1+ months

Social Media Strategist - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Social Media Strategist with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at at

**TASKS.** The contractor shall:

+ Create and implement a Social Media Communications Plan that covers social media accounts (FaceBook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn) and NHLBI marketing channels (Granicus-GovDelivery).

+ Leverage recurring analytics reports to keep plan timely and effective as well as measure their success.

+ Measure and analyze benchmark data and be able to provide recommendations and revisions of communications strategies going forward.

+ Drive engagement with social media influencers and communicate with followers in a timely manner (given best practice standards and federal guidelines).

+ Produce and disseminate relevant, original, high-quality content for social media updates as well as other internal and external publications as required. Ensure that all external communications are consistent with NHLBI, NIH, and federal policy.

+ Participate in NHLBI and OSPEEC meetings and workshops in order to gather insights into that which is most needed with respect to dissemination.

+ Monitor and stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools, and applications.

+ Investigate, recommend and plan for NHLBIs adoption of potential additional social media platforms by understanding the added value and risks (Instagram, Pinterest, etc.)

+ Work with OSPEEC strategists, staff, and contractors to create social media and promotion materials for symposia, conferences, workshops, meetings, and other events.

+ Lead a monthly recurring meeting to coordinate multiple institute social media accounts that are managed by a variety of content creators of varying backgrounds.

**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:

+ Masters degree in Communications, Marketing, or a related field. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Masters degree.

+ Minimum of Four (4) years of professional experience in communications, social media marketing, and/or graphic design related field.

+ Hands-on experience in content management and creating professional, high-quality products.

+ Enthusiastic team player, who is highly organized and attentive to detail and can work well in a fast-paced work environment.

+ Experience with balancing a diverse workload and prioritizing projects in order to meet changing and competing requirements within NHLBI. Must demonstrate flexibility and ability to pivot based on project direction.

+ Ability to synthesize content into digestible messages for public consumption.

+ Experience with using graphic design software (InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, and Premiere Pro).

+ Proficient with workplace tools like MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

+ Familiarity with use of social media monitoring and management tools including Symplur and Meltwater.


Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2020-02-07 Expires: 2020-04-25

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