Hiring: Social Media Coordinator

Job Description

The strongest competitive advantage an organization possesses is the people who carry out its mission. Exile International is seeking a qualified and passionate Social Media Coordinator to come alongside EI and partner with us in restoring rescued child survivors of war to become leaders for peace through art-focused trauma care and holistic, rehabilitative care.

The Social Media Coordinator is a highly motivated, creative individual with experience and a passion for connecting with current and future audience members/partners. That passion comes through as he/she engages with the audience on a regular basis, with the ultimate goal of retaining current partners and growing a following to obtain more partners.

The Social Media Coordinator will work closely with Exile’s Creative Team to plan weekly posts for the organization’s Social Media platforms – Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with Creative Team to create, curate, and manage all published content (images, written, video) for weekly posts on Social Media Calendar
  • Maintaining  a regular publishing schedule:
    • Plan posts that work effectively on each respective Social Media platform
    • Input weekly posts into automated schedulers
  • Devising and executing plans for growing Exile’s Social Media following
  • Updating posts during the week when necessary (requires flexibility as this will sometimes require working outside of normal hours)
  • Interacting and engaging with current audience by:
    • Liking comments on Exile’s Social Media posts
    • Replying to comments on Exile’s Social Media posts
    • Replying to any direct messages on Exile’s Social Media platforms
  • Making suggestions for updates in design (ie: Facebook Timeline cover, profile pic, thumbnails, ads, landing pages, Twitter profile, Blog, etc.)
  • Monitoring trends in social media tools, applications, channels, design and strategy and report findings to Creative Team

Requirements

Qualifications

  • Mature orthodox Christian faith, as indicated by an agreement with EI’s Statement of Faith;
  • Demonstrates creativity and documented proficiency on social media (Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook platforms specifically)
  • Excellent language and writing skills; ability to adapt writing to organization’s voice
  • Displays ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written format
  • Great attention to detail
  • Positive attitude
  • Team player with the confidence to take the lead
  • Self-starter and motivated
  • Great time management skills
  • Good technical understanding and can pick up new tools quickly
  • Possesses great ability to identify potential crises and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues.
  • Working knowledge of Social Media content, including up to date knowledge of:
    • Best content to promote on various respective Social Media platforms
    • Best times to promote content
    • Frequency of promoting on various Social Media platforms
    • Growing/changing trends on Social Media platforms
  • Experience creating and running a 24 hour giving campaign
  • Knowledge of Google Docs preferred
  • Basic graphic design knowledge preferred
  • Marketing skills and experience preferred
  • Basic video editing knowledge is a plus

Personality Wishlist

  • You’re committed to the mission and vision of Exile International;
  • You’re a professional and collaborative team player;
  • You’re capable of prioritizing;
  • You are trustworthy, disciplined, flexible, and motivated;
  • You are a creative, adaptive problem-solver;
  • You are organized with a history of follow through and dependability;

 

If you believe you would be a great addition to team Exile, please send the following application materials to lydia@exileinternational.org with the subject line “SM Coordinator Application”:

  • Résumé that includes all employment experience and salary history;
  • position-specific cover letter and where you learned of this position; and
  • A brief narrative, which can be incorporated into your cover letter

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