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Social Media Coordinator, Communications

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Contract

 

LOCATION and availability

Remote or New York, NY

 

Purpose of Position

Concordia is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, member-based organization dedicated to actively fostering, elevating, and sustaining cross-sector partnerships for social impact. As the preeminent nonpartisan forum and the largest event that is taking place alongside the United Nations General Assembly, the Concordia Annual Summit in New York convenes top influencers and decision-makers through action-oriented programming. With a focus on the Americas, Europe, and Africa, Concordia’s Regional Summits explore the role of regional affairs in international relations. By providing an international platform, these summits elevate unique cross-sector perspectives and identify the support of the international community.

The Communications Department is responsible for strategizing, shaping, and implementing all aspects of communications. Establishing Concordia’s “voice,” the Communications Department ensures that messaging is consistent, compelling, and impactful, while elevating the organization’s mission and work. Working closely with the Partnerships, Programming, and Executive Office departments, the Communications Department creates all external-facing materials, including the website, reports, membership decks, articles/blogs, and email campaigns. The team also oversees all aspects of branding and design, relationships with press and media—including media partnerships—and social media. The team consists of a Senior Communications Manager, a Communications Manager, and an Associate.

Responsibilities

  • Strategy and Direction
      • Develop short-term social media campaigns focused on driving registration for Concordia’s 2022 Summits
      • Collect, analyze, and report on online metrics to identify reach, engagement, and retention that guides and improves digital strategy and direction
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  • Content Creation
      • Create and produce high-impact content for all Concordia social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube
      • Develop effective social media campaigns alongside Concordia Members, Partners, and Sponsors
      • Cut and edit video clips of past Concordia Summits and speakers to highlight relevant issue areas and trending topics
      • Work quickly with rapid turnaround times
      • Edit photos and videos
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  • Maintain dialogue with Concordia social media followers 
    • Grow Concordia’s social media presence and reach
    • Engage in online conversations and comments to elevate Concordia’s brand and voice
    • Communicate online with Concordia brand voice 

 

YOU HAVE

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s candidate in communications, journalism, social media, or related field
  • Excellent communications skills (written, verbal, and interpersonal) 
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Previous experience in digital or social media 
  • Excellent use of Google Drive and Microsoft Office. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, WordPress, and social media monitoring tools. Salesforce experience is a plus.
  • Ability to work on a flexible schedule

 

Concordia Summit is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Apply

Your application packet should consist of a cover letter and resume. Please submit the completed packet to hr@concordia.net.