SOCIAL MEDIA, MARKETING & OUTREACH POSITIONS
SOCIAL MEDIA EDITORs:
This position will deal with helping to run our Twitter & Instagram, mostly. Tasks will include scheduling tweets throughout the day, interacting with followers, seeking out new accounts that we should follow, and posting images with captions to our Instagram. For every piece we publish, we will need to both tweet and instagram about it, including any correct usernames and hashtags. Candidates will need to have experience with social media management and be able to adopt (as well as continue creating) the Awkward Mermaid “voice”. Witty, with relevant internet lingo & meme knowledge, and the ability to multi-task.
outreach/promotional (marketing editors):
This position will be mainly focused on both discovering and reaching out to similar organizations, lit mags, accounts, notable people, etc. that Awkward Mermaid could potentially partner up with in some form. This would include link exchanges, hosting events/contests/giveaways, and other opportunities to expand both our audience and our brand. Candidates will need to be skilled in email etiquette & have the ability to network/ “cold call” with a variety of people. Energetic, smart, visionaries with a good eye for potentialities.