Social Media Manager
Part-Time - Moving to Full Time


At Professional Idiots, you will be responsible for

  • Develop and refine our social media strategy, to build our brand.

  • Create compelling longer-term strategies, create engaged communities of fans and advocates

  • Create unique content customized for each social channel that is on-brand

  • Collaborate with our Creative Services, Marketing, and Editorial teams to develop compelling assets for posts

  • Develop a calendar and regular cadence of content, while being opportunistic with timely news/content. 

  • Regularly and proactively monitor social channels for customer engagement, elevating support issues as needed

  • Develop and meet monthly KPIs for cross-channel community growth and posts. 

  • Analyze progress and identify areas for improvement and further optimize content for additional engagement

  • Stay up-to-date on developments on each social platform and how they may impact our social activity

  • Identify tools and technology to better manage our social activity and platforms

You should have experience

  • BA in communications-related field, or exceptional equivalent work history

  • 5-7 years of experience managing multiple social media accounts, with at least half of that experience for B2C audiences.

  • Experience in a publishing and/or events company a huge plus.

  • Experience in editorial social media marketing, or understanding of the difference between editorial

  • Ability to quickly learn an industry, its players, audiences, dynamics, culture, and language

  • Track record of growing both audiences and engagement in B2C environments

  • Mastery of short-form communication, an expert in being able to say a lot in very limited spaces through the use of images to support it

  • Expertise in all major social platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube

  • An analytical mind, with a passion for testing, and a data-driven approach to optimizing content

  • Experience running successful social media campaigns on both small and large scales

  • Excellent writing and grammatical expertise is a must.

  • Excellent time management and project management skills, with the ability to multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment

To be successful at Professional Idiots, you need to be

  • Independent but also a team player

  • Self-motivated and have strong organizational skills

  • Vocal about your opinions but not married to them

  • Driven to learn and self-improve

  • A strong written communicator

  • A master at your craft

At Professional Idiots we

  • Are 50% remote, for now, but will have an office soon!

  • Use GitHub, Trello, Basecamp, Slack, and Sneek to collaborate

  • Are community-driven and work both hard and smart

Benefits of working at Professional Idiots​

  • Top compensation

  • 100% company-paid medical, vision and dental

  • 5 Paid sick days each year

  • 2 weeks paid vacation each year

More about Professional Idiots

  • One of the fastest growing online networks this side of the milky way

  • We focus on doing the right thing and not hockey stick-shaped charts

  • Have over 160,000 members… and growing

  • Grew 100% by word-of-mouth

  • Serve over six million requests a month​

How to apply

Send an email to In the email, please include:

  • Tell us about 2-3 of your favorite projects you worked on 

    Link to your LinkedIn profile and record a video tell-all and send it to us

    If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to email us