Social Media Producer (Part-Time)

The TRiiBE, Chicago, Illinois

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Date Posted January 06, 2021
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Local News
Required Education High School Diploma
Job Status Part-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://thetriibe.com

Description:

Are you constantly checking Twitter during big news moments? Do you get excited about the latest trends on Instagram and Tik Tok? If you are social media savvy, have a good eye for visual aesthetics, love spilling the tea and producing live content, The TRiiBE is the perfect place for you.

We are looking for a Social Media Producer to cultivate and engage with our fast-growing audience across social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and more. This is a key role in delivering content to our audience, and better understanding our audience through analytics. Experience in social media is a MUST.

The TRiiBE is passionate about repairing relationships between marginalized Chicago communities and journalists, so this team member must be based in Chicago. Please expect to work 25 hours per week.  

 

+ RATE: $20-25/hour

 

+ KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

– Strategize with our editorial and revenue teams to produce content for our social media channels

– Evaluate social media analytics and track social conversation

– Produce live social media segments

– Spot trends, potential sources and story ideas in your social listening, and share with the larger editorial team

– Develop and maintain a social media calendar 

 

+ QUALIFICATIONS:

 

– Minimum 2 years of professional work experience in social media or related field

– Must be an excellent creative writer with strong grammar and proof-reading skills

– Savvy with social media platforms

– A deep understanding and empathy for the economic, social and historical disenfranchisement of the African Diaspora

– Journalism or editorial experience is a PLUS, but not required 

– Photo and video editing experience is a PLUS!

 

Interested applicants should send resume and portfolio to The TRiiBE’s Editor-in-Chief Tiffany Walden at tiffany@thetriibe.com. Please include 3 professional references and contact information for them. 

 

The TRiiBE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


+ APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2021

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.