The Historical Society of Michigan seeks a qualified individual to serve as full time Social Media Coordinator.
Under the direction of the Assistant Director for Marketing, the Social Media Coordinator is responsible for the following duties: managing the day-to-day activities and monitoring content of HSM’s social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter); editorial work including providing text for daily social media content; working on design materials as needed for social media content and general marketing purposes (Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, Canva, etc.); and photography and/or videography as required for use on social media.
The position will also perform general marketing department responsibilities and other duties as assigned. Occasional travel within Michigan with an HSM vehicle may be required.
About the Historical Society of Michigan: The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM), the state’s oldest cultural organization, helps connect Michigan’s past to students, educators, historical organizations, and the public through educational programs, conferences, publications, awards, workshops, referral services, networking opportunities, and support for local history organizations. HSM is the publisher of Michigan History magazine, the Historic Michigan Travel Guide, and other publications.
Established in 1828, the Historical Society of Michigan is a member-supported educational 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. HSM is not collection-based and does not operate the state museum or archives housed at the Michigan History Center in downtown Lansing. The Center is a part of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
Duties and Responsibilities
Photography and Video:
Reports to: Assistant Director for Marketing
Location: This is an in-person position at HSM’s offices in Lansing with no remote work availability.
Salary: $30-32,000 per year and includes health insurance, disability insurance, vacation, and other benefits.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. We encourage applications from under-represented groups, including minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
To apply please e-mail photography and/or social media examples, cover letter, and resume to email@example.com. The position will remain open until filled.
Posted on 1/6/2022