International Data Group Social Media Editor in Needham, Massachusetts
IDG is seeking a Social Media Editor for IDG’s Global Services business to be to be based in either our Needham, MA HQ, NY, NY office or Remote in the US (preferably east coast). IDG has five B2B editorial brands each with their own, unique social media presence and voice. This position would work with a variety of departments to help support our fast-growing B2B social media presence.
Qualified candidates must have a passion for writing and previous experience with social media management. The individual must also be strategic, with prior copywriting or editing experience. We are looking for someone who understands social media strategy and is familiar with building and maintaining a brand voice on social media.
This Social Media Editor is part of a global services team and will be an integral part of the IDG social media team. The ideal candidate is an excellent writer who has great ideas, a can-do attitude, and an entrepreneurial spirit. This person will work closely with teams across IDG to support social campaigns. Experience using social media scheduling apps, social media platforms, proves writing and editing skills, and ability to use creative templates for social media posts required.
IDG is the world’s leading technology media, event, data, and marketing services company operating at the intersection of media and marketing technology. We influence the most powerful tech buyers in the world — from business technologists to enthusiasts and everyone in between.
IDG Communications’ vision is to make the world a better place by enabling the right use of technology. As the leading global media and data company powered by 1st party relationships, our collaborative, innovative and customer focused culture fosters success for our customers and our employees.
Upon joining IDG, you can expect a stable, consultative, and hard charging work environment along with an office culture that rewards, recognizes, and respects achievement.
We offer competitive salaries, an outstanding benefits package and an atmosphere dedicated to advancing our passion in providing cutting-edge advertising & marketing solutions for our clients.
Manages all the B2B social handles and the IDG TECH talk social handles
Manages our social media management software. Is the primary POC for troubleshooting on social media
Manages all social media calendars, creates all social copy, and developed engaging social media creative
Assists in promoting relevant events and services programs on the B2B social pages
Supports video team on social promotions and any promotes any relevant events on the B2B social handles
Maintain newsletters and push notifications for the B2B sites
1-3 years' experience with copywriting or editing for branded social media
Passion for social media and proficiency with major social media platforms
Proficiency with editing photo templates for social media use
Top notch copywriting skills with the ability to write and edit compelling ‘clickable’ language that boosts social engagement.
Inventive and curious with a passion for writing and storytelling
Strong time management skills with the ability to multitask
Detail-oriented approach to work with the ability to meet deadlines
Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated empathy and commitment to our business
Top-notch oral and verbal communication skills with an outgoing and positive demeanor
Experience managing an influencer platform highly preferred
Experience with using Canva to build compelling social creative preferred
Portfolio of existing editorial work featured in digital publications preferred
Incredibly independent with the ability to work quickly and develop new ideas for increased engagement
A natural multitasker
Experience using Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Ability to travel once or twice a year, if needed, post Covid-19
Other: Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Requests for reasonable accommodation based on disability or religion will be considered on an individual basis.
Please upload a formatted version of your resume and cover letter during the application process.
IDG is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.
Unit: Insights & Performance Marketing
Career Level: Entry-Level
External Company Name: International Data Group, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.idg.com
Street: 140 Kendrick St