We are looking for a social media editor (student)! (8-10 hours p/w)

We are looking for a social media editor (student)! (8-10 hours p/w)

27 Feb 2020

The Maastricht University Library Facebook- and Instagram page are the main library communication channels towards UM students. We are looking for a creative student employee who is interested in maintaining these social media channels in close collaboration with library staff.
Are you a creative writer who can spot opportunities to bring variation into our daily social media posts? Then we are looking for you!

This is what you are going to do as a social media editor

• manage our daily Facebook and Instagram communication
• write, create, post and schedule social media posts on Instagram and Facebook
• search, make and edit contributing photos and (short) videos
• pro-actively search for content to communicate on social media
• ensure continuity in posts following a set plan and spot opportunities



• are a student at Maastricht University
• are available for 8 to 10 flexible hours per week
• speak/write fluent English with good writing skills
• know ins and outs about social media and are an experienced Facebook and Instagram user yourself
• preferably have photography skills
• are committed and motivated
• have affinity with Photoshop (available via UM Library) or a similar photo editing programme
• are familiar with our library services



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Send your CV, a short motivation and three imaginary social media posts (one for Facebook, one for Instagram and one for Instagram Stories) before Monday 16 March. Select a library related topic that (to your opinion) might be interesting to know for your fellow students. You can send your documents to Loes Pustjens (m.pustjens@maastrichtuniversity.nl), Communications officer at Maastricht University Library.
Note: it might be possible to divide the tasks and hours between two students. However, we prefer to hire only one student for 8-10 hours per week. Please indicate in your motivation letter how many hours per week you are available.
Do you have questions about this job vacancy or about the conditions of employment? We will be happy to give you more details. You can contact Loes Pustjens, Communications officer at Maastricht University Library, via e-mail (m.pustjens@maastrichtuniversity.nl).

Author: Loes Pustjens, Communications officer


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Last updated: 27/02/20

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