Hiring: Social Media Consultant

Social Media Consultant:

Mighty Earth, a global environmental NGO, is looking for a freelance social media consultant to help deliver on our social media ambitions for 2021.

About the role

Mighty Earth is embarking on a period digital consolidation and growth. As part of that work, we are looking for a social media consultant who can help us deliver on our ambitions to improve our social media offering and help us attract new supporters. Key to this will be a strong focus on supporter acquisition in which social media advertising is the key element. In addition, we are looking for an expert consultant who can help advise, develop, and create engaging content that will help our campaign teams win. You will be working alongside the Digital Director who has overall responsibility for social media at Mighty Earth, as well as Campaign Directors in creating campaign content.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Creating compelling and engaging content across all our channels.
  • Working with the Digital Director and Campaign Leads to manage the social media calendar and help manage our content pipeline.
  • Helping campaigns teams develop social media strategies, and the content, to help them win their campaigns.
  • Work with the Digital Director on supporter acquisition, testing, and content creation.
  • Providing technical support, and solving problems with social media platforms, accounts and authorisations where needed.
  • Advising the Digital Director on social media strategy across channels.
  • Analysing and reporting performance of our social media channels.

 Key Experience and Skills:

  • At least 3-5 years of professional social media experience, with a demonstrable record of using social media to build supporter engagement.
  • Deep understanding of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other social networking platforms.
  • Strong track record in supporter acquisition via social media.
  • Experience in running social media advocacy campaigns.
  • Excellent social media instincts, with an ability to tap into current trends to engage people.
  • Experience in creating compelling content with demonstrable results.
  • Solid experience gathering and analysing social media data.
  • Fluency in English

Desirable but not essential:

  • Basic graphic design / photo editing including Experience with tools like Canva, Affinity or Adobe products
  • Basic video editing
  • Professional level language skills in French, Spanish or German.

Location: Remote within Eastern Time (New York) to East European Time (Athens, Kiev, Helsinki) 

We are flexible on hours/days but suggest initially the equivalent of 1 day a week (to be negotiated) until at least the end of the year (mid-December). There is the possibility of a contract extension and/or more hours.

Examples of pay rate (to be negotiated): 
UK = £400-£500 per day (equivalent of 8 hours a day) 
USA = $500-$600 per day (equivalent of 8 hours a day) 
Berlin = €450-€550 per day (equivalent of 8 hours a day) 

How to apply:

To apply please send a CV and a covering letter of no more than 2 pages with the consultancy position in the subject line to [email protected] outlining how you meet the job specification and your hourly or daily rate. Deadline to apply is 19 September 11:59pm.

Mighty Earth is an equal opportunity employer; we strictly prohibit discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression and any other characteristic protected by law. Women, people of color, and members of the LGBTQ+ community are strongly encouraged to apply.