Overview

Director of Social MediaA large not for profit organization in Newark is seeking a Director of Social Media. The Director of Social Media is responsible for sharing the mission and strategic direction of the organization to local and national audiences through development, promotion, distribution & amplification of social media content on all social media platformsResponsibilities:·         Website management of site content including time sensitive updates;·         Website content planning and updates;·         Twitter content research, creation and tweeting;·         Facebook content creation and posting;·         Instagram posting;·         Engagement and audience building;·         Ongoing planning and review of the organization’s branding and identity;·         Increase levels of engagement and number of overall followers on all channels;·         Analytics reporting and review to track progress;·         Conduct media outreach for key events including media advisories and post event releases and photos; and·         Provide onsite media management support during events.Requirements:·        Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or related discipline;·         Minimum of 3 years of related experience;·         Strong writing and creative skills;·         Experience in social media management;·         Experience in communication planning;·         Experience in event communication and support;·         Experience in website management, design and support;·         Ability to disseminate information to media representatives; and·         Ability to coordinate with executives on media strategy on key upcoming events and announcements.