Social Media/PR Specialist

| Austin
Social Media/PR Specialist
AffiniPay is looking for an energetic and outgoing Social Media and PR enthusiast to join our fast-growing marketing team. This person will work closely with our MarCom team to help manage and execute social media campaigns, promote company news and opportunities through appropriate channels, and improve industry awareness of AffiniPay, its technology, and its products. This person is a clear and concise communicator, an ambitious and creative problem solver, and an incredible team player.
  • Define and execute a social media and PR strategy for our three brands
  • Plan, manage, and execute social media posts and campaigns
  • Act as a social media administrator across all company social media platforms
  • Create relevant content while presenting/reporting on appropriate metrics and benchmarks, and monitoring relevant conversations
  • Become an advocate of AffiniPay in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate
  • Expand social media presence and platforms, leveraging social media presence to connect with more users and potential users, but also, legal technology and payment technology influencers
  • Work with MarCom team to develop social media and blog content calendar to support communication objectives
  • Work with content team to plan and disseminate press releases
  • Pursue relevant media connections and contacts to build a network of people to distribute company news
  • Create and execute a company influencer program
  • Communicate effectively with other departments within the organization and function within a team environment
  • Manage day-to-day activities related to social media. This includes tracking and analysis of social media conversations across various platforms, maintenance of our brands' social media sites and reputation management
  • Stay current and forward thinking on new tools and platforms, best practices and use within the competitive landscape
  • 5+ years cumulative experience in Social Media Management and PR
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of social media including but not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube and Instagram
  • Experience managing social profiles through Hootsuite, Spreadfast, Sprout Social, or similar platforms
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task multiple projects
  • Must have extensive and strong writing/original thinking abilities
  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Marketing, PR or other related field preferred
  • Excellent reporting, presentation, and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent networking skills
  • Excels at research, is able to identify trends, threats, and opportunities in social media content
  • Sense of urgency and proactiveness
  • Motivated and curious mind
  • Ability to work within a collaborative, team environment

About AffiniPay With over a decade of experience as a leader in financial technology, our AffiniPay development team has built a proprietary, end-to-end payment system that is used by tens of thousands of professionals and organizations across a variety of industries. Our robust platform is driving professional practices forward and improving the way that professionals get paid. Additionally, this platform was specifically developed to provide flexible payment integration options for developers in other industries to help them create custom payment solutions, and has been integrated into dozens of software products. We are facing interesting and unique problems as we look to change the professional payment industry.
 Affini-Perks! We've got you covered... Competitive compensation structure
401K with automatic 5% company contribution
100% paid medical, dental, and vision benefit plans
100% Company paid short- and long-term disability and life insurance
Competitive PTO plan
Paid maternity/paternity leave
Fun destination quarterly meetings
AffiniPay Swag Package
Company lunches and fully stocked kitchen
All the benefits of a startup culture without the downsides
The chance to get in on the ground floor of one of Austin's fastest growing companies!
AffiniPay is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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    • RubyLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
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3700 N Capital of Texas Hwy Suite 300, Austin, TX 78746

An Insider's view of AffiniPay, LLC

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

I write the documentation for developers who integrate with our Payment Gateway, and I work with a cross-functional team that includes Business Development, Product, and DevSupport. We guide partners and their developers as they create and maintain their integrations, and we work together internally to make the process quicker and easier.


Technical Program Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

As part of the Product Management Team, we sit on the intersection of Technology, UX, the Business and the Customer. All of us spend a significant of time with our customers and the market. However, given that we are market leaders, we get to lead and influence our entire industry which requires bold yet analytical product decision making.


Director of Product Management

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

My career has changed for the better while I’ve been at AffiniPay. After a year here, I switched from engineering to the product department. My manager helped identify this opportunity after I expressed an interest in taking a more customer-facing role. This sort of movement is encouraged and has allowed many folks to grow in their careers.


Product Manager

What are AffiniPay, LLC Perks + Benefits

AffiniPay, LLC Benefits Overview

Employee happiness and well-being are key to our success, which is why we’ll reward your hard work and strive to earn your loyalty with fantastic perks and incentives.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
AffiniPay contributes an automatic 5% to our staff's 401(K).
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
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