Temporary Social Media Coordinator
Job Details
4 Year Degree

Company Overview:

At Nearpod, we believe teaching is the most important job in the world. Every day, we reach students through our learning platforms on Nearpod.com and Flocabulary.com. We have diverse backgrounds, but a shared goal of putting teachers and students first in everything that we do. We’re backed by leading Edtech investors, and have won numerous awards including Edtech Digest’s 2018 Company of the Year. We’re looking for people with a lot of hustle, a lot of empathy, and a desire to do something meaningful. We've adopted a remote-first culture. Our diverse team is based across the US with many working out of our office headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


Location: Remote


Position Overview:

The Social Media Coordinator Temp will support social media, and influencer marketing efforts. The ideal candidate will be a high-energy, creative and ambitious individual. This role will be instrumental in increasing our social media presence and gaining visibility for our brand among clients through social media and influencer marketing. This temporary position will report to the Sr. Manager, Social Media + Influencer Marketing.


Our Ideal Candidate/:

  • Assist with design and execution by creating highly engaging content (images, gifs, and video editing) for social media campaigns and emails

  •  Build monthly social media calendars with relevant content, teacher tips, and daily instagram stories based on timely events and campaigns

  • Interact with all followers by communicating, engaging, and answering questions through company’s social media channels (Twitter/FB/Instagram/FB groups/DMs) and our Social Media email inbox

  • Create, promote, plan and recruit hosts for the weekly Twitter #NearpodChat and monthly #FlocabChat 

  • Conduct research to source influencers in particular niches and vet promising influencers that are aligned with our brand

  • Help maintain relationships by keeping up to date with influencers on social media

  • Develop wrap-up reports for influencer content (capture social media posts, log testimonials, gather impressions)

  • Assist with live and online events to promote company and increase attendance

  • Support the marketing team in daily administrative tasks

  • Very comfortable talking in front of a camera authentically and enthusiastically

  • A Creative self-starter with strong attention to detail, problem solving capability, who is comfortable with both taking initiative and working in collaboration

  • Have a strong understanding of empathy marketing


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or in pursuit of) 

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills with a passion for storytelling and out of the box thinking to promote products in a unique and creative way

  • Proficient in Photoshop, Canva, and has used social media scheduling software in the past

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills to meet tight deadlines in order to juggle multiple projects at once while having the ability to quickly pivot to meet the needs of our fast social feeds and trends 

  • Willing to learn or already have knowledge of “teacher language”

  • Not required, but teaching experience, familiarity with the Edtech space, and/or a former teacherpreneur is preferred  


Employment Requirements: Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without restrictions

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary
Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary