The Social Media Specialist for Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) will be based on the St. Kitts campus and work closely with campus leadership and the RUSVM Marketing team located in Downers Grove, IL. The position will focus on identifying, developing and promoting social media content. This role will oversee aspects of day-to-day community engagement on our social media channels, as well as other sites where conversations relative to the RUSVM occur.
The Social Medial Specialist will report to the Manager, Communications but will operate with a level of autonomy. The ideal candidate will have a dynamic personality, be a great conversationalist, possess strong writing skills and a solid background in using social media in a professional capacity.
The Social Media Specialist will be responsible for managing our social media channels. The Specialist will create, coordinate, and elevate social media marketing for RUSVM in conjunction with the overall RUSVM Marketing plan. We are seeking a solid writer with experience working on social media strategy, as well as creating content and managing/building organic relationships across all social channels.
- Bachelors degree required.
- 3+ years Marketing experience specific to Digital and/or Social Media.
- Demonstration of excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to interact at all levels of management
- Demonstration of diplomatic, professional, courteous and perceptive interpersonal skills; display discretion in dealing with sensitive, confidential issues
- Competent in Microsoft Office relevant software programs
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Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia.
Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.