Social Media Coordinator (Part Time) #5210
Posted on 2017-11-22
By KSL Broadcast Group KSL Broadcast Group
Salt Lake City, UT
Were ready to rock...are you?! FM100.3 and 103.5 The Arrow are looking for part-time social media producers for day and afternoon/evening shifts! You must have an excellent understanding of social media and strong communications skills. Our social media presence is a key part of our mission to provide leadership that builds up, connects, informs and celebrates Utahs communities and families.
The Social Media Coordinator supports our efforts to stay current with the latest developments and approaches for online conversation and community engagement. This person identifies and advances conversation generated by our Radio content, while also tapping into and joining ongoing community conversations, and pitches ideas to traditional media platforms. The Social Media Coordinator creates a culture of collaboration, problem-solving and intelligent debate in the local community through use of interactive media platforms. This person is invested in a variety of topics, ranging from celebrity news to local culture, sports and entertainment. This person will also work within the marketing and promotions department on implementation of news and marketing efforts through social media.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Increase visibility, members and traffic to the radio accounts by actively participating in social media activities to promote stations (blogging, community development and management, social bookmarking, commenting, etc.)
Be well-connected with the broader social media world and actively participate in social networking websites.
Experiment with new and alternative ways to leverage social media activities and determine benefits of applying tools to appropriate areas.
Regularly monitor social media tools, trends and applications and activity
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures.
Ability to handle stress.
Work effectively in a team environment.
Maintain a positive and cooperative rapport with staff, management, and clients.
Consistently work required to meet deadlines including weekends, holidays, evenings, etc.
Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor.
Personal growth and development.
Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
College degree in journalism, communications, related field, or equivalent preferred
3-5 years of experience using social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.)
An understanding and appreciation for journalism ethics and writing, audience and marketplace
The ability to motivate and lead a staff
Deep understanding of social media techniques and tools and the ability to research and implement new practices
Experience with open source publishing tools, including WordPress and other content management systems
Superior written and oral communications skills are essential, along with the ability to juggle multiple tasks on deadline
Excellent use of judgment and discretion.
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer