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Social Media Manager

Volunteer opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Educate Haiti Now, Inc.

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity description

Social Media Manager

We are seeking a Social Media Manager from June 24th, 2014 thru August 30, 2014 to promote a high profile benefit concert our not for profit organization, Educate Haiti Now. The job requires 7-10 hours weekly, plus we ask that you join our staff meeting weekly.

You will be part of a dynamic team of 3 members and will learn the ins and outs of our not for profit Educate Haiti Now and how to make social media a productive part of our overall marketing efforts. This position is unpaid.

The candidate is expected to have experience with social media on (at least) a personal level (use on a business or not for profit level preferred). You must be able to think strategically and see how social media fits into a not for profit business' marketing strategy. The manager must be able to assist in formulating social media plans (once ample information is provided to you), and then carry them out (with our assistance). You must be able to measure and document the impact of social media, and then suggest action-steps to increase impact.

The manager will be performing the following tasks:

  • Creating new profiles and pages (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.)
  • Create Buzz- Promote concert/event daily
  • Uploading videos, photo albums, etc.
  • Finding users to follow/friend/like our organization
  • Writing and posting blog posts/tweets/updates, etc.
  • Tracking the growth and the impact of social media on our business
  • Replying to comments, messages, etc.
  • Report findings to the team
  • Consistently learn and grow, ask pertinent questions
  • Ability create and upload Twitter & YouTube backgrounds, and minor video editing skills are a plus

Skills and attributes the manger is expected to have:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, strong editing skills
  • Be creative with an eye for design
  • Ability to develop a detailed and professional marketing plan
  • Knowledge of digital media software – Photoshop or other graphic design software, etc. is preferred
  • Knowledge of video editing software – iMovie, Final Cut, or Windows Live Movie Maker is a plus
  • Knowledge of social media – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, blogs, etc.
  • Willingness to create video blogs, write press releases, and Facebook posts daily
  • Energy, with a desire to come up with fresh ideas on how to grow our online presence
  • Ability to identify a target market and "speak" to that consumer through social media
  • Experience proofreading and editing
  • Ability to deal with uncertainty
  • Ability to contribute individually, and participate in cross-functional teams

If interested please forward resume to Geraldine Charles

Contact Phone: 347-446-4102

How to apply

Send resume to Geraldine Charles at Questions? Contact Geraldine Charles at 347-446-4102


Atlanta, GA, US


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Time Commitment

Less than 3 months
Time commitment
Occasional (weekly or monthly)
Flexible schedule