Job ID: 2023-17898 Type: Full-Time # of Openings: 1 Category: Communications and Public Relations
The Princeton University Office of Communication is seeking a creative and passionate Social Media Coordinator to join its Social Media Team. This is an in-person position, responsible for being on the frontlines of Princetonâ™s social media channels, moderating and managing the Universityâ™s presence on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. The social media coordinator will work closely with the social media team to plan and develop content that aligns with the Universityâ™s strategic initiatives. If you love social media and want to learn from an experienced team, you should apply for this rare opportunity.
This job is in-person four days a week, one day remote.
Draft content for Princetonâ™s social media channels on Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Stories, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Leverage expertise in social media platforms, current trends, and best practices to inform Princetonâ™s social media content strategy.
Responsible for scheduling social media posts and stories with regular cadence
Monitor engagement and respond as appropriate to comments and queries.
Work closely with the social media team to plan the social content calendar and surface relevant inquiries.
3+ years work experience, 2 years of social media experience.
Excellent writing, proofreading, and verbal communications skills.
Demonstrated understanding of social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn,
Active user and fluent in social media best practices; experience managing social media channels for a higher education, brand or nonprofit.
Competent computer skills; basic knowledge of Canva or Adobe Creative Cloud preferred.
Familiarity with social media scheduling tools such as Hootsuite and/or Sprout Social required.
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Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering.As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching.Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,200 undergraduate students and 2,600 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.