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Social Media Specialist

Netgate is looking for a Social Media Specialist to lead the growth and management of our social media and forum presence and be the voice of the company on the internet.

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Department: Marketing     Type: Full Time     Location: Austin, TX

Social Media Specialist

Location: Austin, TX or Remote

Top Five Competencies

  1. Social Media Expertise
  2. Affinity for Conversation 
  3. Experience with Influencer and Affiliate Marketing 
  4. A Sense of Humor 
  5. Thick Skin (Ability to Handle Conflict)

Skills You Need to Be Successful

To be successful in this role, you will need to be able to: 

  • Have strong knowledge of router, firewall and VPN markets, competitors and premises / cloud solution models
  • Design and execute social media strategies to expand reach, grow following, and increase revenue
  • Engage in conversations as a representative of Netgate on our social media platforms and forum 
  • Lead our influencer and affiliate marketing efforts 
  • Be the eyes and ears of the marketing team with regards to our online community
  • Maintain a social media calendar
  • Generate reports showing the results of social media campaigns 
  • Use Hubspot Marketing tools

Impact You Will Have

As a Social Media Specialist at Netgate, you will: 

  • Lead the growth and management of our social media and forum presence
  • Be the voice of the company on the internet
  • Collaborate closely with members of the marketing, support, and engineering teams to keep our community engaged, celebrate company wins, and resolve conflict

Success in the First 6 Months Looks Like...

After your first 6 months at Netgate, you will have:

  • Completed a 30-60-90 day plan 
  • Developed a preliminary understanding of Netgate’s customers, industry, market, and product and presented your findings
  • Established an ongoing social media posting schedule
  • Created Netgate’s new influencer and affiliate marketing program

Life at Netgate

Several highlights of Netgate culture include: 

  • We love open source secure networking
  • Everyone wears multiple hats at one time or another
  • Have an idea? Let’s try it!
  • We’re here to help the company grow and help each other grow
  • Please share pictures of your pet(s)

Work Location

Austin, Texas, or ability to work remotely in sync with the USA central time zone.

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