Social Media Coordinator

Location
Arlington
Posted
Mar 21, 2013
Closes
Apr 20, 2013
Contact
Mr. Hiring Manager
Duration
Full Time
The social media coordinator will be the voice of our consumer health information website on Facebook, Twitter and other social platforms. Applicants should excel at writing and editing, amaze us with their ability to summarize information into clickable headlines, and be desperately addicted to social media in all its forms.

Responsibilities:
•Manage multiple social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and StumbleUpon.
oCreate compelling social updates that reflect a consistent voice and drive engagement.
oMonitor community activity, respond in a timely fashion and ensure interactions follow community guidelines.
•Develop and execute creative, high-impact social campaigns. Campaigns could include: sweepstakes, twitter chats, image or video contests and much more.
oBrainstorm creative campaigns in collaboration with editorial and sales teams.
oManage timelines and contributions of other teams.
oSet goals and report on campaign performance.
•Ensure social platforms meet monthly goals, including: fan growth, engagement, clicks and loyalty.
•Analyze social reporting to identify successes, failures and opportunities. Present insights and learning to social media team.

Required Skills & Experience:
•1- 3 years of experience managing social media accounts for businesses, preferably a media company.
•Knowledge of all major social platforms and most prominent social tools like Bit.ly, TweetDeck etc.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•Outstanding organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
•Wired into the latest social trends and tools; early adopter of technology.
•Knowledge of consumer health a plus.
•Advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
•Proficient in web analytics. Adobe Analytics (Omniture) a plus.

*Writing samples and examples of your work in the social space appreciated.