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Content Creator – Social & Digital Media

This position may be either a Full-time position (approx 40-hrs / week) or could be part-time (minimum 20-hrs / week) for the right candidate.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Must be a unique combination of right brain creative content maker & left brain organized content distributor as you create compelling content and ensure it is strategically & consistently deployed to facilitate brand growth & exposure
  • Personally manage the development of creative content across multiple platforms including but not limited to instagram, pinterest, e-mail newsletter, website, popular external blogs, videos, etc
  • Create a content calendar & distribution schedule leveraging various platforms to maximize exposure for the Summer Thornton brand & personally deploy content against said schedule
  • Personally write & edit stories & produce photo/video imagery & content for the Summer Thornton Blog/Website
  • Potentially oversee & manage content created by outside editors/writers and guest-posters to the Summer Thornton blog
  • Establish & build relationships with key influencers & brands in the social media space for cross-promotion, partnership, & brand-building opportunities
  • Develop strategies & tactics to maximize online sharing of Summer Thornton content through instagram, pinterest, popular blogs, and more
  • Pursue opportunities for Summer to contribute to popular instagram pages, blogs and websites
  • Develop strategies & tactics to maximize followers & subscribers to Summer Thornton social media pages & newsletter
  • Create & deploy quarterly or semi-monthly e-newsletters highlighting key updates about the brand to followers
  • Add project imagery & press articles to website
  • Assist the Managing Director with other marketing activities including mailings, sourcing requests, photoshoots, editor quote & imagery requests, etc
  • Assist in the accessorizing & styling of rooms for photo shoots; and in some cases for smaller shoots of before imagery and/or in-progress photos personally facilitate the shoot unassisted
  • May require up to 10% travel out-of-state

Key Qualifications & Skills:

  • Minimum of 3+ years (ideally 6+) professional experience in related field (interior design, social media marketing, copy writing, art direction, graphic design, journalism / editorial, architecture, etc)
  • Avid consumer of high quality editorial content & ideally a contributor (writer, photographer, graphic designer, editor) of such content
  • Bachelors degree in Creative Writing / Journalism, Fine Art (photography, graphic design, etc), Interior Design, Architecture, Marketing, or related field
  • Extensive knowledge & passion for the interior design & architecture industry including awareness of notable brands, leading designers & architects, design magazines & books, etc
  • Experience with wordpress, blogs, or other back-end CMS for creating online content preferred but not required
  • Impeccable aesthetic taste and graphic design skills as well as alignment with Principal’s design style and philosophies
  • Basic photo-editing / photoshop skills.
  • Excellent writing skills & ability to write in varying voices.
  • Ability to problem-solve, try new things, and seek solutions with limited supervisor direction
  • Proactive self-starter – shows both initiative and detailed follow-through/completion
  • Strong attention to detail & strong organizational skills
  • Studio Webware experience a plus but not required
  • Positive and fun, team player, utmost integrity, honesty, & no-drama/ego attitude a necessity

SEND RESUME, PORTFOLIO, SALARY REQUIREMENT & REFERENCES TO: CAREERS@SUMMERTHORNTONDESIGN.COM

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