Social Media Assistant - Part-Time
Impact Group Marketing is seeking motivated applicants for a Social Media Assistant position. Impact Group is a fast-growing digital agency in the Bryan/College Station market and beyond. Blending web development, social media, paid advertising, blog writing and print allows IGM to support small to medium-sized businesses, partnering with them to effectively use a variety of advertising methods in order to achieve sustained growth.
The Social Media Assistant will be exposed to various social media platforms and design software to create digital content for both internal and external clients. The Assistant will work at the direction of our Digital Marketing Manager and Social Specialist to optimize social media with creative and copy for outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google Business and more. The assistant will also support in research for relevant topics pertaining to the industry and profession of our clients to pull outside articles from and to stay on top of trends. They will also help monitor all social media platforms daily to ensure posts are error-free and revise and fine-tune elements of the social media strategy, including hashtags and cover photos, as required.
The ideal candidate should be eager to learn and have a basic understanding of how various social media platforms work and how to effectively navigate and utilize them. A base set of skills and passion about graphic design with experience with using Adobe Photoshop and Canva is preferred.
Additionally, candidates should possess a strong understanding of general business branding practices and demonstrate the ability to effectively apply them.
We are seeking dedicated individuals who are willing to commit to a minimum of one year with our organization. Applicants should be able to commit 15-25 hours weekly and be self-motivated, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and have a keen eye for detail. Previous experience is preferred but not required. Please submit a resume with qualifications and experience for consideration; a portfolio of prior design work is a plus, but not required.
To apply, send your resume, cover letter and create and submit 3 sample social media graphics and captions for a brand of your choosing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for an example.