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Communications Manager, Social Media

 
 

Position summary

We’re expanding our team and looking for an energetic communications manager with a focus on social media to grow organic engagement and paid strategy, as well as support brand building initiatives. This opportunity includes content ideation, creation, curation, and optimization. The manager will develop brand awareness across social media platforms, drive traffic, analyze performance, and provide timely and relevant Breastcancer.org resources to our social community. 

We’re looking for someone who is proactive, detail-oriented, and a strong writer, with excellent project management skills. Proven success in leading business social media solutions is mandatory. Having an interest in patient advocacy and helping people affected by breast cancer is central to this role, as is an empathetic approach.

This position will report to the Communications Director and will work closely with the other members of the communications and marketing team. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop and lead a social media strategy for Breastcancer.org

  • Write, edit, proofread, copy edit, and design graphics for social media

  • Plan and implement a daily social media calendar to engage and grow our community

  • Develop and manage paid social ad campaigns, making recommendations on budget, flight, platform, design, copy, etc.

  • Contribute to thought leadership strategy and implementation through Facebook Live, Instagram Live, and other PR opportunities

  • Evaluate and report on social media analytics and consumer insights; make data-driven decisions

  • Distill stories and breast cancer news, including oncology conference coverage, for the social media audience

  • Monitor and listen to social conversations and respond accordingly

  • Stay on top of the latest industry news, social trends, and accessibility features

  • Regularly evaluate the monitoring and digital marketing tools the organization uses and make recommendations for improvement

 

Qualifications

  • 4+ years experience in social media strategy, including professional writing

  • Bachelor’s degree 

  • Professional experience in health, media, a marketing agency, or a relevant industry

  • Experience with social media management for a business and analytics tools

  • Experience with Canva and/or video creation is a plus

  • Experience with nonprofit fundraising on social media is a plus

The ideal person for this role will have the ability to:

  • Demonstrate excellent judgment, thoughtfulness, and the appropriate tone when communicating on behalf of the organization 

  • Be solution-oriented, adaptable, determined, and have a positive attitude

  • Manage several simultaneous projects, campaigns, and tasks with the ability to re-prioritize as necessary and ask for help when needed

  • Learn new programs and technology quickly

  • Connect with our mission to empower people with breast cancer, which is the driving force behind all of our work

 

Hours and location

  • This is a full-time position with healthcare benefits

  • Remote work with occasional meetings in Philadelphia and New York City

 

How to apply

Please email your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to jobs@breastcancer.org, noting “Communications Manager, Social Media” in the subject line. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

About Breastcancer.org

We are a nonprofit organization founded by breast oncologist Marisa C. Weiss, MD, and born out of her conviction that people with breast cancer need more information than a doctor’s visit can provide. Breastcancer.org is the leading patient-centered resource for breast health and breast cancer information and support. We engage, educate, and empower people with our expert information and dynamic peer-support community so they can make the best decisions for their lives. Since 2000, we have reached 194 million people worldwide. Breastcancer.org receives more than 20 million visits each year, and we host the world’s largest online breast cancer peer community, with more than 200,000 registered members.

Breastcancer.org is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination against, and harassment of, any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, gender, pregnancy, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, familial status, military or veteran status, qualified individuals with a disability on the basis of the disability, or any other category that may be protected under applicable state or federal law.

— Last updated on June 29, 2022, 3:06 PM