Opportunity

Social Media Strategist

WHO WE ARE
Distillery Corps is an award-winning creative agency for scholars, researchers, and big thinkers. Our clients include the University of Virginia, Portland State University, Calvin College, Chatham Financial, the Iowa Abortion Access Fund, and New City Commons. We’re located in the beautiful New New Crusher Court, a creative oasis located at 2500 NE Sandy Blvd, and share space with wickedly talented graphic designers, Squarespace specialists, and copywriters, all of whom are all-around amazing people.

WHAT WE NEED
We’re looking for someone with social media savvy to cultivate our digital presence and differentiate our brand on multiple digital channels. You’ll build a following by creating content that speaks to our ideal client (scholars, researchers, and thought leaders) and is consistent with our brand. You’ll develop and maintain a sustainable social media strategy through market research, analysis, and reporting on activity and trends.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Acuity with social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong project management skills with the courage to push for what you think is the best way forward. General interest in academic research and “big ideas,” and the creative thinking skills to devise new ways of connecting intellectual communities to the public sphere. Knowledge of Google Docs and Adobe Suite. Have your own computer.

COMPENSATION
Course credit + references for life + professional experience + opportunity to build a strong portfolio of work in digital marketing + we’re growing, so anything is possible

FINAL WORD
This role is the perfect experience and resume builder. You will have the opportunity to grow and mature the social media presence of an up-and-coming creative agency operating in a unique niche. If developing and owning our social media presence end-to-end is something that excites you, tell us about it.

To Apply:

Email us your resume and a cover letter detailing why you’re the right fit for this role. In addition, please send relevant work samples (e.g. social posts or campaigns) that will give us a sense for your talent in the space.