#152343

Associate Writer, Social Media

Location:
Northern Virginia
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
TBD
Start date:
10/01/2019
Posted By:
Adam Gezelle
Date:
09/24/2019

Job Description:

Our Higher Ed client seeks an Associate Writer, Social Media for an immediate start. This Full-time talent will be responsible for a variety of deliverables for the Creative Team.

This individual will be working with project managers and creative teammates to execute social media posts on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Sanpchat and twitter.

The Associate Writer, Social Media creates dynamic, differentiated copy for online, social media, advertising, and other integrated marketing campaigns.

TOP 3 THINGS YOU WANT TO SEE ON A RESUME:
Our client is looking for someone who is a strong, brand-centric writer who can handle a variety of deliverables for Social Media-- Social media writing, editing and posting experience

Prefer 2-3 years of experience, in a strategic, collaborative environment (possibly in agency setting), higher ed writing a plus

Great writing samples—should be able to capture their spirit from their online samples/portfolio

Must be energetic with a collaborative spirit

Ability to work with multiple teams

Less of an editor and more of a true creator is preferred

Positive, energetic personality type

EXAMPLE OF A DELIVERABLE THEY'D BE WORKING ON: Paid Social Media: Will be posting on FB, Insta, Snapchat, twitter, LI, etc…

Junior writer

TOOLS/MUST HAVES:

The successful candidate has a demonstrated ability to deliver clear, engaging, and relevant copy that combines a creative spark, strong brand and audience knowledge, and a focus on specific strategic objectives.

The position requires curiosity, self-guidance, flexibility, attention to detail, and the ability to deliver on multiple deadlines as part of high-functioning project teams.

It also requires continuous awareness and application of new communications trends and metrics, the ability to convey a differentiated brand voice through all types of writing projects, and the ability to consistently apply Associated Press (AP) Style and brand style guidelines.

Portfolio should demonstrate a range of projects that they love to work on, or other pieces that are part of a bigger initiative.