Job Opening: Social Media Editor

The position is focused on editorial social media for Garden & Gun

Note: This position is no longer open.

Garden & Gun seeks a social media expert who can help us connect with users on various platforms. We need someone who not only uses social personally, but has experience using it for a company like G&G and understands the relationship between a brand and its followers. The person will help shape strategy and be responsible for day-­to-­day engagement with users—so we’re looking for a big thinker as well as someone who sweats the details. The position is based in our office in Charleston, South Carolina.

Responsibilities include:
–Helping define and execute strategies to grow G&G’s presence, engagement, and referrals across social media platforms, including established accounts (Facebook,
Instagram, Twitter) and underutilized accounts (Pinterest, Snapchat, etc.)
–Creating and executing social-­only stories for various platforms; using social media to tell great stories
–Managing paid social­ media campaigns for editorial and sales teams
–Helping to develop opportunities for sponsors on G&G social platforms
–Composing and scheduling posts for all G&G editorial social media platforms
–Working with colleagues in editorial, sales, marketing, and commerce groups
–Observing social media posts, trends, and analytics to generate story ideas
–Establishing and managing social partnerships with other brands
–Using analytics to understand audiences across platforms
–Monitoring social channels, answering questions and interacting with followers

–2-­4 years of experience managing the social media accounts for a lifestyle brand
–Experience with paid promotions on social media accounts, for editorial content, sponsors’ content, and commerce-­related content
–Experience with Hootsuite or comparable third-­party social publishing tool
–Familiarity with Google Analytics or comparable analytics platform
–Strong writing skills, including understanding of voice and attention to detail
–A solid understanding of the G&G brand and voice

Qualified candidates should send resume and work samples to [email protected].