Social Media Assistant
Non-Profit / Junior Staff
New York, NY / (RED)
Posted: Jul 31, 2017
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
The Social Media Assistant will work hand-in-hand with the (RED) Social Media and Content Senior Manager to create social content, maintain our primary channels, plan social media posts and draft all copy. The Social Media Assistant will help drive engagement with (RED)’s audience and growth to new audiences. This position reports to the Social Media and Content Senior Manager and is based in New York, NY.
IN THIS ROLE, YOU WILL:
Responsible for day-to-day management of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram — including content creation, copywriting, social planning and community management.
Draft social content across social platforms to grow our evergreen social calendar.
Organize and schedule social content with a focus on bold and engaging copy
Collaborate closely with design team, coordinate creative assets and manage delivery on deadline
Identify can't-miss social media engagement opportunities for the (RED) brand.
Become a master of the (RED) voice, engaging social audiences with strong copy
Create content that is emotive and exciting, while scaling to a global audience
Develop, pitch and execute new ideas for original social content.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
Roughly one year of professional experience in social
Passion for social media and has extensive knowledge of the latest digital trends
Works at a fast pace without compromising attention to detail
Obsessed with attention to detail
Strong communicator with exceptional writing skills
Ability to multitask and work at a fast pace while managing multiple deadlines
Team player who is able to thrive in fast-paced, results-oriented environment
If you are ready to join the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease, please submit a resume and cover letter to our jobs page. Candidates that do not submit cover letters may not be considered. Please note that applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. We thank all candidates for their interest but we can only contact candidates selected for interview. Please no phone calls.
Only candidates that are eligible to work in the US without restriction need apply.