Social Media Analyst - E02

Oak Brook, Illinois
07 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Please be advised this position is in our social media team (not part of web analytics). Must have social media professional experience (minimum of 2 years) post graduation in order to be considered a qualified candidate.

At Exelon, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 150 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!


This job is responsible for executing a clearly defined social media strategy in line with corporate communications, marketing and customer support initiatives. This position is responsible for evaluating, planning, organizing, managing, and contributing to all social media channels in an effort to achieve corporate objectives while ensuring a consistent message and strengthening the companys position in the online community. This position also performs day-to-day activities including content updates and site maintenance for all company-related internet and intranet sites consistent with the centralized management of all electronic communications and standards. ; This position uses content management, portal software and Adobe Creative Suite to manage and deploy the sites it operates. ; This job independently works with clients to enhance internal and external communications to meet business goals and improve companys image and profitability.

Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.


- Manage and execute all aspects of Social Media and Website development and maintenance, including:

; - Develops and edits content for the social media landscape.

; - Provides ongoing guidance to partner organizations (customer service, human resources, etc. ) on how to use social media in support of daily operations and customer-focused campaigns.

; - Stays current with all social media industry developments and best practices.

; - Manages social media campaigns against defined success metrics.

; - Create, edit, manage and post online content.

; - Adhere to the company digital user experience standards and guidelines- including usability, graphic design, branding, information architecture, navigation, content and functionality.

; - Apply best practice principles of usability, graphic design, online customer self-service, communications, and marketing.

; - Apply understanding of customer needs, business/functional requirements, company Web and Social Media standards and guidelines and IT
(internal and external) capabilities in the design and development and/or implementation of Web technologies (social media applications, application widgets, etc. ).

; - Creates new site / service development, including assisting with requirements gathering, creating functional site prototypes, and testing.

; - Collaborate with all business areas and other team members to produce compelling Web and Social Media content.

; - Post multimedia files to the Web. Process, compress, and caption files for the companys online archives and external social media outlets.

; - Monitor and respond to customer inquiries received via the Web.

- Provide statistical information to ensure the most effective utilization of personnel, equipment and/or materials for business operations.

- Monitor and coordinate activities to support operational performance management - specifically company presence, in social media channels (e. g. , Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Blogs, etc. ), maintain ongoing communication and report daily results. Maintain quality control and review at all stages of Web site production with client and Web team to ensure final product meets all defined standards

- Track, maintain, analyze and provide current information on the operations business scorecard or key performance indicators (KPIs).

; - Develops, executes and evaluates integrated online communications strategies and tactics to effectively communicate to customers and other stakeholders about energy-related products, services or issues in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.

; - Provides strategic online communication counsel to internal stakeholders, using all relevant communication tools (planning, research, tactic development and measurement).

; - Creates and implements integrated communication strategies and targeted tactics to positively position the company within the community and support the companys brand and image to both external and internal audiences.

- Develop, organize and present detailed performance reports for both internal and external use.

; - Researches and summarizes online news articles/coverage of company, proactively ensuring communication leadership is aware of all coverage about the company. Works collaboratively with others in; Communications, to share best practices, provide support and ensure an enterprise-wide perspective



- Bachelors degree, preferably in communications, marketing or business administration, plus 3-5 or more years related job experience.

- At least 3 years experience performing website maintenance and/or developing websites, or the equivalent combination of formal education/training/experience.

- Minimum of two (2) years experience using social media tools for blogging, micro-blogging (Twitter), online social interaction (Facebook), online media sharing (YouTube), social media monitoring, and Web site analytics.

- General proficiency in standard software applications:

- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office SharePoint Services (MOSS)

- Microsoft Office
(in particular Outlook, Word, PowerPoint , Excel, and Visio)

- Adobe Creative Suite 4 (or higher)
(in particular: Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, Acrobat)



- JavaScript

- Web Traffic Reporting Tools (WebTrends and Google Analytics)

- Basic operating system functions: ability to map drives, ability to install applications, browser operation
(internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome)

- Thorough understanding of all social media channels, tools, etiquette, best-practices, and metrics.

- Familiar with industry standard management tools and third-party services such as Jive, Cision, Radian6, Hootsuite, etc.

- Demonstrated superior writing and presentation skills.

- Demonstrated ability to handle a variety of complex communication projects simultaneously; on budget and on deadline.

- Demonstrated strategic thinking; ability to see the big picture and small details equally.

- General knowledge of the practices, procedures and principles of performance analysis (trending, root cause and gap analysis) benchmarking and audit compliance. ; Ability to analyze organizational data and problems, interpret and recommend alternative courses of action, and implement intervention strategies to attain performance targets.

- Ability to act with minimum direction to troubleshoot common technical issues related to Web maintenance tasks.

- This is an individual contributor position that woks under general supervision and frequently performs non-routine work. This position is expected to resolve most questions and problems through interaction with internal and/or external stakeholders, executives, directors, managers, and staff across the organization, and refers only the most complex issues to higher levels. On occasion, may mentor less experienced colleagues.

- May require working extended hours and/or shift work to support business operations.

- Requires participation in an Emergency Preparedness role to support storm and emergency activity.

Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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