Wagstaff Media & Marketing is an integrated public relations and marketing agency devoted to the culinary, travel and wine and spirits industries. We offer a comprehensive suite of communications, digital marketing, and branding services for our restaurant, hotel/resort, travel destination, wine and spirits, and hospitality lifestyle clients.
Wagstaff is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and welcoming team. We operate on the belief that we are stronger together. At Wagstaff, you will be a part of an intrepid, transparent, genuine, and sharing culture where we strive to make things better for our team members, clients, and communities.
We are looking for a dynamic Social & Digital Marketing Associate to join our team of versatile storytellers and marketers who are professionally dedicated to their passions for food, wine, and travel and strive to make things better.
- Offer client-facing and behind-the-scenes support
- Execute strategy, with a focus on specialized areas such as social media posting and community management, paid media, copywriting, influencer marketing, email marketing, consumer journey tracking, and website development
- Present during client meetings, as needed, and actively participate in drafting new business proposals
- Conduct research, reporting, influencer list building, content creation, and drafting presentations/decks
- Copywriting such as fact sheets, briefs, recaps, content shot lists, content calendars, and itineraries
- Identify and engage with influencers
- Direct creative team on execution of digital assets
- Research and help develop strategic partnerships and creative social campaigns
- As needed, assist in coordinating (and attending) events on behalf of clients
- Provide general support to the overall client team on all initiatives in the marketing campaign
- Must be able to manage time and deadlines autonomously on a daily and weekly basis
- Comfortable working independently and as part of a multi-functional team
- Solid and professional communication skills
- Adaptable, solution-oriented, and resourceful when tackling challenges and obstacles
- Self-starter who loves taking initiative and seeing things through to completion
- Highly motivated to learn new things and improve your skills
- Driven and compassionate
- Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and other platforms such as Adobe to be able to communicate, report results, create tools and templates for client work
- Experience with creating, managing, and engaging Social Media platforms, including Facebook Business Suite, Instagram for Business & platform paid advertising
- Experience working within email marketing programs such as Mailchimp
- Knowledge of basic website infrastructure on platforms like WordPress
- An overall passion for the hospitality lifestyle industries - restaurants, travel/destinations/hotels, wine & spirits
- This role is remote in the sense that you will be working from home, however, this role requires you to be based in the New York, Los Angeles or Chicago area to attend occasional in-person client and team events
Wagstaff offers a variety of benefits and perks including medical, dental, vision, flexible-spending and life insurance plans as well as, 401(k), ample PTO, hospitality allowance, remoting opportunities and more.