Social Media Specialist

New York
Jul 19, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
Hiring Recruiter
Full Time
We are seeking a creative and savvy Social Media Specialist who can think on his/her feet to develop new angles for posting content to our owned and operated brands' social platforms (FB, G+, Twitter, Linkedin, YouTube and Pinterest) as well as non-controlled channels (Reddit, StumbleUpon, Digg etc).

Specifically, we are looking for someone with a hip and snarky voice who can weave pop culture and current events into our social presence while maintaining an educational spin that will drive visitors to our award winning sites.

The Social Media Specialist will become a fangirl or fanboy of their supported sites by partnering with our Editorial team to learn everything there is to know about our brands and the customers we serve.

Successful candidates will be well versed in the analytical data that drives the social team's performance by consistently and frequently reporting their efforts utilizing Adobe Social, Ominture/Site Catalyst,, Facebook Insights, Google Analytics, Twitter Analytics, and Pinterest Analytics.

-1-3 years experience in Social Media. Prior social role in tech, science or space verticals a plus.

-Proven ability to socialize 3+ brands each day through social platforms and newsletter channels.

-Experience with creating and adhering to a social media calendar for distribution of content.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements