Overview

Job Duties

  • Support the development and maintenance of daily interactive social media, providing research, copywriting, and proofreading as needed
  • Actively monitor news media sites and outlets for relevant mentions and engagement opportunities. Communicate post content ideas to the manager and VP of Quality Assurance and Social Media
  • Create content and maintain an ongoing calendar for social media awareness and for use in content creation
  • Work with other departments and outside sources as necessary to obtain photos, videos, facts, or resources for social media posts
  • Research current events to support the manager and VP of Quality Assurance and Social Media with content for web and print platforms
  • Stay informed about Samaritan’s Purse and Billy Graham Evangelistic Association programs, projects, and activities, including international emergency response, Operation Christmas Child, Children’s Heart Project, U.S. Disaster Response, World Medical Mission, and Operation Heal our Patriots
  • Provide detailed research on projects to manager and VP of Quality Assurance and Social Media

Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA) from four-year college or university in journalism, communications, or related fields and three (3) or more years’ experience with research, writing, or social media; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be familiar with social media tools, resources, and analytics
  • Working knowledge and understanding of social media platforms including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook
  • Strong communication skills including the ability to write clear, concise, compelling copy for publications
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Ability to use Macintosh/Apple computers and devices
  • Strong skills in organization and time management
  • Flexibility in a fast paced environment