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Social Media Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Gainesville, FL
  • Minimum Education Required: Bachelor's
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website UF Research Communications

Love science? Love social media? Then you’ll be a perfect fit for the communication teams at UF Research, helping to share stories about the groundbreaking research and scholarship conducted by more than 6,000 UF faculty members on campus and around Florida.

You’ll be working with a veteran team of writers, editors, graphic designers and multimedia producers to share and repurpose the amazing content they and others across campus create for Explore magazine, web, news releases and many other platforms.

You’ll create social media plans for our Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit, The Conversation and Facebook accounts, then implement them in collaboration with our team and the campus social community. You’ll post, share and analyze our social media, working with other content creators to develop dynamic content people want to read. In addition, you’ll manage our internal monthly newsletter and make regular updates to our website.

We’re looking for a self-motivated professional who can continue to grow our social media presence and bring new ideas to our creative sessions. We need a strong writer with solid news judgment who can work independently most of the time. Strong time management and organizational skills will ensure the job gets done and all our assets are catalogued and accessible.

We need a collaborator who can be UF Research’s representative to the campus social media community, working with your peers to leverage our content and theirs and contributing to the UF brand.

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Listing Expires: November 6, 2021
Major(s): Advertising, Journalism, Media Production, Management, and Technology, Public Relations