Allied Universal

  • Senior Social Media Specialist

    Job Locations US-CA-Santa Ana
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    Category (Portal Searching)
  • Overview

    Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, provides unparalleled security services and solutions. With headquarters in Santa Ana, Calif., and Conshohocken, Pa., Allied Universal combines people and technology to deliver evolving, tailored solutions that allow our clients to focus on their core business. An unrelenting focus on clients’ success creates partnerships rooted in quality and value, and is supported by experience gained from being in business for over 50 years. Through our people and leading services, systems and solutions…Allied Universal is there for you.

    Job Description


    This position is responsible for managing the company’s social media and online presence, and other writing and generalist responsibilities for the Marketing team. Under the direction of the VP of Marketing, the Senior Social Media Specialist monitors, writes/publishes posts and engages with multiple audiences on the Corporate Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube platforms. Develops a social media calendar and provides social media support for internal departments. Must possess excellent writing skills, sound judgment, and superb listening ability for environmental scanning. Advanced knowledge of social media platforms and best practices, experience with social listening programs such as Hootsuite, and familiarity with respective platform analytic tools desired.


    Position Requirements:

    • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to various audiences and management levels, both internally and externally
    • Write copy for various social media platforms; Facebook, Linkedin, Instagram, Glassdoor etc.
    • Work independently and be self-directed. Ability to multi-task and re-prioritize to meet deadlines
    • Possess a solid comfort level with integrating multiple applications to streamline operations and be well versed in creating reports and measurements to track results
    • Energetic, driven personality with a demonstrated ability to take initiative
    • Professional, articulate, and able to use good judgment and discretion in handling sensitive material, and the ability to recognize when and how to escalate specific situations for resolution
    • Must be highly proficient in all Microsoft Office applications especially Excel
    • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite preferred
    • Experience in a high volume internal and external customer contact


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or Marketing preferred. 
    • Minimum of 3-4 years of experience with multiple social media platforms.



    • The employee must be able to work a regular full-time schedule Monday thru Friday (40 hours/week). Some evening and weekend work may be required.
      • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use both hands, and consistently view a computer screen.
      • The employee must frequently sit at a desk, stand and walk, occasionally stoop and/or bend, and frequently reach with both hands and arms.
      • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. May be required to climb stairs on an 
      intermittent basis.


    Medical and dental coverage, disability and life insurance, 401(k) plan, bonuses, holidays and more.


    Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 150,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information:


    We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.



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