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Join The Team: Social Media Coordinator

Join The Team: Social Media Coordinator

OVERVIEW

At Meeting of Minds, our plan is to become the ‘Leading Exporter of African Narratives’. We publish three distinct digital magazines: Africa in FocusReal Reads and Grad Zine.

In the last year, the company has evolved into a modern media agency – a cross platform brand celebrating and championing Black female and non-binary voices. Our writers deliver intimate stories and critical commentary at the intersection of race and gender.

We are currently expanding our team and are looking for a Social Media Coordinator to help us grow, increase exposure and engagement across our multiple platforms.

Working remotely, this is a part-time/freelance position with competitive remuneration.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Overseeing the ongoing social media strategy for the company
  • Working with the Founder and Creative Director to create and implement social media strategies to ensure brand consistency
  • Creating, scheduling and publishing both high-quality original and curated content across multiple social media platforms
  • Create actionable plans to both grow and maintain followers across our platforms with a specific focus on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook
  • Reviewing social media analytics to evaluate performance
  • Produce a monthly sales strategy to drive membership subscriptions
  • Ensure progress on all platforms by using analytical tools such as Google Analytics

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • Black Woman or non-binary person with at least one years’ experience of building an online community and using social media to drive engagement
  • Strong copywriting skills
  • Ability to confidently execute a brand voice
  • Experience with using content management systems
  • Collaborative, team player who can liaise effectively with the leadership and editorial team to produce a content calendar
  • Strong analytical skills, proficient using multi-social posting programmes such as Hootsuite and HubSpot
  • General knowledge of Search Engine Optimisation and internet ranking for web content
  • Firm understanding of growth marketing principles
  • Interest in afro-diasporic culture and politics
  • Can curate and repurpose relevant content for our audience

DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Currently studying or recently graduated from a media, marketing, business, public relations, advertising or related field
  • Video editing skills
  • Computer and graphic design skills: Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Adobe Suites

HOW TO APPLY

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