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Social Media Manager

At RUMOR, social media is an integral part of the solutions we provide for our clients. Our projects range from solving complex problems for high profile companies, to helping small businesses get new products or brands off the ground. We’re seeking a talented and experienced Social Media Manager to join our team. Candidates must have in-depth experience with social media strategy and understand its importance and role within successful brand management. You must demonstrate strong conceptual abilities, leadership, long and short-term understanding of strategy, and be able to consistently generate creative ideas. Candidates must also have exceptional project management skills and be able to manage and coordinate multiple accounts consecutively, while working with internal content creators. All that said, we like to keep a pretty fun, laid back, but hard-working atmosphere here at the RUMOR. We are looking for someone who not only specializes in social media, but is a good fit for our team.

Due to the highly-collaborative and fast-paced environment, this is a full time, in-office position. Those seeking remote or part time work will not be considered to fill this position. RUMOR is conveniently located at 255 River Bend Way, North Salt Lake, Utah 84054. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an in-person interview. Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and portfolio of work.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage Social Media team and project workflows, providing feedback, support, and mentorship to team members.
  • Work closely directly with clients, with extreme professionalism representing the agency.
  • Develop, implement, and manage multiple clients’ social media strategies and channels.
  • Identify target audiences for social media strategies and campaigns and develop messaging and content accordingly.
  • Define important social media SMART goals and KPIs.
  • Communicate strategies and iterate based on feedback.
  • Develop the written and visual language and concepts for all social projects—adapting style and tone based on audience, channel, and industry.
  • Write, manage, and oversee all social media content.
  • Measure and analyze the success of every social media campaign— reporting on key findings to the team and clients.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest social media best practices and technologies.
  • Collaborate with the creative, development, and media teams to ensure consistency at all brand touch points.
  • Monitor user engagement and suggest content optimization.
  • Targeted outreach with relevant industry professionals and influencers to create a strong network and campaigns.
  • Stay up to date and organized, keeping projects on defined timelines and budgets.
  • Be positive and proactive, on-time and on-target.


  • 5+ years experience as a Social Media Manager or similar role, agency experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations, project management, or related field.
  • Strong leadership, project management, and organizational skills.
  • Professionalism in working with team members and clients.
  • Creative eye and ability to self direct video and photo shoots, and editing skills.
  • Passion for social media content creation and realizing brands’ visions.
  • Understand how to utilize and customize social media for brand awareness and impressions for many different clients based on their specific needs.
  • Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram,TikTok, YouTube, and other social media best practices.
  • Exceptional copywriting skills to speak as and for a brand, while matching their voice and tone.
  • Extensive understanding of social media KPIs and SMART goals.
  • Experience with social media planning and management tools (Trello, Sprinklr, and Facebook Creator Studio are a plus).
  • Motivated by feedback, and by the opportunity to improve in your role, in the work, and in how you work together as a team.
  • Excellent time-management skills to not only balance multiple clients strategies, but each individual social channel.
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A collaborative, humble nature.
  • Confidence to create and implement individualized social media strategies. 
  • Ability to collaborate with each department to not only help push the social media agenda, but learn how to use social media to help the brand across all platforms.


Founded in 1997, RUMOR is a full-service agency located in Salt Lake City, Utah with a reputation for delivering the highest level of creative and marketing strategy to our clients. We call ourselves RUMOR because we believe a rumor is the most powerful form of communication in existence—the kind that quickly and spontaneously grows until people can’t stop talking about it. We’re an ad agency with a great culture and a positive environment where merit is noticed and rewarded.

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous paid time off
  • Fully paid health insurance premiums
  • Highly creative office space
  • Great clients, exciting projects
  • Stocked kitchen with fresh treats, a soda fountain, and goodies

RUMOR Advertising is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Interested? Let us know.

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  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 128 MB.