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Social Media Lead



Marketing & Communications
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, March 1, 2024
Inkitt is building the Disney of the 21st Century, standing at the forefront of technology and entertainment. Leveraging AI and predictive algorithms, Inkitt discovers unknown stories and turns them into blockbuster hits, producing a new $1M ebook every 4 weeks and selling directly to consumers through its Galatea app. Inkitt has become the 11th most bestseller-generating publisher in the world, boasting a 40x higher hit-rate than traditional publishers. Recently raising a Series C and backed by some of the top VC’s such as: Khosla, Kleiner Perkins, and NEA Ventures, our recent expansion into GalateaTV is only the beginning of our journey to becoming the next-gen entertainment powerhouse.

What You'll Do:

  • Extremely Hands On: content creation and managing content creator team members and freelancers
  • Unique Strategy: the primary goal is to create and maintain unique social media strategies to grow our online presence to improve our marketing and conversion efforts
  • Vision: set the vision and manage overall content strategy and performance for all social media channels, continuously innovating with new formats and platforms
  • Create: create original content, manage posts and analyze metrics to gauge the success of our social media campaigns
  • Data-Driven: utilize data-driven insights to adjust the social media strategy for optimal results. Share data and results to demonstrate channel health, community engagement, plus test-and-learn opportunities
  • Trends: stay updated on the latest social media trends, tools and best practices
  • Build and Lead: build and lead the Social Media Team and content creators to ideate, create, and curate engaging content, including text, images, videos and graphics

What You'll Bring:

  • 5+ years of experience in social media with significant growth in follower engagement
  • Startup hungry; you excel in a fast-paced, scrappy environment and you welcome new challenges
  • Committed to building an in-person work culture; you prefer a hybrid work model
  • Not afraid of the camera; you love creating content yourself
  • Resourceful, scrappy and an excellent problem solver
  • At the crossroads of creativity and data; you're able to analyze data to assess performance of social media strategies
  • You are able to context switch from strategy to player coach roles
  • Comprehensive knowledge of social media strategies, platforms, influencer trends, creative practices, and internet/pop culture, while staying consistently updated on platform changes and trends
  • Has the creativity to develop a unique content strategy and identify new opportunities for growth
  • Excellent storytelling and writing skills, with the ability to communicate effectively and collaborate across different teams
  • Ability to project manage multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize tasks based on business needs
  • Proven experience building, growing and managing teams
  • Ability to solve problems and identify opportunities through the use of data and analytics, market research and strategic frameworks
  • Ability to work to in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment, while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Tracking social analytics and distilling them into actionable takeaways

What We’ll Offer:

  • 401k plan, designed to help you save for the future
  • Health benefits tailored to your needs, including medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Professional coaching after two years with us
  • Team-building events, including our annual Tulum trip
  • Unlimited access to our Galatea app
  • Unlimited budget for self-development books
  • Charity donation of your choice at your one year anniversary
  • Snacks and drinks from our micro-kitchens
  • Class Pass membership for US based employee and gym access for Berlin employees
  • Dog/cat friendly offices in Berlin and San Francisco
The annual base salary range for this position is $140,000—$170,000 USD. Compensation will be determined by skill level, proficiencies, and experience.
At Inkitt, we strive to build a company culture and provide employment opportunities based on diversity and inclusion. We believe every author should have an equal opportunity to succeed, as should our team members. As a growing team from 20+ countries, we welcome everyone to apply.
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