Attn Social Media Stars: Girlboss Media Is Hiring

 
Come join Team Girlboss!

Come join Team Girlboss!

Are you the social-media superstar we're looking for?

Girlboss Media is looking for a creative, entrepreneurial, and whip-smart social media strategist to join its Los Angeles Office.

Reporting jointly to the site’s editorial director and senior audience development manager, this position will set strategy for and program our key social channels, with an eye to building the Girlboss brand and growing its community. Above all, this is an opportunity for the right candidate to make a meaningful contribution to building a fast-growing media start-up.

Some things you’ll be doing:

  • Work with senior audience development manager to set strategy for each distro channel (with a primary focus on Instagram, Email, Facebook, and LinkedIn).

  • Oversee programming across key social channels (managing Instagram feed and Stories, Facebook posting, Twitter, email planning and production, and LinkedIn posting).

  • Work with editorial team to manage and respond to user feedback, help manage the GB community across platforms, and stay abreast of trends and ideas the GB community is engaged with and interested in.

  • Grow social audiences through the sourcing and distribution of social-first video.

  • Experiment with live-streaming, gifs, audio, and other multi-media storytelling across platforms.

  • Stay ahead of social trends, proposing tests and trial programs to expand our presence on new platforms as they gain traction.

  • Assist in ideation, execution and production of articles.

  • Assist in article research as needed.

  • Assist with reporting and analysis of content performance, across social.


Some things you need to have:

  • Strong attention to detail with well-honed organizational skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Experience strategically distributing content across platforms—in a timely, compelling way.

  • Experience programming a broad swath of content across platforms—scheduling, optimizing, testing, and repackaging.

  • Keen eye for grammar and spelling.

  • Obsessive interest in the ever-changing landscape of social distribution and community-building.

  • Strategic POV on how social platforms (and the ways in which media companies should use them) are evolving.

  • A habit of reading various media outlets and ongoing awareness of what’s going on in the news.

  • Ability to multi-task and manage own time effectively in a fast-paced environment.

  • Eagerness and willingness to learn (and to test and fail).

  • Interest in and understanding of the broader media landscape, with passionate ideas about what great content should look like.

  • A degree in journalism or communications a plus.

This is a full-time role in our Silver Lake offices in Los Angeles, starting ASAP. Candidate must have a reliable form of transportation. Submit a cover letters, resume (incl. links to previous relevant work) to careers@girlboss.com with the subject line “Social Media Application.”

All applications must be submitted by Friday, August 4 2017. Short-listed candidates will be contacted by email.