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Woodwell Climate Research Center Social Media Specialist in Falmouth, Massachusetts

The Social Media Specialist will play an integral role on Woodwell Climate?s Communications team, working with the Creative Director & Communications Manager to communicate the impact & values of our science & to elevate our scientists across multiple social media platforms. The Social Media Specialist will be part of an agile team that values creative collaboration & excellence while maintaining a strong ethic of work/life balance. Responsibilities: Drafts accurate & compelling social media copy in collaboration with internal & external stakeholders Translates complex scientific topics into accessible & impactful social media content & campaigns Works with Creative Director to ideate dynamic, social-first multimedia & uses Adobe Creative Suite templates to create engaging social graphics Maintains agile social editorial calendar in collaboration with Creative Director & internal stakeholders Researches relevant social media trends while helping to design multi-channel social strategy in collaboration with Creative Director & Chief Communications Officer Works with internal stakeholders to promote underrepresented Woodwell science & scientists Promotes engagement, inclusivity, & a sense of belonging across platforms Works with external partner institutions to promote Woodwell-affiliated events & studies & find exciting opportunities for cross-promotion Amplifies & engages with critical individuals, organizations, & conversations historically & currently underrepresented in climate spaces Works with internal stakeholders to implement digital accessibility goals across social platforms Collects key engagement metrics in collaboration with Communications Manager Works with the Creative Director & the Director of Annual Giving to strategize creative content & implement audience targeting for paid social campaigns Monitors social boosting budget & metrics in collaboration with Creative Director & Chief Communications Officer Required Qualifications & Experience: Bachelor\'s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Science or Related Field 3+ years\' experience working in communications or social media content production/management (internship experience is applicable) Strong writing skills across digital channels & formats Experience communicating complex topics in creative & engaging ways Experience working with scientists or other Subject Matter Experts on communications materials Background in managing multiple social media channels & associated tools (ex. Hootsuite, Linktree, Canto social plugins, Meta & LinkedIn ad tools, etc.) Some knowledge of critical environmental science &/or policy issues Some familiarity with current conversations & best practices in environmental, science, DEIJ, &/or climate justice spheres Some familiarity with social accessibility guidelines & crafting inclusive & equitable communications materials Ability to prioritize & manage several projects efficiently Professional written & interpersonal skills are essential when communicating cross-functionally & with vendors, & team members Strong organizational & administrative skills Tech savvy, proficient in MS Office & Google Suite Excellent attention to detail, conscientious work ethic Excellent ability to multitask, prioritize projects, & work efficiently & independently in a fast-paced environment Positive & proactive approach Versatility, flexibility, & a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm A desire to understand how administrative projects connect to broader communication goals & strategy Preferred Qualifications Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software Excited by creative collaboration & iterative design processes Some background working with design, video, or motion graphic assets on social media Some photography &/or videography experience (social-first content creation is applicable)