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Girls Who Code | New York, NY
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Girls Who Code seeks a full-time Social Media Manager to lead strategy and execution for the organization’s social media channels, which reach over half a million followers and stakeholders. The Social Media Manager will work with the marketing and communications team and report directly to the Senior PR and Communications Manager. 

Responsible for positioning Girls Who Code as a thought leader on its social channels, the Social Media Manager will oversee audience growth and engagement, content planning, production, and posting to achieve Girls Who Code social media goals. The Social Media Manager has experience managing and growing social media platforms for a fast-growing brand.

The ideal candidate is self-motivated, has excellent organizational skills, a proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively, and a passion for our mission to close the gender gap in technology fields through a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop a long-term vision, goals, and strategies to grow Girls Who Code and its CEO as a thought leader on social media 
  • Maintain a social media editorial calendar for Girls Who Code and its CEO; copy-write, edit, design, and post content; 
  • Implement online advertising strategies for social media platforms
  • Track key metrics to monitor the success online engagement strategies
  • Identify high-impact opportunities to increase the visibility of our programs, alumni, partners, and spokespeople
  • Guide and advise staff across the organization on effective and engaging opportunities to maximize visibility for the organization’s work
  • Support the execution of a social media influencer engagement program
  • Launch Girls Who Code digital presence on new social platforms; monitor trends and emerging practices, and evaluate and recommend new platforms for adoption

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The ideal candidate for this position has: 
  • 3-5 years of experience managing social media for a brand 
  • Demonstrated expertise managing professional social media profiles on Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. Experience launching an organization’s presence on emerging platforms like TikTok is a plus 
  • Basic experience with Photoshop, InDesign, SparkPost or other design platform
  • A proven track record running successful social media campaigns
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, and meet deadlines required
  • Ability to work independently with a high degree of initiative, organization, and attention to detail
  • Desire to learn and grow as part of a fast-growing organization; team player with a flexible, creative, and analytical approach to problem solving

Please submit a resume, two (2) references, and a cover letter detailing your interest in the position and Girls Who Code.


Girls Who Code is committed to building a truly diverse and inclusive organization with a focus on valuing, serving, and understanding our target constituents, while challenging all stakeholders to think inclusively for the betterment of our programs.


Girls Who Code is an equal opportunity employer committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its hiring and promotion process without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, partnership status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital, parental or familial status, national origin, ethnicity, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis. Racial and ethnic minorities and men are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels. GWC is not able to sponsor employment visas.

Girls Who Code seeks a full-time Social Media Manager to lead strategy and execution for the organization’s social media channels, which reach over half a million followers and stakeholders. The Social Media Manager will work with the…

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  • Full Time Schedule

Location

28 W. 23rd st, Floor 4, New York, NY 10010

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