DESCRIPTION

Afrobeatnik is a new online retailer of consciously curated vintage clothing and handmade goods.

We are looking for a vintage loving, social-media obsessed, publicity and promotions genius to help us design, execute and drive innovation for our social media strategy. We hope to find a professional employee who has enthusiasm for a wide array of channels and is well-versed in social media vocabulary, tools, processes, analytics, emerging trends and best practices.

This role is perfect for a college student or professional looking to expand their social communication and media outreach skills. Learn how to write compelling copy, execute public relations campaigns and implement long-term marketing plans. 


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in managing the implementation and administration of social media strategies across multiple platforms
  • Write compelling website and blog copy
  • Be a curator of content constantly looking for relevant stories to share about Afrobeatnik, vintage fashion or the Seattle fashion community
  • Build relationships with bloggers and social media influencers
  • Help develop and implement public relations campaigns
  • Monitor social media success via various analytical tools

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must possess creativity and demonstrate self immersion in social media
  • Most work will be done virtually but candidate must be local to Seattle-area and have the ability to meet with the founder 1X per week for one hour
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Functional knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, and other office programs
  • Understanding of the fashion industry and experience managing social media in the past a plus
  • Ability to commit to 10-20 hours per week
  • Students welcome though college enrollment is not required

To inquire, please email a resume and brief cover letter to info@afrobeatnikshop.com