Social Media Specialist

Are you social media savvy? Join Voto Latino as the Social Media Specialist!

Voto Latino is looking for a Social Media Specialist to join the team. This role will work closely with the Digital team in the Washington, DC office. We are looking for a driven Social Media Specialist, who will take a leading role with the creation, editing and posting of content to support Voto Latino strategies as well as take part in social media engagement.

Deadline Applications will be considered until the position is filled.

  • Proven working experience in social media or related field
  • Excellent consulting, writing, editing (photo/video/text) and communication skills
  • Demonstrable social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge
  • Experience maintaining and managing organizational social networking accounts (Facebook,
  • Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, Google +, etc.)
  • Positive attitude, detail oriented with good multitasking and organizational skills
  • Self-motivated, fast and independent learner
  • Ability to meet deadlines in fast-paced environment
  • Experience in growing audience/boosting audience engagement
  • Understanding of measurement tools such as simply measured
  • Minimum 1-3 years of online communications experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Journalism or related field
  • Build and execute social media strategy through research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification
  • Create, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images or video) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action
  • Manage community engagement on social media platforms in a timely manner
  • Support the development of creative concepts and executions
  • Development and implement social media plans for specific campaigns
  • Use analytics tools and interpret data to create meaningful insights to continually improve strategy and creative
  • Identify key online influencers as it relates to specific projects and work with relevant influencers for potential partnerships
  • Assist with paid media advertising on social channels
  • Identify key online influencers as it relates to specific projects and work with relevant influencers for potential partnerships
  • Collaborate with other departments to manage reputation, identify potential partnerships/key players and coordinate actions

Compensation is commensurate with candidate’s relevant experience.

Washington, DC

About Voto Latino

Voto Latino is a nonpartisan organization that empowers Latino Millennials to claim a better future for themselves and their community. United by the belief that Latino issues are American issues and American issues are Latino issues, Voto Latino is dedicated to bringing new and diverse voices to develop leaders by engaging youth, media, technology and celebrities to promote positive change.

Voto Latino is an equal opportunity employer, committed to inclusive hiring and dedicated to diversity in our work and staff. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, uniform service member status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Women, people of color, including bilingual and bicultural individuals, LGBTQ persons, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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