Social Media Coordinator

University of Idaho

Position Details
Position Information

Internal Posting?
Posting Number SP004117P
Position Title Social Media Coordinator
Division/College University Communications & Marketing
Department University Communications & Marketing
Location Moscow
Posting Context Statement As a social media coordinator, you want to immerse yourself in a great brand. This is an amazing opportunity for anyone specializing in building social communities. The University of Idaho’s Vandal community is exciting and vibrant and this role is responsible ensuring this excitement, this energy is experienced through our social platforms.
Position Overview The position will advance the university’s reputation through purposeful and creative social media messaging and delivery using a variety of channels. This role assists in the coordination with marketing and communications teams to ensure brand message consistency and to cultivate a social media referral network, will help ensure that the content publishing and distribution calendar is managed and up to date to align with the overall strategy and social media content.
Duties may include:

  • Creating and publishing content on social media platforms
  • Coordinating brand message consistency
  • Assisting in the development of brand awareness
  • Monitoring and analyzing social media traffic
  • Providing customer support
  • Other duties as assigned
Unit URL Marketing – U of I University Communications and Marketing (

Position Qualifications

Required Experience
  • Two years in social media content creation and management
  • Two years with data analytics
Required Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications or Journalism; four additional years of experience in social media content creation and management (six total) may substitute for the Bachelor’s Degree

Required Other
  • Work nonstandard hours to meet business needs

Additional Preferred
  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience with client relations
  • Experience with social media publishing tools
  • Experience with project management tools
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions
Degree Requirement Listed degree qualification is required at time of application

Posting Information

FLSA Status Overtime Eligible
Employee Category Classified
Pay Range $27.00 per hour or higher commensurate with experience
Type of Appointment Fiscal Year
FTE 1.0
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
A visa sponsorship is available for the position listed in this vacancy. Uncertain
Posting Date 09/11/2023
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants To be considered your “Letter of Qualification” must address each of the required qualifications. Additionally, please provide information in support of your application regarding the preferred qualifications as relevant.
For 1st consideration, please apply by September 25, 2023.
Applicant Resources
Background Check Statement Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
EEO Statement The University of Idaho (U of I) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, U of I does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, genetic information or status as any protected veteran or military status in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions and educational programs.

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