The Social Media and Content Manager plays a key role on the marketing team of the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM) driving the planning and execution of social media/PR initiatives that promote and elevate ASCM’s visibility. This position serves as the primary digital content producer, ensuring content to many different audiences is accurate, compelling and can also be used for media relations purposes. The manager will be a self-starter able to work with the Director of Communications & Content and creative team to produce a variety of assets including videos, podcasts, blog posts, case studies, reports, contributed articles, infographics, GIFs and more.
As the largest non-profit association for supply chain, ASCM is an unbiased partner, connecting companies around the world to the newest thought leadership on all aspects of supply chain. ASCM is built on a foundation of ASCM certification and training and drives innovation in the industry with new products, services and partnerships that enable companies to further optimize their supply chains, secure their competitive advantage and positively impact their bottom lines.
In addition to being certified as a Great Place to Work®, ASCM offers a generous benefits package, including: coverage of 85-90% of benefit costs for medical/prescription, dental and vision insurance benefits; a 401K match; flexible spending accounts for medical expenses, dependent care and mass transit; tuition reimbursement; a relaxed environment; and a healthy work-life balance.
ASCM is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. To learn more about ASCM, visit ascm.org.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Strong writing and verbal communication skills
Experience managing website content using a content management system, Episerver preferred
Experience working with e-mail marketing systems, Marketo preferred
Proficiency with social media management tools (e.g. Hootsuite, Sprinklr) and social listening/analytics platforms (e.g. Radian6, SimplyMeasured)
Solid writing/editing skills with flawless spelling and grammar
An insatiable hunger for and understanding of social media and traditional media
Basic knowledge of design, Adobe Photoshop preferred
Basic level of video editing and GIF creation
Knowledgeable about trends in multimedia storytelling. Ability to produce digital content quickly and accurately
Well-versed in AP Style writing AP Style
Motivated self-starter with strong attention to detail
Strategic thinking, project management and planning skills. Ability to manage and prioritize communications needs, perform effectively in a fast-paced environment, and meet deadlines in a timely manner while maintaining professionalism and product quality
Stays current and assesses industry and social media trends, tools, new platforms, innovations, and best practices
ASCM is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year