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Job Description

We are undergoing a major update to our brand and are looking for a candidate with the creativity and hustle to manage our social media to write and curate content and to ensure that our posts are strategic and impactful. We strive to use Social Media to promote narratives around solutions and inspire people to take actions for a healthier planet with abundant and diverse wildlife and ecosystems. We are looking for a highly motivated and organized individual who can work as part of a team to manage our day-to-day social media channels, to amplify our messages and work. This position will also be responsible for sourcing, scheduling and publishing social media content and managing our publishing calendar.

 

Responsibilities

  • Write/create, manage, plan and schedule GWC’s social media posts across our social platforms daily (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, YouTube). This includes working with members of the communications team to ensure content is coming in on time, proofing posts before they are published, shifting posts around as needed, and keeping the social calendar up to date.
  • Manage calendar of social media content daily, and plan out weekly and monthly calendar, in a dynamic and evolving environment. This includes coordinating content from communications staff, programmatic staff, and partners.
  • Working closely with the communications/content team, produce written copy to accompany photos, video and articles (including news stories, blog posts and content from partners).
  • Develop comprehensive social media packages for partners around big stories or projects.
  • Engage with GWC’s partners, reporters we work with, and intersectional environmentalists on social media to reshare, like and comment on their content, or find other creative ways to collaborate and engage.
  • Stay on the pulse of trends across social media platforms to identify opportunities for engagement and growth.
  • Report on outcomes and metrics to refine strategy .
  • Help develop and implement creative content campaigns, including regular features.
  • Maintain publishing calendar.

 

Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in social media or communications
  • Understands and keeps up with social media and influencer trends
  • Must be a team player and excited to work in a highly collaborative environment
  • Must be flexible, able to adapt strategy according to evolving situations
  • Must have “hustle.” You’ll be working with a small but mighty team pulled in many directions, so you must be proactive and pleasantly persistent.
  • Nonprofit, sustainability, conservation or purpose-brand experience
  • A passion for saving wildlife and our planet!

Apply

At GWC, we are committed to diversity and building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and ages and are taking steps to meet that commitment. We encourage members of traditionally underrepresented communities to apply, including people of color, women, LGBTQ people and people with disabilities.

Send resume and cover letter to careers@globalwildlife.org with subject line- Social Media Manager