Social Media Content Creator (3-4 Months Contract)

With over 25 years of experience and proudly Canadian owned and operated, The Orion Group Inc. is a search firm providing permanent, contract, and temporary staffing solutions nationwide.

We are looking for a tech savvy Social Media Content Creator who is able to work independently to join our team in a 3-4 month contract position. The Social Media Content Creator will take the lead on creating content for and building the social media presence of two of our company’s divisions.

Candidates should have experience with digital publishing including writing blogs, creating videos, and producing social media content. They should also be skilled at generating traffic and planning out content that will generate leads for new business.

If possible, along with submitting your resume, please share samples of your work (portfolio, links to published articles, social media handles for accounts you manage etc.).

Location: Thornhill, ON – Please note that this role is temporarily hybrid with the majority of days being remote.

Responsibilities include:

  • Research industry-related topics
  • Create content that advertises our company and services
  • Prepare well-structured drafts using digital publishing platforms
  • Edit and proofread written pieces before publication
  • Interview industry professionals and incorporate their views in blog posts
  • Conduct keyword research and use SEO guidelines to optimize content
  • Promote content on social networks and monitor/respond to engagement (e.g. comments and shares)
  • Measure web traffic to content (e.g. conversion and bounce rates)
  • Update our website as needed
  • Stay up to date with the latest industry trends and practices
  • Additional professional writing duties such as writing newsletters to send to our clients/candidates

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Digital Media, English, Journalism, Communications or a relevant field
  • Proven work experience as a Content Creator, Copywriter or similar role
  • Portfolio of published post/articles/newsletters
  • Hands-on experience with Content Management Systems (e.g. Wix, WordPress, Hootsuite)
  • Familiarity with Content Creation tools (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Spark)
  • Excellent writing and editing skills in English
  • An ability to fact-check long-form content pieces
  • Time-management skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Social Media Marketing
  • Familiarity with SEO

If this sounds like you, then we would like to hear from you. Send your resume to careers@theoriongroup.ca for consideration.

Please note only candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

The Orion Group is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Social Media Links:

    • LinkedIn: The Orion Group Inc.
    • Facebook: theoriongroup.ca
    • Twitter: theoriongroupca
    • Instagram: theoriongroupinc

To apply for this job email your details to careers@theoriongroup.ca