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Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Sonic Management Group - Social Media Specialist - Intern

ABOUT SONICMG:
SonicMG works nationwide with many CEO’s and leaders of top entrepreneurial companies in the technology industry.  We apply unique coaching, strategic planning and processes to help these companies manage their businesses at a higher level.  Sonic has a professional staff with knowledge in Marketing, Finance, M & A, Leadership training, along with attracting and retaining top talent.  Through these unique processes, SonicMG certifies the best companies within the telecommunications industry. 
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Social Media Specialist will be responsible for increasing our member’s, along with SonicMG’s social media presence, help build a social media presence through facilitating conversation, compiling analytics, creating unique content and documenting processes in the social media space.  The Social Media Specialist will play a critical role in ensuring we are receiving a captive audience.  In this role the Social Media Specialist will also have the unique opportunity to work with our Business Development team and assist with interacting with C-level entrepreneurs.  It is essential to possess excellent organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, to prioritize and to be able to maintain focus during numerous interruptions and distractions.  The Social Media Specialist must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.  The staff at SonicMG embraces the “All hands on deck” mentality.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Social Media:
·         Monitor and engage on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
·         Create email content in Constant Contact
·         Research for existing telecom/technology content on the internet
·         Create written Blog postings for both SonicMG and our Member companies
·         Occasionally research for SonicMG blog postings
·         Think strategically and work to develop unique social media campaigns
·         Track social media statistics for SonicMG and our Member companies
·         Track key performance indicators for SonicMG and our Member companies
Company Knowledge
·         Have a clear understanding of the company’s mission and objectives
·         Understand each associate’s role within the company
·         Be aware and understand all strategic partnerships
·         Exercises confidentiality to ensure compliance with all regulations
Miscellaneous Duties:
·         Establishes and maintains good public relations
·         Practices good safety habits
·         Maintains the integrity of confidential information
·         Performs all other special projects and miscellaneous duties as assigned
A SUCCESSFUL SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING:
·         Currently enrolled in a 4-year University - maintaining a GPA of at least 3.0
·         Strong desire for personal and professional growth.  Demonstrated continuous learner
·         Must be detail oriented, a team player and technologically savvy
·         Familiar with and passionate about Twitter and Facebook
·         Strong presence on Twitter, Facebook and other social sites
·         Able to share writing samples – and able to generate four to ten unique articles a week focusing on an array of topics.
·         Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher proficient
·         Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with management staff and employees
·         Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with senior business leaders
·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
·         Excellent problem solving skills
·         Follows through with all assignments and job duties in a timely manner
·         Time management and organizational skills
BENEFITS OF BEING A SONICMG INTERN:
·         Flexible work schedule – at home and in the office – 10 hours/week
·         Gain an understanding of what it takes to successfully run a social media campaign
·         Receive one-on-one direct mentorship with a SonicMG executive throughout the summer
·         Ability to network with many business owners and CEOs throughout the United States
·         Unmatched resume building experience for future positions within the social media field
·         Internship runs for three months; from June to August

Apply online now.