Position Summary

Helcim is searching for a full-time Social Media Specialist. We’re looking for an energetic and outgoing person that just loves to engage with communities on social media, write with purpose, captivate an audience and leave a lasting impression.

Helcim is a young, socially-responsible, positive, fast-paced company and team members must work well under pressure and want to grow with us. This position is part of our re-imagined outreach strategy with the launch of our new platform.

Typical Duties

  • Primary role is to build and engage our audience through social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Medium, etc.
  • Write content that brings value to our audience beyond just self-promotion. You are a story teller. Your goal is to give a meaningful voice to Helcim and connect with online communities.
  • Create and distribute micro-content from the videos and imagery generated by the team.
  • Crafting case studies and customer stories.
  • Ongoing outreach to media outlets, reporters, influencers and bloggers.
  • Ensuring all marketing messages are clear, correct and consistent with the Helcim identity and values.
  • Tracking, monitoring and reporting on the success of social media programs, online campaigns and other initiatives.


  • You live and breathe social media – you prefer DMs over emails.
  • Undergraduate degree in Marketing or Communications or a related field from an accredited university or post-secondary diploma or degree in business, electronic media or marketing.
  • 1 to 2 years of related experience in online marketing and social media.
  • Exceptional written communication.
  • Strong time-management skills.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere is an asset.
  • Must provide portfolio of written work – either personal or professional.
  • Must provide examples of prior social media campaigns or efforts.

Compensation, Benefits & Hours

Salary based on experience and education. Helcim offers paid health benefits, great vacation time and lots of perks. Full-time position in Calgary; 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolios by email to careers@helcim.com.