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Social Media Executive

Job Title: Social Media Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 618
Contact Name: Rahel Surchi
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Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Our client an international online market researching company is currently looking to hire a Social Media Executive to assist with any digital content or management needs. The ideal candidate must be fluent in English and Kurdish and will be based in their offices in Erbil.

Key Responsibilities

  • Producing regular compelling digital content that meets objectives and engages audiences
  • Engaging with online communities and reviewing sentiment of online comments
  • Assisting with data management and analytics reporting
  • Generally assisting with any digital content or management needs

Qualifications, Experience and Skills


  • Social media experience including management of public-facing social media accounts
  • Strong understanding of the evolving social media environment
  • Good understanding of the local and regional news and events that drive conversation
  • Time management and working to tight campaign deadlines
  • Good oral/written communication skills
  • Good attention to details, organizational skills, and multitasking abilities


  • Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent, preferably in communications, IT or marketing
  • Experience working in a professional office environment
  • Experience managing and optimising digital marketing campaigns
  • Strong preference given to those with technical proficiency in one or all of the following Programming languages: HTML, XML, PHP/ Graphic design/ Video-editing

Additional Skills/Requirements

  • Fluent English and Kurdish language skills – Arabic is a significant plus
  • Good command over MS Office