Social Media Fellowship

New York
Jul 23, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
Emilie Gidley
Full Time
The Huffington Post is seeking someone who lives, breathes, and loves social media for a special division of the website. Do you love the internet? Are you a master at drafting tweets and Facebook statuses? Are you interested in subject areas ranging from politics to entertainment and beyond? Then you might be a perfect fit for the Huffington Post.

Applicants should be hungry self-starters eager to learn and contribute in a fast-paced, fun environment. We are looking for someone who is obsessed with social media that can begin to make a difference on day one. This is a great opportunity to learn all the ins and outs of new media and get first-hand exposure to how The Huffington Post works.

Primary responsibilities:

- Help manage two of HuffPost's most prominent social media accounts
- Devise and execute strategies to reach more people
- Craft content for social media accounts
- Work with social team to identify and target influencers on key channels
- Have fun with voice on social accounts
- Analyze analytics to inform growth strategy of social accounts

Requirements for success:

- Insatiable appetite for news and the desire to make things go crazy on the web
- Incredibly passionate about social media -- Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Instagram and other channels
- Meticulous dedication to detail and the ability to multitask
- Creativity and willingness to think outside the box
- Ability to receive constructive criticism and learn from feedback
- A sense of humor
- A passion for the Huffington Post and its editorial mission

Please submit a resume and a cover letter