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Job Title : : Social Media Manager
Location : : Brussels, Belgium
Posted on : : Wed Oct 31, 2018
Apply before : : Thu Oct 31, 2019
Job Type : : Freelance
Experience required : : 3 years - 6 years
Job category: : Other
 Job Description

Candidate Profile

Social media management experience with a large organisation/political account – understanding of strategic planning/clear writing/content strategy.

• Native-level English speaker. Knowledge of at least another EU language desirable.

• Excellent writing skills. The candidate should be able to understand complex texts and statements and extract meaningful messages for social media.

• Creative mind-set.

• Knowledge of social media monitoring and analytics (Hootsuite, Digimind, Brandwatch).

• Experience in running social media ads and paid campaigns.

• Up to date on the latest developments in digital communications.

• Excellent team player. Willingness to work within a large network of domain stakeholders and ability to present to and negotiate with several actors is a must.

The following skills/experiences would be an advantage:

• Eye for graphic design and knowledge of Adobe Creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign).

• Some knowledge of Drupal CMS and search engine optimisation.

• Experience in working inside the European institutions and some knowledge of economic and financial affairs.


Social Media Manager Responsibilities 

• Plan and post on social media channels.

• Respond to posts, starting and engage in online discussions.

• Content management – contribute to the development of content and planning (including but not limited to infographics, maps, videos, tweets, country specific material, etc).

• Coordinate and liaise with other EC accounts, institutions and stakeholders (including but not limited to Cabinets, DGs/Services, Parliament, CoR, Council, Representations in Member States, etc).

• Focus on finding synergies with the central social media accounts and contribute content to the corporate social media outlets.

• Social media analysis, monitoring and reporting: use the provided corporate tools, collect data and prepare regular reports; provide meaningful data to external contractors for in-depth reports; keep track of topics related; optimise posting activity on social media channels.

• Track web traffic from social media using Piwik, including the use of UTM parameters.

• Prepare social media plans for events, publication launches, coordinated activities inside and outside of the institutions.

• Develop a long term strategy for social media presence using an editorial calendar, a content strategy and a community management strategy.


General Responsibilities

• Reports to the Digital Media Coordinator and the Team Leader for Digital Media, Audio-visual, Publications and Internal Communication.

• Provides editorial and language-checking support to the rest of the team.

• Stays informed and liaise on the work of the Press, Events, Publications, Inter-institutional, Internal Communications teams.


Apply before : Thu Oct 31, 2019
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