Social Media Associate – Catholic Climate Covenant – Washington, DC

Catholic Climate Covenant seeks a part-time social media associate. The associate will contribute 10 hours per week at $15 per hour. Telecommuting is preferable, although occassional meetings in our DC office may be required. A one-year commitment is required.

The position’s duties are as follow:

Create compelling, engaging posts for Facebook and Twitter, following our best practices guidelines. Facebook posts 1x/day and Twitter 3x/day.
Reply to all Twitter @ mentions and most Facebook comments in a timely way (within a few hours, unless the comment was made overnight). Other posts may be scheduled in advance.
Create simple graphics (text on image) for posting, using Photoshop or something similar.
Maintain/increase growth in followers and engagement.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

previous professional experience with social media (including through internships);
a demonstrated ability to increase a social media engagement rate;
a working knowledge of basic design programs (to create image/text graphics);
impeccable writing skills; and
the ability to communicate sensitively.

Performance benchmarks will be measured quarterly.

Catholic Climate Covenant is a small, faith-based organziation devoted to solving climate change. Whether it’s protecting a boy in Chicago from asthma or a boy in Quito from a mudslide, solving climate change is a way to love the people God loves. We have over 10,000 members, and our partners include the principal US Catholic institutions.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Please send a resume (include the results of your social media work, if available) to