Social Story Coordinator



Start Date


End Date


Times of day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


New York
New York
United States


General Description/Position Summary

Social Story Coordinator (SSC) help channel the voice and public image of SPEAK Mentorship. The Social Story Coordinator gathers pertinent information from within the organization or relevant external information to our mission, creating a story around the immigrant voice that helps promote the work we do at SPEAK Mentorship. The SSC assists in developing our social media strategy to increase our followers on all of our social media and to engage them across channels, ultimately having them interact with us to build our mentor network, further our reach, or identify funding opportunities that help us sustain our work. Part of the responsibilities will include reaching out to individuals whom we can highlight through our social media, and possibly our monthly outreach efforts to different audiences, getting their buy-in to be highlighted and to join our growing network of women and supporters.

Duties and Responsibilities

·      Assisting with and implementing the social media strategy to grow social media audience, generate awareness, conduct outreach, and develop our mentor, school, and supporter networks

·      Sourcing relevant information such as success stories of immigrants that help move our story forward

·      Gathering information from within the organization to promote SPEAK successes on social media

·      Engaging with mentors, mentees, sister organizations, and supporters to gather and promote relevant stories that promote mission and the organizations social story

·      Curating a story across all social media channels, assisting with the development of the SPEAK magazine and external newsletters

·      Growing audience numbers on all social media channels

·      Contributing in key marketing efforts of all other activities 

Required and Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of a BA
  • 2 years of experience in social media marketing and strategy development preferred
  • Strong understanding and familiarity of social media channels and experience creating a growth strategy and a content story
  • Proven social media results
  • Start-up and nonprofit experience a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with exceptional attention to details

·      Highly organized and motivated.

·      Knowledge of and commitment to serving American citizen girls of immigrant or first-generation backgrounds, and advocating for their development as they pursue knowledge of careers before transitioning from high school to college

·      Proficiency with Microsoft Windows and Office environment (Word, Excel) and standard office equipment.

·      Strong problem solving skills.

·      Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

·      Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects with attention to detail, handle interruptions, maintain focus on tasks and produce accurate work in a fast-paced environment and under deadline pressure.

·      Strong problem solving skills.

·      Ability to work a flexible schedule including occasional weekends, evenings, and holidays as needed.

·      Computer literate and technologically proficient in standard word processing, spreadsheet and database software applications (Google Suite).

·      Proficiency with Microsoft Windows and Office environment (Word, Excel) and standard office equipment.

·      Highly organized and motivated.

·      Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality in all matters and a strong sense of ethical conduct that will inspire confidence.




  • Training Provided


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How To Apply

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