Social Media Manager

European Green Party
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Government
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Nov 19

Position description

The social media manager will be responsible for administering our portfolio of social media channels, including the content published on these channels.

  • Is your finger-on-the-pulse of Green, European and global political developments?
  • Can you understand and absorb complex political messages and turn them into accessible and relatable social content that will shine on crowded timelines by thinking outside the box?
  • Do you keep up-to-date with pop culture and the latest digital and social media trends?

If you answer yes to all the above questions, we’d love to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Defining social media goals and building a strategy that will help achieve them.
  • Maintaining an editorial calendar for social media posts.
  • Conceptualising accessible, relatable and platform-specific content.
  • Briefing graphic designers, animators and video makers on the multimedia content needed for social media posts.
  • Ensuring brand, visual identity and tone of voice consistency across all our social media channels.
  • Working with Green politicians and communication staffers across Europe.
  • Monitoring what other EU political actors are doing on social media.
  • Exploring new digital and social media trends.

Qualifications

Essentials:

  • Native or near-native level of English.
  • Good grasp of Green, European and global politics with strong political sensitivity.
  • Proven experience in producing content for social media platforms.
  • Excellent knowledge of social media channels and their best practices.
  • Fluency in emojis, memes, GIFs and pop culture references.
  • Ability to take quick decisions with sound judgment under pressure.
  • The organisational ability to manage multiple projects, often on tight deadlines.
  • Adherence to Green party values.

Not obligatory but would be considered an asset:

  • A graduate of a Communications/Marketing/European Studies/Political Science degree.
  • Previous work experience as a social media manager.
  • Previous work experience within a political organisation, an international institution, a NGO or a campaign organisation focused on EU politics.
  • Basic experience with multimedia design platforms.

Application instructions

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