Social Media Account Coordinator

Pen & Tell Us, a boutique marketing communications agency, is on the hunt for a creative, highly motivated candidate to join our team as a part-time Social Media Account Coordinator in Austin, TX. The person will provide daily social media execution for food and beverage clients. This is a part-time contractor position, working at your own prefer location in Austin, and will report to the founder of Pen & Tell Us.

The Successful Candidate Will:

  • Have strong writing skills, and the ability to craft compelling social media posts that capture attention.
  • Develop relationships with social media influencers to convey the client’s message, and handle routine online inquiries.
  • Create and maintain influencer lists.
  • Be adept at developing content – written, photos, and videos – for social media channels Facebook posts, Tweets, Instagram posts, etc.
  • Be able to frequently engage influential social media personalities to further our client’s brand image.
  • Be capable of supporting clients’ community management for social media channels (e.g., moderate wall posts, recommend response opportunities, etc.).
  • Have experience in managing and responding to online reviews on Yelp, Google, Facebook and other reviews platforms
  • Monitor and report social media conversations related to the Client’s business.
  • Be a capable planner, skilled at managing multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Be meticulous in attention to detail, communications and schedules, often under tight deadlines.
  • Be able to function autonomously and effectively as part of a contractor team working in various locations.
  • Be a clear, candid, and succinct communicator.
  • Have a solid grasp on nightlife, the bar scene, sports and hospitality
  • Extra credit if you are clever, witty and understand the punk rock ethos

We are looking for a team player who can deliver results and is not afraid to think creatively. The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter, detailed-oriented, resourceful, and able to multi-task and prioritize under deadlines. Additional qualifications include:

  • Must be able to travel to client sites on a regular basis to engage and create content in the moment
  • Knowledge of client industries a plus: bars & restaurants, breweries, consumer packaged goods, distilleries

Austin, Texas

1 - 2 years of social media or equivalent work experience with a solid understanding of the field of social media

Hourly rate