Social Media/Digital Marketing Specialist

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The Social Media and Marketing Specialist at Connexus Energy must have a deep understanding of social media and be a natural marketer.  In this position you will be the company's social media expert who develops, coordinates and maintains social media platforms and helps take us to the next level. You will also be able to utilize your marketing skills by assisting with various marketing campaigns.  In our small team environment you will be able to take your skills to the next level and play a significant role in the company's overall success


Connexus Energy is a progressive company that provides electric service to residential and commercial customers in a 7-county area north of Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Providing electric service to our members is a vital and important part of our community.  Check out our company vision, mission and values on our website and you'll find out what is at the core of making Connexus Energy a great place to work! 

Key Responsibilities & Results:

  • Recommend, create and implement Connexus Energy's social media strategy
  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content
  • Create and maintain social media calendars and schedules
  • Serve as an internal expert for all things digital, and keep management aware of activities and emerging trends and practices
  • Assist with developing and executing campaigns and engagement strategies that support marketing, communications, customer service and human resources/recruiting
  • Help identify target markets for campaigns based on market research
  • Plan and coordinate special programs, activities and events
  • Help write campaign materials and coordinate production
  • Collaborate with internal teams

Required Talents, Skills, Expertise, Education:

  • BA or BS in Marketing or Communications, with an emphasis in digital media
  • 3+ years experience in marketing or communications
  • Proficient using Adobe Suite tools
  • Proficient in Bitly and Hootsuite
  • Functional knowledge of WordPress
  • Strong analytical and strategic planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal skills
  • Proven ability to develop well-written materials
  • Detail oriented with ability to oversee projects from origin through execution 

Preferred Talents, Skills, Expertise, Education:

  • Customer engagement experience
  • Familiarity with Connexus Energy or utility industry in general
  • Some experience with data analytics

Additional Data:

The application review process will begin on March 16, 2018.


Compensation:  This position offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability insurance, 401(k), and tuition reimbursement.


An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. 




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