Writer, Social Media

Jan 07, 2013
Feb 06, 2013
Ms. Lisa Dial
Full Time
NCARB’s Communications Directorate has an exciting opportunity for a Writer, Social Media. The ideal candidate will be a team player with demonstrated knowledge and experience using social media (e.g. Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn) and other marketing tools for business purposes. The Writer, Social Media is a highly collaborative role on the Communications team that is responsible for managing the Council’s web presence through social media, blogs, popular forums and other websites. This person will also support Programs Outreach and internal communication projects by writing copy of appropriate format, style, and tone for a wide range of products including but not limited to staff newsletters, updates, blog posts, and webinar presentations.

1.Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, English, Journalism or related field preferred; or, combination of substantial related experience, training, and education may substitute.
2.2 -4years of social media writing is required; 2 years of experience as a reporter or a writer in a collaborative setting such as a newsroom or information bureau is preferred.
3.Extensive knowledge of social media and online reputation management.
4.Must have knowledge and experience in large, multi-channel, integrated communication campaigns.
5.Collaborative communication style with the ability to speak and write very well and build strong relationships.
6.High level of flexibility, responsibility and inquisitiveness.
7.Superior customer service skills.
8.Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact with wide-range of professionals.
9.Ability to maintain a positive attitude while under pressure.
10.Detail oriented and able to manage multiple assignments simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
11.Proficient in Adobe (PDF) Applications and Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Outlook, Excel, and Power Point. Skills in HTML and CSS recommended.
12.Experience within the architectural profession a bonus.

NCARB is an EEO employer committed to recruiting a diverse workforce. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package along with an excellent work environment including flexible work hours, smart benefits program, convenient metro-accessible location, and opportunity for professional growth and development.