Careers

talkStrategy is a full-service integrated marketing and communications agency located in the heart of downtown San Antonio. We’re more than just service providers. We’re trusted advisors and passionate advocates for our clients and their issues.

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Digital Media Executive

talkStrategy is looking for a Digital Media Executive who thrives in a collaborative, fast-paced work environment, looks at social and digital media as one, and has an agile and adventurous approach to help guide future adoption of new technologies. The minimum experience for a candidate is four years of digital media campaign management, with an emphasis in strategy development, paid media advertising (digital and social), social community management and content creation. Candidates must have a thorough understanding of the marketing ecosystem, online consumer behavior, the ability to guide digital strategy, paid digital channels (primarily the Google Display Network and Facebook Business Manager), strategic budget management, and be able to produce metrics reporting along with analysis and insights to assess success against goals.

Qualified candidates should send resumes and work samples to tina@talk-strategy.com.

No phone calls, please.

Responsibilities:
  • Strategize, plan, and execute engaging and effective paid digital media (inclusive of social and email marketing) campaigns to meet the client objectives on-time and on-budget
  • Manage multiple paid digital campaigns simultaneously including monitoring, optimizing and reporting of performance metrics using Facebook Business Manager, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Ads and Google Data Studio
  • Create and manage client digital profiles and accounts, including but not limited to: Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Google My Business, Mailchimp, YouTube, Yelp, Tripadvisor, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, YouTube, Reddit and Instagram
  • As a valued member of the digital department: inspire peers, elevate thinking, exceed expectations, evolve feedback
  • Produce strategic, engaging, and shareable digital media content strategies tailored to specific networks, audiences, and brands
  • Manage multiple social media communities including monitoring customer service/audience interactions on various platforms on behalf of clients in a timely and professional manner
  • Monitor website performance and work with web teams to optimize client websites according to insights
  • Develop, manage and execute email marketing campaigns including content strategy, cadence, list management, and performance
  • Stay abreast of digital media trends and items/initiatives pertinent to each client’s industry and competitors
  • Collaborate fully with internal colleagues to achieve campaign integration, including digital, creative, marketing, public relations and crisis relations
  • Embrace talkStrategy values to be: collaborative, brilliant, empowering, kind, and honorable
Minimum Job Requirements:
  • At least four years of digital marketing campaign experience
  • Extensive knowledge and recent experience (within the past 2 years) executing paid advertising on Google Display Network and Facebook Ads Manager
  • Degree in Communications, Marketing, Digital Media, Business or in a similar field
  • Knowledge of marketing campaigns, content creation and digital platforms in the public space is essential to this role
  • Exceptional communication and creative thinking skills, with an ability to use data, industry best-practices, experience, and intuition to inform decisions
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and maintain excellent organizational skills
  • Active and well-rounded personal presence on social media, with a command of each network and their best practices
  • Collaborative spirit with drive to create smart work, meet brand objectives, and serve client needs graciously
  • Some weekends, off-hour/on-call work and travel may be required
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Agency or corporate communications experience
  • Experience with Mailchimp, WordPress, Sprout Social, Asana, Slack
  • Facebook Blueprint Certification in at least one of the following: Digital Marketing, Media Buying, Media Planning
  • Hootsuite Certification in Social Marketing and Advanced Social Marketing
  • Certifications in Google Ads Search and Google Ads
  • Website development experience is a plus
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish) is a plus

STAFF ACCOUNTANT

The DeBerry Group is seeking a Staff Accountant. The ideal candidate is someone with agency experience, as well as a generalist who can handle a wide range of accounting responsibilities. This is a 30-hour per week position. Qualified candidates should send resumes to laurin@thedeberrygroup.com. No phone calls, please.

Responsibilities

Accounting Functions:

  • Manage accounts receivable
  • Manage accounts payable/check runs
  • Monthly Invoicing
  • Manage fixed assets
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Cash Management and reconciliation
  • Company credit card management and reconciliation
  • Month End and Year End Close
  • Reporting financials to CEO monthly
  • Manage Payroll thru 3rd party provider
  • Knowledge of the business side invoice functions of Facebook, Twitter, Google and Spotify
  • Manage Time Tracking System

HR Functions:

  • On-boarding and Off-boarding employees
  • Health Benefits
  • 401(k)

Tax Functions:

  • File annual property tax rendition with the county
  • Sales Tax – monthly filing
  • Franchise Tax – work with outside CPA on filing extensions and making estimated payment

Required Skills:

  • 5 years of experience
  • QuickBooks
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office 365
  • 10 Key
  • Time Value Amortization Software

PUBLIC RELATIONS ACCOUNT SUPERVISOR

We are hiring a public relations account supervisor with proven excellence in crisis communications, public affairs, media relations, and community engagement programs within an omni-channel model. Tacticians need not apply. This role requires a smart, strategic thinker who knows how to develop multi-faceted, sophisticated, integrated comms plans and campaigns.

An ideal candidate is one who thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative work environment, and is full of ideas. We want strategic, critical thinkers, independent leaders on the rise, and candidates who can bring creativity, honest collaboration and excellent service to our clients.

Qualified candidates should send resumes to kristine@thedeberrygroup.com. No phone calls, please. Writing samples will be requested as part of the interview process.

Qualified candidates should be able to:

  • Develop, manage and execute public relations and public affairs strategy for clients
  • Write and edit communications materials including strategic messaging documents, press releases, media advisories, blogs, byline articles and website copy
  • Prepare cost estimates and manage client/project budgets
  • Ideate, develop and write extensive integrated strategy plan documents
  • Develop status and campaign result reports
  • Provide on-call crisis communications counsel on behalf of existing and new clients
  • Manage all level of media relations, including: cultivating and maintaining strong media relationships, developing story angles, developing media lists, monitoring media coverage
  • Monitor trends and communications best practices to effectively integrate into client strategy
  • Be able to delegate, manage, and mentor others within a collaborative environment
  • Manage public engagement strategies on behalf of clients
  • Craft and execute public affairs strategies taking into account principles and practices of state, local and federal political processes
  • Seamlessly integrate digital, social and emerging channels into communications strategies and activations
  • Collaborate with clients and coworkers to generate original and impactful ideas
  • Organize and execute client events including press conferences, media tours, etc.
  • Consult with clients regarding communications needs, providing best-practice communications and public relations/public affairs expertise and guidance
  • Participate in new business development and presentations
  • Maintain a highly organized workflow adhering to agency processes and protocol
  • Bring a proactive attitude and outlook to all work

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism or related field preferred
  • At least five years experience in public relations and public affairs industry
  • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
  • Detailed oriented, self-motivated professional
  • Positive attitude, team player and all-around ideator
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and maintain excellent organizational skills
  • Demonstrated flexibility in job responsibilities

Additional Expertise and Programs Utilized:

  • Bilingual in Spanish welcomed
  • Agency experience not mandatory, but preferred
  • Microsoft suite including Microsoft Teams and Outlook
  • Google Drive
  • Asana
  • Slack
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