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ASSOCIATE MANAGER, SOCIAL MEDIA, MIT Press, to be responsible for developing and implementing creative and effective social media strategies to support audience growth and sales of all MIT Press products (trade books, academic books, textbooks, journals, MIT Press Direct, and other institutional products). These strategies encompass paid and organic social media campaigns, content marketing, influencer and network outreach, and book promotions in coordination with authors, editors, and other partners. Will also direct the production of cohesive, on-brand content and digital media across social media, merchandise, video, podcast, animations, and graphics.
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REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree in a related field; three years of digital communications experience; extensive knowledge of social media and best practices for content; experience with photography, videography, and graphic design; experience implementing social media campaigns and proficiency with current and emerging social media and digital platforms; experience with social advertising platforms and owned social management tools, e.g., Hootsuite; excellent writing, editing, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills; strategic and analytical approach and experience analyzing digital metrics; ability to manage an annual budget and work independently and as part of a team; and proficiency with Microsoft applications and Adobe Creative Cloud. PREFERRED: experience implementing social media campaigns, preferably at a trade publisher or university press; experience using Mailchimp, Hubspot, or similar marketing automation tools; experience using content management systems, e.g., Airtable, WordPress, or Drupal; basic knowledge of HTML and CSS; familiarity with Drupal and Medium; experience with Google Analytics; and experience managing a team of two or more. Job #20068-7