We’re Hiring, Spread the Word! Assoc for Network & Community Development

14367842898_7ebfaf5058AOC has a half-time contract position available immediately for the person who will take our social media presence to the next level! Please share this post with your networks.

Here’s the link to our posting on Idealist

Job Description:

Associate for Network and Community Development needed for twenty hours weekly to take our social media presence to the next level: energize our network, raise our visibility, and help develop and implement a revised social media and e-communications strategy. The Associate will work closely with AOC’s Director and with network and  consultant teams to elicit stories; cultivate voices; find and share resources and information from our network; and help develop external allies to grow the network.

Candidates must have experience with social media, a keen interest in social justice, and be comfortable working in an open-hearted, justice-oriented, explicitly Christian, faith-based environment.

Our ideal candidate is:

  • Fluent with online and social media technologies
  • An excellent communicator: friendly in person and on the phone, outgoing, with strong interpersonal, writing, and e-communication skills
  • Organized: can set, prioritize, and meet goals and deadlines; an excellent multi-tasker
  • Motivated and excited by our mission

Daily responsibilities:

  • Manage e-communication and social media, including twice monthly website update and maintenance; promoting the bi-weekly blog through Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram; developing contributors and content, managing, and distributing quarterly e-newsletter; weekly Facebook and Twitter posts
  • Working with the Director, develop a social media and e-communications strategy to:
    • Increase participation and raise our visibility by showcasing stories, successes, and images from our multi-vocal, diverse, and distributed membership
    • Identify and post to website resources and tools to support and strengthen partnerships
    • Recruit contributors to Facebook page and blog
    • Solicit and post print and web resources that support partnership expansion, growth, and improvement
  • Maintain and organize web-based storage system for stories, images, documents, and data
  • Other duties as identified by the Director

Requirements:

  • Experience using social media to continuously engage and build an online community required
  • Basic website maintenance, videography, photography, graphic and photo editing experience required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, WordPress required
  • Reliable, enthusiastic, and capable of working independently toward goals and deadlines
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, English, or related field is required
  • A willingness to work non-standard hours on occasion
  • Proficiency in HTML, Photoshop, Salesforce preferred
  • Three to five years’ relevant work experience preferred
  • Experience with social media dashboards (HootSuite, Buffer, TweetDeck) preferred

Time Commitment:

  • Twenty hours/week
  • May work remotely
  • Position available immediately and funded for twelve months from start date, with possibility of extension
  • Regular meetings with Director by Skype or in person; some travel possible
  • Hours and dates are flexible around established deadlines and events; regular schedule will be negotiated

Compensation:

  • $28/hour
  • Requires use of personal computer and phone, plus access to web and work space
  • This is a contract position with no benefits

To Apply:

Please submit: (1) a cover letter, (2) resume, (3) links to samples of your web editing/design, and (4) other work that demonstrates required proficiencies to: Lallie@AllOurChildren.org