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Director – Social

Freelance Director (Social)

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Director (Freelancer)

Temporary, Director

Golin Chicago is hiring a temporary Director, Social.

We are looking for someone who can join us in a Freelance capacity and can commit to up to 40 hours per week.

Sound like you want to Go All In with us? Here are the details:

What You’ll Do:

  • Concept and help sell in and execute social first moments to drive engagement
  • Create/edit video or other social content as needed, as well as help mentor a team of junior creatives (AD/copy) to execute the work.
  • Pitch and sell social-first ideas to clients
  • Partner with team to ensure flawless execution of digital and social media campaigns
  • Serve as a trusted social creative counselor and serial ideator


  • Bachelor’s degree or related field with 7+ years’ experience ideally at an ad agency or inhouse creative agency.
  • Experience creating and executing earned media, including social campaigns.
  • A strong understanding of traditional media and content marketing strategies, ability to integrate campaign strategies and tactics across earned, owned and paid media, and apply analytics to measure results and provide insights.

Please note: We are open to considering qualified remote candidates in other locations.

Golin has included the base salary range or hourly rate for this role. Actual compensation offered within the range will depend upon, among other factors: a candidate’s skills, qualifications, and experience; actual ranges for current or former employees in the role; and market considerations. Hourly rate: $150/hour.

Any request to schedule an interview and any legitimate offer of employment will only come from an authorized representative of Golin. We will never require an applicant to provide sensitive personally identifiable information in order to conduct an interview.

Golin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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