The Social Media Specialist position is a core team member who is responsible for creating content and graphics to be distributed across different online platforms and social media.
In this position you’ll be taking long-form content – like a blog post, article, interview or video – and breaking it down into smaller, bite-size pieces of content to be distributed across different platforms. Then creating the images and graphics to go with the content pieces using Canva, making sure there is cohesive branding across all content.
You must have strong technical skills in working with video editing software and different social media platforms. It’s essential that you have a strong knowledge of social media distribution for maximum marketing results with attention to details as you scrutinize each content piece.
This position is ideal for someone who loves working with social media and has exquisite attention to detail and is looking to establish long-term work with a fast-growing, successful company.
Experience you must have:
Excellent video editing skills
Posting across different social media platforms such as FaceBook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Twitter.
Excellent graphic design skills
Organizing and managing all social media marketing while meeting all deadlines
Skills and Qualities:
Precise and detail-oriented, great with social media and video
Clear-headed, quick-thinking and graceful in high-pressure situations
Ability to prioritize tasks and complete them in a timely manner
Excellent communication skills (interpersonal & in writing)
Flexibility to handle a changing workload
Extremely good with video and social media messaging
Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
Cooperative and dependable
Reliable, punctual, and keeps commitments
Positive, energetic, and great work ethic
Committed to doing whatever it takes to get the job done!
Social Media Specialist Tasks of this Role:
Manage the transcription service of video
Create thumbnails for videos in
Add subtitles to video
Create description of video with tags, keywords, and links in YouTube
Release video on the same day and time for all clients onto YouTube
Create cards and annotations in YouTube
Double-check all links
Embed YouTube video onto blog post
Create pictures from video to publish on Pinterest
Create tweets from video transcription
Create picture tweets using
Test email subject lines for maximum response
Schedule social media posts using Crowdfire, and Later
Full-time position at 40 hrs per week during local time
High speed internet connection with backup service to minimize interruptions
Available for meetings with Madeleine at US CST time zone at least 1x per week ongoing
Excellent English verbal and written skills
$7-$10/hr based on experience
Benefits After 6 Months Employment:
10 paid vacation days per year
Health insurance stipend
Submit Resume together with personal cover letter
Provide link to editing video work completed and/or graphic design work
Complete the StrengthsFinder test (access code will be provided)
Attend video interview
Complete small project to demonstrate competency