Social Media Coordinator

The West Virginia Department of Tourism is seeking a Social Media Coordinator to work with the Content Marketing team to assist with content creation, social execution and community management.

Sample Duties

  • Develop and plan social media content to be used on a wide range of platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube and Pinterest.  
  • Schedule and implement social media content using social media management software as well as in-platform tools
  • Possess an awareness and interest in social media trends and innovative best practices 
  • Execute thorough and on-brand community management communications 
  • Serve as the first line of contact for social media followers, with a focus on platform management and social listening
  • Monitor social media platforms and provide monthly and quarterly reports, tracking success and identifying areas of growth
  • Write and create brand blog content to be shared on social media, using a content marketing, results-focused strategy 
  • Provide assistance with other digital marketing platforms including but not limited to email and website 

The successful candidate will have a minimum of one year of experience in marketing, advertising or a related field, as well as experience with social media platforms and excellent copywriting abilities. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in marketing, advertising, public relations, communications, or a related field is required.

The position will report to the Content Marketing Manager. The job is located at the capitol in Charleston and works full-time, regular business hours. Competitive pay and benefits. Some travel required.

Please email a resume to Sarah Harmon, Content Marketing Manager– [email protected] Cover letters may be addressed to Tourism Secretary Chelsea Ruby.