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Optimist Consulting Is Hiring A Social Media Manager, Real Estate In New York, NY

Optimist Consulting is a fully integrated public relations and digital marketing firm specializing in residential real estate and lifestyle brands. Year-after-year, Optimist is recognized by the Observer as one of the top specialty Public Relations firms in New York.
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From Optimist Consulting

Optimist is looking for an experienced Social Media Manager with at least one year of agency experience to join our ever-growing team of 6 people. This role has strong growth potential and we are looking for someone who is highly motivated, articulate with clients, creative, a team-player, and understands where social media is going.

The Social Media Manager will be responsible for overseeing social media strategy, community management, content calendars, and reporting for a number of social media channels for our real estate and architecture clients in alignment with the communications and PR strategy and goals.

We are looking for an innovative, hands-on, organized individual, with excellent writing skills who is hungry to learn and possesses a strong understanding of social media and luxury branding.

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  • Oversee accounts and manage clients’ relationships
  • Develop overall social media strategy to drive engagement and increase followers
  • Collaborate with team members to develop, produce, and publish content calendars
  • Coordinate social media events and develop relationships with relevant influencers
  • Plan and execute live social media coverage for events
  • Offer innovative insights and solutions, and stay current with social media trends
  • Create monthly client account reports to showcase growth, engagement, and highlight relevant information

Qualifications / Desired Skills

  • 1 year of agency experience as a Social Media Manager
  • A passion for architecture, design, New York, luxury, real estate, and storytelling
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, or a related field
  • Demonstrated experience of using social media in personal or professional setting
  • Working knowledge of photo and/or video editing within a social context is a plus
  • Ability to juggle and prioritize multiple projects and meet deadlines in a fast-­paced, dynamic environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail, verbal and written presentation skills, and organizational skills

Competitive salary and benefits.

To apply: email resume to