Social Media Senior Content Associate

Washington, DC

We’re looking for a senior content associate to provide support on a social media engagement for one of the world's leading philanthropic organizations in our Washington, DC office.

Connections Media LLC is a digital agency with offices in New York and Washington, DC providing strategy, design, content and customized technology services to high-profile public affairs and political advocacy clients.

We’re looking for a senior content associate to provide support on a social media engagement for one of the world's leading philanthropic organizations in our Washington, DC office. 

We need a creative and well-organized self-starter with strong communications skills and excellent attention to detail who can work well inside a team. Previous experience with digital media is required. This is an extraordinary opportunity to apply your social media and content production experience to national campaigns and causes.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • More than two years of experience creating, editing, publishing and monitoring social media content in a professional setting
  • Strong writing and editing background
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Fluency with social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube and Flickr
  • Demonstrated ability to work on intricate, fast-moving projects with tight deadlines
  • Acutely detail-oriented and highly organized team-player
  • Creative, enthusiastic and confident when confronting new and complex challenges
  • While not required, previous experience working in a digital media agency is preferred
  • While not required, experience with web content management systems, search engine optimization and basic HTML are preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Producing, editing, publishing and monitoring on social media properties including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Assisting with editorial calendar and deliverable needs based on identified events, initiatives and external priorities
  • Tracking a variety of issues including public health, the environment, education and more
  • Seeking social media opportunities for engagement
  •  Monitoring for noteworthy social media interactions from public figures and partners, and compiling regular reports
  • Offering creative and strategic recommendations on how clients can leverage digital media to advance objectives
  • Supporting colleagues to ensure the full team is best prepared for success

QUALITIES YOU BRING TO THE TABLE:

  • Detail-Oriented and Highly Organized: With multiple social media deliverables on your plate, this position requires constant organization, time management, and great attention to detail to avoid misspellings, grammatical errors, missed deadlines, etc.
  • Confidence and Expertise: We are looking for a confident, enthusiastic and collaborative individual with the experience and expertise to serve as a client-facing and skilled content creator.
  • Team Player: Senior Content Associates at Connections Media need to be able to work collaboratively across teams to work towards achieving clients’ goals and exceeding their expectations.
  • Driven: We’re looking for an entrepreneurial individual with the ability to find innovative ways to accomplish clients’ objectives.
  • Digital Experience: We are not seeking a web programmer, but we are looking for a social media connoisseur who enjoys following the latest updates and understands that the seconds matter in this fast-moving environment. A working knowledge of social media analytics and web video is also strongly preferred.

BENEFITS:

  • Healthcare, Dental and Vision
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • 15 Days of Paid Time Off
  • 5 Days of Paid Sick Leave
  • 3 Months of Paid Parental Leave
  • Parking and Transit Benefits
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • An Opportunity to Work on Some of the World’s Biggest Events and Announcements
  • Fun, Hardworking, Passionate and Collaborative Co-Workers and Work Environment
  •  Fresh Fruits, Healthy Snacks, Cereal Bar and Assortment of Drinks

Please apply on Linkedin.

Connections Media, LLC. is an equal opportunity employer.

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Perks

A driven, passionate and collaborative team that has fun while working hard.

401K with competitive employer match, effective upon hire.

15 vacation days; 9 federal holidays; 5 days sick leave; 3 months paid parental leave.

Chart your own path through professional development, mentorship and skills-sharing.