Social Media Manager

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Social Media Manager

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    Government General

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    Krystal Aul

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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    12 months

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Senior Social Media Advisor
Start Date: ASAP
31/08/2022 (Chance to extend)
Pay Rate: $700 per day + super

Purpose of role:
Use your advanced social expertise to manage the NSW Government’s Facebook community and create exceptional content. Get involved in the NSW Government’s COVID-19 social media response – every day is different.

As part of a small, high-performing social media team you won’t be afraid to pitch in and help where needed.

Your day-to-day tasks will include managing a community of more than 160,000 people, creating excellent (and varied) content, working closely with stakeholders, and assisting with larger strategic team projects.

If you have a way with words, always fight for the best outcome for the end-user, and your brain is bursting with creativity, you’re just the person the team is looking for!

Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Content strategy and creation, including ideation, planning, copywriting, and visual direction to create informative and engaging communications.
  • Community management across NSW Government social media channels, with a focus on listening, responding, and engaging in meaningful two-way conversations.
  • Working with stakeholders to develop robust FAQs for our community management approach
  • Monitoring and analysis of conversation themes and sentiment to optimise content and community.
  • Collaborating with social media colleagues across government to enable consistent messaging and sharing of best practice and learnings.
  • Assisting with the development and ongoing analysis of policies, procedures, and best practice standards to continually improve our social media channels.
  • Some out-of-hours monitoring.

Key skills and experience to be successful:
- 3+ years in a similar role
- Creative thinker and natural storyteller
- Fluent in pop culture, memes, gifs and stock imagery
- Exceptional stakeholder and relationship management skills
- An interest in good user experience

Apply NOW as this opportunity won't last long - we work towards a 48 hour response time! 

Next Steps 

Email for further information.

Krystal Aul
Number: 0403 320 891
Suite 1.15, 98 Gloucester Street,
The Rocks, Sydney NSW, 2000 Australia

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“We encourage people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate based on disability.”
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE for this role. Australian PR or Citizenship is required.