This is a temporary, 5-month maternity leave coverage position, starting in mid-November 2018 through mid-April 2019 at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, CA. The Temporary Social Media and Digital Communications Coordinator is responsible for all messaging and content disseminated on behalf of the Hammer Museum via social media channels, and other digital communications as needed, including the reporting of information about curatorial & programming efforts. Reporting to the Associate Director, Digital Content, the position contributes to the Hammer’s publicity, media, and outreach efforts by overseeing and maintaining the daily tracking and disseminating of content on the Museum’s social media channels and in social media advertising. The coordinator acts as the primary liaison to the museum’s social media audience, and facilitates online community management. The coordinator prepares the written copy daily to populate all social media platforms. The coordinator works closely with other staff in the communications department to align social media content with the larger museum communication strategies. This role may also be asked to assist in the creation and management of website content and email marketing.
Works closely with all facets of the museum, including the graphic design and digital team within the Communications Department as well as the Public Programs, Curatorial, Development and Visitor Experience teams.