|Date Opened||1/5/2022 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||1/19/2022 11:59:00 PM|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
As a key member of the Public Affairs and Communications team in the Office of the County Administrator, the Social Media Manager will be responsible for developing and executing a countywide social media strategy. The Social Media Manager will collaborate with the Public Affairs and Communications team, departmental communicators and subject matter experts to launch multifaceted social media tactics that meet marketing and communication goals. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals with expertise in social media policy, strategy development and best practice implementation in large organizations.
The Social Media Manager's responsibilities include:
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, organized, and creative, with strong attention to detail and demonstrate handling multiple priorities simultaneously. The social media manager will be required to understand how to vet content with subject matter experts and management to ensure content is accurate and approved prior to publishing. The Social Media Manager collaborates with the other members of the Public Affairs and Communications team, the Board of Supervisors, and staff in County departments to support countywide priorities, including initiatives of the Board of Supervisors and senior leadership and all county departments.
HIRING RANGE: $68,970.58-$94,834.54
Salary Commensurate with Experience
A bachelor's degree in communications or related field and three years of relevant experience, including one year supervisory experience.
Demonstrated proficiency and creativity in social media. Social media experience simultaneously managing multiple company or organizational accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, Nextdoor, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, LinkedIn, including implementing policies and guidelines. Understanding of current social media best practices, including strategies for managing inappropriate comments on the county's posts. Experience with social media tools, reporting and analysis. Ability to deliver creative content, including text, images, and video, for diverse audiences. Understanding of copywriting, graphic design, layout and publishing best practices and principles. Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to prioritize. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in a related field. Experience managing social media platforms for large multi-faceted companies and/or government organizations.