Archive for December, 2011

DEC
20
Happy Holidays. We Loved Dancing With You.
Written by Mekanism at 5:48 pm • • No Commentsawesomeness, content, digital, Uncategorized

We had a holiday party. It was an amazing time. You may or may not have been there.

To make that guessing game a little bit easier, below are the 2,087 pictures our amazing photographer Stian Rasmussen took of the event.

Thanks to everyone who came and drank our beer. Or whiskey. Or lit a sparkler. Or danced. Or flipped off the camera.

(We’re lookin’ at you, Camilla.)

Honestly, though. The party was amazing and we’re so glad so many of you could come.

Happy Holidays, Internet. We hope you have a lovely one with your family and friends.

DEC
1
You Should Be Our Digital Influencer Manager.
Written by Mekanism at 5:25 pm • • No Commentsawesomeness, content, digital,
Hey there. We’re looking for a┬áDigital Influencer Manager. If you make it all the way through this listing? I’ll show you the people you’d get to work with in a plethora of humorous pictures (okay just one, but it’s really them and they are an enjoyable bunch to work with). Enjoy!
DIGITAL INFLUENCER MANAGER

Description:
Hey we’re Mekanism! We’re AdAge’s Small Agency of the Year for 2011. Over the last 10 years, we have launched killer projects for clients including Method, eBay, Pepsi, DKNY, Virgin America, Stella Artois, Axe, and many others. We are an integrated agency that tackles problems for brands starting with creative strategy and ideation, offering world-class in-house production services (live action, animation, interactive and post), all the way through social media syndication (our answer to distribution). Regardless of format, our focus is on telling brand stories and building communities. Please check out our work at mekanism.com. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage the full client life cycle of digital influencer activation:

1. Develop influencer engagement concepts for new business pitches
2. Identify & build appropriate influencer relationships that will lead to meaningful coverage
3. Manage influencer relationships upon campaign launch
4. Concept, plan and execute branded events for influencers on behalf of clients
5. Track and report campaign success

Develop digital influencer engagement strategies designed for positive online word of mouth
Work with client strategists, producers, and creative teams to achieve client goals
Measure, monitor, and report results on an ongoing basis for multiple clients
Communicate project status to client contacts and social media team
Potential to work out of our NYC office

EXPERIENCE

5-7 years of PR or influencer marketing experience, with a focus on digital and social media
Ability to manage a team of three junior digital influence strategists
Ability to establish relationships with online and digital media outlets and influencers
Experience planning, managing & executing branded events ” from 10 to 200 people
Examples of previous media placement in consumer-facing online properties
Knowledge of social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and other emerging platforms
Creativity, strategic thinking, attention to detail, and ability to multi-task are a must
Experience with social media tracking and analytics tools
Excellent written, oral and presentation skills
Exceptional project management and organizational skills
Bachelors degree in marketing or related field

APPLICATION DIRECTIONS

Please submit your cover letter and resume to jobs.mekanism.com. Make sure to specify that you are applying for the Digital Influence Manager position.