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Social Media Specialist

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Muslims Thrive | New York, NY
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Muslims Thrive


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Published 5 months ago

Start Date

May 1, 2019

End Date

December 31, 2019

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Social Media Specialist (NYC - Volunteer Opportunity - Unpaid)

Muslims Thrive is a NYC based 501C nonprofit organization that started in 2016 with a clear mission: to support the empowerment of communities to transform by promoting mental wellness through conversation.

What We Do:

We provide free Mental Health First Aid Training Classes and have now certified almost 2000 people from diverse communities across the New York City metro area.

We hold groundbreaking events on traditionally taboo topics such a sexual abuse, incarceration, domestic violence, substance abuse, and many other areas that interest our community.

We successfully collaborate with city agencies, universities, mosques, and grassroots organizations.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a talented team of Social Media Specialists to administer our social media accounts. You will be responsible for creating original content, managing consistent posts, creating and managing the marketing of our events on social media and responding/escalating messages from followers. You will manage our image in a cohesive way to achieve our goals to reach as many people as possible.

As a Social Media Specialist, you should have excellent communication skills and be able to express our organization’s views creatively. Ultimately, you should be able to handle our social media presence ensuring high levels of web traffic and engagement at our events.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement social media strategy to align with the organizational goals
  • Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content on a regular basis
  • Collaborate with other teams: marketing, programs, development, fundraising and outreach
  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor reviews
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design (e.g. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc)
  • Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions
  • Stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications

Requirements:

  • Genuine passion for Social Media and proven social media experience.
  • Active personal social media pages with multiple followers is strongly preferred.
  • Hands on experience in content management
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Familiarity with web design is nice to have
  • Soft Skills: Sense of urgency, excellent communication skills, analytical and multitasking skills

Social Media Specialist (NYC - Volunteer Opportunity - Unpaid)

Muslims Thrive is a NYC based 501C nonprofit organization that started in 2016 with a clear mission: to support the empowerment of communities to transform by promoting mental…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided

How to Apply

Please email us directly with a resume, links to your social media sites, a writing sample, and why you are interested in being a part of Muslims Thrive.

Please email us directly with a resume, links to your social media sites, a writing sample, and why you are interested in being a part of Muslims Thrive.

Location

New York, NY

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