, Google Analytics)

- Excellent interpersonal skills

- Comfort with ambiguity

- Proven ability to use data to inform and guide decisions

- Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and handle issues of a sensitive nature with tact and discretion

- This position can be based in Portland or Emeryville, plan to travel 25% of the time between those two locations.

Sounds interesting?