Job Opening: Social Media Coordinator

Schmidt Public Affairs is a boutique public affairs firm with a special focus on healthcare and health policy. We are a true team – working closely together to draw upon our varying and harmonizing skill sets to develop and implement award-winning public affairs and communications programs for our clients. We are now accepting applications for a full-time social media coordinator for immediate hire.

 

In this role, you will:

  • Develop monthly social media content calendars for clients’ social media accounts
  • Develop content for client websites, blogs, email communications, videos, and multimedia presentations
  • Monitor client mentions and keywords across social platforms
  • Work collaboratively with the SPA team to support the development and execution of integrated public affairs campaigns
  • Provide recommendations on how best to maximize clients’ social platforms and digital assets
  • Review and assess clients’ digital assets and identify areas for growth
  • Participate in client communications and provide necessary updates on social media activity
  • Assist in the production of monthly reports summarizing social media activity and results

 

Skills and Requirements:

  • Creative thinking and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations, or related field
  • Established understanding of most current social platforms and their offerings
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Proficiency in social media management and a passion for all things digital
  • Willingness to collaborate and work as a team player

 

Desired Experience:

  • 2+ years managing social media for a public official, organization or brand

 

Desired Skills:

  • WordPress website management experience
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and InDesign

 

Salary

Commensurate with experience

 

Benefits

Schmidt Public Affairs offers a competitive benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, paid vacation, 401K and profit sharing.

 

To apply

Please send cover letter and resume to kburke@schmidtpa.com.