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Social Media & Marketing Manager

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ORGANIZATION: ANIMAL RESCUE KONNECTION INC

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Animal Rescue Konnection (ARK) is a nonprofit dog rescue specializing in hard-to-place dogs who would often be euthanized if it were not for our help. We support shelters, other rescues, animal control officers, and private owners. We are based in MA / NH and sometimes help in RI, CT, and ME. We do not have a facility and almost all volunteers work from home. ARK is made up of smart, creative, and caring people. You would be joining a great team!

Please see our website for more info: www.animalrescuekonnection.org

Marketing is at the core of our success. We are in need of a skilled and professionally experienced social media & marketing manager for the following:

1. Oversee our 4 platforms to ensure the volunteers for those sites are posting on schedule (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube).
2. Use current trends and best practices to improve and maintain our social media reach, shares, gain more followers, etc.
3. Fill in for individual social media volunteers (we have one for each platform) when on vacation or sick (not very often).
4. Oversee and assist as needed the social media team (6 total) in an encouraging and supportive way. They are independent and do a great job!
5. Have basic design skills and be able to create graphics on occasion.
6. Set goals based on current analytics of our sites.
7. Share ideas, seek efficiencies, help keep our brand feel.
8. Be highly familiar with google suite and using the sites from the ADMIN side.

This position is key to our success. We'd love for a qualified and experience person to complete our management needs. Serious inquiries only please; resume and a volunteer application will be requested. Check out the wonderful dogs on our social sites! THANK YOU!!!

Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/AnimalRescueKonnection

Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/animalrescuekonnection

Twitter

https://twitter.com/ARKonnection

YouTube

youtube.com/c/AnimalRescueKonnection

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About ANIMAL RESCUE KONNECTION INC

Location:

9 SKIPPER WAY, GLOUCESTER, MA 01930, US

Mission Statement

Animal Rescue Konnection (ARK) bridges the gap between dogs in need and the organizations that can help them find new homes. We specialize in matching breeds that are hard to place due to discrimination and labeling with progressive shelters and rescues willing to take on the challenge of taking in these 'at risk’ dogs and giving them what they need to succeed. We are not a shelter. Rather, we are a networking organization enabling us to save more dogs’ lives by collaborating with existing rescues and shelters. We focus on at risk dogs that are behaving poorly in the shelter or holding facility and/or do not do well on their behavioral evaluation due to stress. Since our founding in May 2012, we have helped save more than 400 at risk dogs in need of transfer, by finding them a shelter or rescue and giving them a second chance at the life they deserve.

Description

A small organization that achieves a lot because of the commitment, dedication, business, and common sense of a handful of volunteers.

Too many dogs were being euthanized under the guise of labels like 'unadoptable’ and 'not place-able’ without evaluating the dog as an individual, looking at the dog’s stresses, looking at the physical environment or enlisting a training regimen. We decided to do something about it.

We focus on helping dogs that are displaying behavior symptoms during their confinement. Why? Because, in our experience, these dogs manifest entirely differently in new environments, after they can de-stress from the trauma of being misplaced or with proven training regimens.

These dogs can be saved if only other shelters and rescues knew about them. Leveraging our vast connections in the rescue community, we fill a huge void collaborating between progressive shelters and rescues and dogs whose time up or were not doing well in their current environment.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Media & Broadcasting
Animals, Media & Broadcasting

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Social Media / Blogging

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Time per week varies from 3-6 hours. The first few weeks will be on the higher side to get familiar with the rescue, the processes, the team, etc
  • Good writing, basic graphics, good team member, independent worker, dependable, timely email responses.

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