Social Media Assistant

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Position description: 

Latincouver is a non-profit organization that brings together both Latin Americans and Latin enthusiasts living in BC. Latincouver activities cover a variety of areas like business and culture, creating multiple events tailored to connect and empower people. 



Job Description 

The Social Media Assistant acts as part of the frontline Social Media Team by interacting with customers and fans in real-time on various online platforms. The right candidate will have excellent verbal and writing skills, the ability to work with cross-functional teams, a knack for research, and a willingness to work during non-standard business hours. Prior experience in Customer Service, Advertising, Public Relations, Social Media or Digital Marketing is preferred.



Job Duties and Responsibilities


Build and execute social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification

Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images, video or HTML) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action

Set up and optimize company pages within each platform to increase the visibility of the company’s social content

Moderate all user-generated content in line with the moderation policy for each community

Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules

Continuously improve by capturing and analyzing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information



Requirements and Skills

·      3-5 days per week, 4 or 5 hours, at least 3 months

·      Intermediate English level - written and verbal

·      Knowledge in Community Management or Administration of Social Profiles (i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Twitter)

·      Knowledge in graphic design (i.e. Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator), photography and/or video edition software is an asset

·      Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, Excel)

·      Proven creative and innovative capabilities


Role is suitable for: 
All Ages
English as a second language (ESL)
Additional Information: 


·      Expand your professional contacts through Latincouver’s rich network

·      Feedback on your learning progress

·      Reference letter upon completion to upgrade your resume

·        Be part of a fun professional staff team

·    Learn new skills and an opportunity to practice English




How to apply: 
How to Apply: Send your resume to the email or fill out the application on our website and check out the many possibilities you can have with us.
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Cause Tags: 
Arts & Culture
Youth Development
Latincouver creates a socio-economic space to promote relationships and cultural exchange among Latin Americans and the Canadian mosaic.
Position type:
Skilled Role:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
4 Feb 2020
Time Committment:
15 Hours Per Week
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Work location:
406-68 Water Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 1A4