UH Seeks Social Media/Content Specialist

The University of Hawaii at Manoa is looking to hire a Social Media/Content Specialist to work out of the school’s Office of Communications, under the UH VP for Administration. The position, #0081780, will report to Dan Meisenzahl and expected to begin in January/February 2018.

Duties will include:

  • Assist in developing, implement & maintain unpaid/paid social media strategies & campaigns for UH Manoa & UH System social media platforms that leverage real-time content opportunities to grow audience & expand awareness of university initiatives & successes
  • Integrate social media strategies with internal and external communication effort
  • Maintain day-to-day social media logistics, messaging and ongoing needs
  • Monitor social media platforms, including outside standard hours, for any mentions of the University of Hawai‘i and develop appropriate responses for positive and negative content
  • Serve as representative for UH Office of Communications on social media and act as a resource for UH units to foster an active online community of ambassadors for the university
  • Collect, track and measure social media analytics to generate reports that could management-approved changes or decisions based on the results for engagement, campaign building, audience targeting and future content choices
  • Understand current trends, technologies and advancements in social, mobile and online review sites.
  • Identify trends and tools that can enhance UH social media presence and monitor and respond appropriately to social media conversations, including comment sections
  • Provide onsite presence for events for content building and live social media engagement
  • Shoot video and take still images for use in social media and online platforms using university equipment
  • Digitally edit photographs
  • Manage and backup current bank of university archival and stock images and provide assistance to in searching archive
  • Upload and catalogue photographs to searchable archive system for digital images and caption/usage information
  • Other duties as assigned

For more information, visit the position entry on the Work At UH site:

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