Vice President, Digital and Social Media Strategy

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Washington, DC
Published 27 days ago

SKDK, an award-winning public affairs and political advertising agency, is looking for a driven, self-starter to join its Digital Media team as Vice President, Digital and Social Media Strategy. With offices in Washington, D.C., New York City, Albany, and Los Angeles, SKDK brings unparalleled strategic communications experience to Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, philanthropic organizations, labor unions, political committees, and candidates.


Whether it is creating a campaign launch video for a candidate, assisting a corporate client on establishing messaging around their corporate social responsibility strategy, or guiding a nonprofit through a crisis, SKDK is always at the forefront, leading the charge. There is no company better that understands the intersection of press, politics, and policy.


At SKDK, we are made whole by the diversity of our team. We are a firm that invites and celebrates the uniqueness of each member of our team and encourages individuals to bring their best selves into the workplace. Whether it is through participation in one of our Employee Resource Groups, serving on our DEI Council, opportunities to volunteer, or bringing a new perspective to client work, your individuality and experience matters.


As a Vice President, you will work with a wide range of clients, including corporate, association, nonprofit and issue advocacy, and support the work of the firm to create deliverables that are creative, strong, and will help meet clients’ goals.

A Vice President, Digital and Social Media Strategy’s job responsibilities include:

  • Developing and leading digital and social media programs for clients, including overseeing strategy and execution to support: audience and platform development; online content planning, publishing, and reporting; and community and campaign management
  • Writing creative briefs and collaborating with creative teams to develop content across a variety of social media platforms.
  • Overseeing social listening capabilities, leveraging social listening platforms and other methods to identify insights and opportunities to support content development, crisis response, and competitive/consumer research requests.
  • Leading efforts to develop benchmarks and KPIs for clients and measuring performance clients with an emphasis on producing insightful learnings and actionable recommendations.
  • Building and expanding SKDK Digital’s brand and consumer marketing portfolio, developing capabilities decks ad new business proposals and participating in pitches.

A successful candidate will have:

  • 5+ years of experience leading social media marketing programs (senior level and above), ideally, as a digital or social strategist from ad/PR agencies.
  • Experience leading a digital-first creative process. Having led a dedicated creative team is a plus.
  • Deep understanding of digital tools and platforms, including social media channels, website best practices, SEO, and social listening.
  • Business development potential is highly desirable.

Please Note: This role is currently remote due to continued closure of SKDK offices due to COVID-19. This role will be Washington D.C or New York City based upon return to office (anticipated return date: January 2022).

What we offer: 

SKDK provides a generous benefits package including 100% coverage for health, vision, and dental insurance premiums; paid parental leave; time off including vacation, holidays, and sick time; 401(k) with an employer contribution, reimbursement for cellular service, public transportation benefits, and additional benefits.

SKDK believes in the growth and development of all our employees and therefore we offer:

Professional development and career guidance

Opportunities for advancement

Participation in Employee Resource Groups 

A collegial and supportive office environment

SKDK is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any protected category.

SKDK, an award-winning public affairs and political advertising agency, is looking for a driven, self-starter to join its Digital Media team as Vice President, Digital and Social Media Strategy. With offices in Washington, D.C., New York City…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule


Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

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