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Social Media Manager

Social Media Manager

The Lab is a boutique digital marketing agency based in Curaçao and Aruba, serving the Caribbean region since 2012. At The Lab, we support more than 120 clients like Kooyman, McDonald’s, Botika di Servisio, Dynaf, Celery, Top1Toys, Bruna, and many more. In 2021, The Lab received the great opportunity to form a partnership with a leading global digital agency, The Stagwell Group. This allows us to tap into a new world of digital knowledge, giving our team members opportunities to develop their skills and provide an enhanced level of service to our clients.

Our company culture

We tap into a new world of digital knowledge, giving our team members opportunities to develop their skills and provide an enhanced level of service to the best brands on the islands. Our team is full of talented, ambitious and hungry individuals that will make you feel empowered to make an impact, grow, learn, love the people you work with and most importantly have fun while doing it. Between learning, growing, exploring, volunteering, and celebrating, the team at The Lab is always ready to whip up something fun! At The Lab, there's always something fun to look forward to!

What is this job about?

Our Social Media Manager is internally known as the Content Specialist. As the Content Specialist, you’ll work closely together with your team members and clients to create an engaging social media calendar through a combination of punchy copy, fun reels, and striking images using savvy strategy. With your brilliant mind and creative ideas, you’ll help your colleagues think outside the box and develop revolutionary marketing campaigns for social and offline media channels.

What we expect from you

  • At least 2 years of hands-on (Digital) Marketing experience managing social media profiles and doing content marketing.
  • Strong English communication and writing skills. Dutch and Papiamentu are a plus.
  • Comfortable making designs and doing photography/videography.
  • A thoughtful listener and confident communication.
  • A curious soul always looking to grow and takes ownership of their work.
  • An empath with the ability to understand client’s needs and industry standards.
  • A proactive, energetic, and creative person with a drive for innovation.
  • Someone who finds the fun in the seriousness.

What you can expect from us

  • Work for the best brands and companies in many different islands.
  • Opportunities to work at different locations including Trinidad, Curacao and Aruba.
  • A competitive salary.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Work from home (a.k.a. work in your PJs) possibilities. No punch-ins!
  • Milestone celebrations.
  • Conference/education allowances.
  • Tons of room for growth.
  • Great working environment.
  • Lots of opportunities for professional and personal growth.
  • Opportunity to bring your creative ideas to life.
  • A young and highly motivated team.
  • Always a fun time in the workplace!
How your day could look like:
Arrive at the office and prepare for a productive day with a nice cup of coffee/tea! ☕️😎
Show Time! 😁 Meetings / Trainings or having brainstorm sessions with your clients!
Lunch 🥗 Usually, in the company of your colleagues 😄
Back to Action! 🎬 Work on Social Media Calendars, arrange photoshoots and reports for your clients.
Connecting with your clients by visiting them or meet up with them through Google Meet 💻
Discover, Learn & Grow 🤓 Set your personal development goals, follow certified courses and grow!
Finish Strong 💪🏽 End your day by helping colleagues or with a brainstorm session.

Application process


First, we do a quick confirmation

Glad you're interested! Diederik will contact you to get acquainted

First conversation

You will visit the location of (hopefully) your new employer to discuss your wishes with Diederik & the team.

Follow up

We'll make you an offer you can't refuse!

Excited? Apply now!

The Lab is a Caribbean-based Boutique Digital Marketing Agency founded in 2012. In addition to its work for 120+ clients including the Dr. Horacio E. Oduber Hospital, AZV, McDonald’s, FCCA, SETAR, Aruba Tourism Authority.