Social Media Coordinator

Social Media Coordinator

The Social Media Coordinator requires good time management skills and the ability to work with a team. Candidates for this position must convey an understanding of how The Cord operates and also have experience in all major social media platforms. They must also:

  • Work alongside the Web Director to develop a social media strategy;
  • Make posts on Facebook and Twitter every day;
  • Manage The Cord Instagram with the Photo Editor;
  • Communicate with other section editors to ensure that all stories are receiving adequate social media attention;
  • Engage readers through social media;
  • Have a strong online personality;
  • Attend All-Cord meetings;
  • When using social media in regards to The Cord or WLUSP, the photographer is expected to conduct themselves in a respectful and professional manner

Candidates for this position will be required to make two (2) mock social media posts for a given story at the time of the interview.

 

Serving the Waterloo campus, The Cord seeks to provide students with relevant, up to date stories. We’re always interested in having more volunteer writers, photographers and graphic designers.