Social Media Specialist

Location Washington, DC (WFH flexible)
Starts Within a Few Weeks
Duration 12 Months
Status Freelance
Rate $28-$33/hr DOE
Our financial services client in Washington, DC is looking for a Social Media Specialist to join their team on a 12 month contract. This position is 40 hours a week and currently remote, but will likely return in a hybrid capacity during the contract.

Duties of the Social Media Specialist:
- Develop and execute social media editorial calendar focused on driving employee engagement and connection to the organization's mission
- Partner with internal and external comms teams and HR/Talent acquisition to align on content
- Develop creative concepts - write briefs and then deliver content based on the brief
- Help identify opportunities for social media strategies and increase engagement
- Build strong relationships across teams and departments
- Manage content calendar for social media campaigns for enterprise initiatives
- Act as the liaison for the Social Media Team to other teams within the organization
- Coordinate with legal, public relations, compliance and risk to assure social governance policies and procedures are met when publishing content to external channels

Requirements of the Social Media Specialist:
- Bachelor's degree in Marketing, English, Journalism
- 2+ years of social media experience
- Experience developing internal communications or employee engagement focused social media highly preferred
- Experience working in a highly regulated space is highly preferred
- Experience in community engagement, moderation and social listening using Sprinklr, Sprout Social, Hootsuite, etc
- Experience managing all major social media channels

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