Smithsonian Networks is looking for a freelance social media writer to create weekly Facebook and Twitter content calendars for Smithsonian Channel. The ideal candidate should be comfortable writing engaging, scientifically- and historically-accurate copy that manages to walk the fine line between being entertaining and educational.
Responsibilities and Duties
-Research, write, edit, and proof social copy for Facebook and Twitter-Select compelling and appropriate videos & images from the Smithsonian Channel content library
-Thoroughly research and fact-check any information pulled from outside sources
-Collaborate with members of the social media team to fully understand the goals, audience, and overall social strategy, as well as the tone and voice of our social channels
-Ability to meet weekly deadlines is a must
-Freelance writers are compensated on an hourly basis, with competitive rates based on experience
-The position is remote, and the hours are flexible