World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world's leading conservation organizations, seeks a Social Media Associate. This position will be based in Washington, DC.
This position is responsible for helping the team develop and produce social media videos, use analytics to help inform the teams content creation, find and develop new ways to use video on social media, including growing and expanding our channel activation, and assisting the Director of Social Media and Digital Engagement in the development and implementation of impactful content across social media channels at WWF. This is a one year term position.
Help the social media team grow WWF's overall social media engagement through asset curation, video management, and the development of social media posts for existing channels.
Work alongside the team's director to build out our video strategy for social media and develop ongoing systems to help us keep track of and manage our video assets.
Work alongside freelancers and videographers to create social and digital friendly videos. This would include script development, project management, and calendar planning.
Use video tools to create videos for use on social media and web channels.
Provide post creation, copy-editing, and quality assurance assistance to the social media specialist, ensuring content is presented in the best way.
Inform the social media teams' strategic direction through the analysis of ongoing data. Including the creation of, and maintenance of a monthly analytics dashboard.
Develop and maintain a repository of approved engagement posts that deliver on the social media teams engagement goals and helps the organization continually reach new and existing audiences.
Support the larger editorial team with administrative work as needed.
Other duties as required.
A Bachelor's degree and 2 to 4 years' experience—or equivalent social media creation, storytelling, and communications experience.
Excellent writing abilities required
Experience with using drag and drop video editors a plus
Basic understanding of Adobe Premiere and Photoshop required
Willingness and ability to learn on the job
Committed to building and strengthening a culture of inclusion within and across teams.
Identifies and aligns with WWF's core values: Courage, Integrity, Respect, and Collaboration:
Demonstrates courage by speaking up even when it is difficult, or unpopular.
Builds trust with colleagues by acting with integrity, owning mistakes, and holding oneself accountable.
Welcomes other points of view and ideas, recognizing and embracing different and contrary perspectives with kindness, curiosity, and encouragement.
Makes conscious efforts to promote cooperative practices, behaviors, and ways of working across many groups and individuals.
Submit cover letter and resume through our Careers Page, Requisition #21076
Due to the high volume of applications we are not able to respond to inquiries via phone
As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status. WWF values diversity and inclusion and welcomes diverse candidates to apply.
Our planet faces many big conservation challenges. No one person or organization can tackle these challenges alone, but together we can.
For more than 50 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature.
The world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by over 1 million members in the United States and six million globally. WWF’s unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, and involves action and partnership at every level from local to global to ensure the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature.
Protecting natural areas and wild populations of plants and animals, including endangered species, Promoting more efficient use of resources and energy & the maximum reduction of pollution, Promoting sustainable approaches to the use of renewable resources