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Social Media Manager

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The US Coalition on Sustainability is on a simple mission, to accelerate progress on achieving the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. We’re here to unify efforts and help drive unprecedented levels of collective action. We’re a non-profit that thinks and moves like a high-growth start-up. We are unleashing the full power of modern technology, data, human behavior, and industry insight and leadership to drive sustainability, NOW. Consumers are demanding it. Innovators are working on it. Brands are moving. The world is primed and ready for it. We must pick up the pace.

We launched SustainChain™ at the UN General Assembly in September. This systems-based technology platform designed to match and support peer-to-peer collaboration and propagate joint action based on common sustainability goals and challenges. At its core, it is designed to empower sustainability change-makers, the warriors in our battle against time. It is time to unify efforts and bring the full collective power and intelligence of the sustainability community to bear - practitioners, sustainability innovators, and social investors, alike.

Let’s go farther, faster, together.

We are looking for social media volunteer to help manage SustainChain™'s social media channels across Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

  • Develop, plan, and execute organic social media and content strategy that help meet our overarching goals.
  • Engage with and cultivate audiences across platforms, maintaining brand voice, to drive audience growth, brand awareness, and community engagement.
  • Produce dynamic content, including asset creation as well as craft storytelling for posts.
  • Create and manage social calendars and posting, with a balance of scheduled and reactive content
  • Identify and propose new, innovative social media initiatives and campaigns.
  • Draft monthly reporting on content performance, audience development, and recommendations for optimization

Qualifications

  • Some social media experience.
  • Elevated creative eye and aesthetic, ideally with basic skills in photo, video and design.
  • Entrepreneurial, innovative, and takes initiative.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Impeccable attention to detail, time management, and strong work ethic.
  • Knowledge of the digital landscape and passion for social media.
  • Ability to analyze metrics and drive actionable next steps.
  • Ability to champion ideas and execute in an expedited time frame.

Volunteers will have exposure to interacting with the leaders in industries and develop knowledge on collective ventures as well as identify and address areas of improvement and have the opportunity to persuade and influence.

Commitment: 20 hours per week. This volunteer opportunity is unpaid, although you will have the opportunity to be a part of a team of luminaries and world renown sustainability leaders accelerating the pace of change and have the opportunity to meet and work alongside world leaders, innovators, changemakers.

For application submissions and questions: Please contact Sonia Kovacevic at soniak@uscoalitiononsustainability.org, and put “US Coalition on Sustainability Social Media Volunteer” as the subject line.

* Given the circumstances brought about by the Covid-19 Pandemic, all project activities will be completed remotely.

The US Coalition on Sustainability is on a simple mission, to accelerate progress on achieving the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. We’re here to unify efforts and help drive unprecedented levels of collective action. We’re a…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few days
  • Recurrence
    One time only

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
Tower 49, 12 E 49th St, New York, NY 10017, USA

How to Apply

Please email with your resume, cover letter, identifying any previous social media experience

Please email with your resume, cover letter, identifying any previous social media experience

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