WORK AT WYES


DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST

WYES is seeking a Digital & Social Media Specialist. WYES wants to tell the stories that matter. The Digital & Social Media Specialist will be responsible for the successful project management, development, implementation, and tracking of digital initiatives including website (s) campaigns, SEO, online advertising, coordinating and curating the organization’s overall social media communications using multiple social media platforms with significant followings, as well as researching new platforms as they become available.

Key areas of responsibility include but are not limited to:
  • Manage daily social media content for a variety of WYES brands —  programming, events, outreach and development 
  • Plan, develop and execute marketing programs and campaigns across all digital channels and social media platforms 
  • Must ensure all content is engaging and accurate and meets brand standards
  • Create ads for print and web
  • Assist with photography at events
  • Responsible for creating new ways to acquire new followers on social media while engaging existing audiences 
  • Update and monitor wyes.org and WYES app 
     
Preferred:
  • BA OR BS 
  • Solid knowledge of relevant tools: Google Analytics, Doubleclick For Publishers 
  • Experience managing successful social media campaigns and a solid understanding of social marketing
  • Solid understanding of web metrics, digital analytics, with the ability to generate, analyze and interpret data
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Frame maker, Premier, After Effects, HTML/CSS (WordPress)
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once, set priorities and meet deadlines 
  • Work evenings and weekends when necessary 
  • Excellent writing, editing and communication skills 
     
Our ideal candidate should have a fondness of public media, be actively engaged in social media and have basic editing skills. The Digital & Social Media Specialist will work with development and other WYES team members, but will report directly to the WYES Vice President of Communications.
 
WYES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Qualified candidates to should their resume to:

resume@wyes.org
Re: DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST 

or

WYES-TV
916 Navarre Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70124
Re: DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST