Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity in the social media world? Join our rapidly expanding team that thrives on passion, hard work, and innovation. We are actively seeking a dynamic Social Media Marketing Specialist to contribute to our vibrant work culture.

At Black Press, we foster a supportive environment where you’ll collaborate with fantastic colleagues. Enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package, including a company-matched pension contribution.


  • Strong organizational, communication, computer, and interpersonal skills.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in Canva, Excel, Google platforms, and Microsoft Suite.
  • Eagerness to learn, take direction, and enhance social media marketing skills.
  • Goal and detail-oriented, with the ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Manage Social Media Accounts for both Advertising and Management.
  • Collaborate with partners, vendors, and internal clients to achieve department goals in audience and revenue.
  • Create, monitor, and optimize Social Media Advertising.
  • Oversee paid and organic marketing strategies.
  • Assist in department trainings and client sales calls, whether via zoom or in-person when appropriate.
  • Explore new revenue streams related to the Social Media Department.
  • Stay updated on best practices for all active social platforms.

Job Details:

Full-time, Permanent

Expected annual salary: $50,000


  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


Monday to Friday


In-person work in Surrey, BC. Reliable commuting or plans to relocate before starting work are required.


Marketing: 1 year (preferred)

Social Media Marketing: 1 year (required)

Black Press Media is a leading North American local news champion with operations across British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Washington State, Alaska, and Hawaii. Over 1,500 talented employees work with us to deliver unique community news and information across a full suite of traditional media channels and digital platforms. We value diverse viewpoints, new ways of thinking and a collaborative approach to delivering results.

Those wishing to apply for this position can send their cover letter and resumes to:

Taryn Liebholz

Director of Client Strategy, Black Press Media

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.