Social Media Associate – Full/Part Time



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PLEASE NOTE: we will only consider applicants who send their resume, cover letter, and work samples to per the instructions indicated below.


YAGP seeks an enthusiastic social media professional to help take its social media department to the next level.


·Daily posting across multiple social media platforms

·Coordinate master social media calendar of ongoing daily content and upcoming campaigns

·Respond to comments across all platforms

·Interact as YAGP on friends and followers’ pages

·Answer questions and communicating via direct message on all platforms

·Post and re-post Instagram Stories

·Content creation for all platforms

·Caption/description creation for all platforms

·Analytics review and analysis for all platforms

·Use of Creator Studio for all platforms

·Work closely with YAGP media providers on live streaming, schedule and data needs, requests, and transfer of media content

·Create and package content for various marketing purposes or special projects

·Communicate with outside friends, partners, and international representatives as needed on social media needs and content



·Familiarity with ballet and ballet aesthetic is a must. This is a dance education organization and almost all visual content for YAGP platforms is dance/ballet-based, so sound judgment of good ballet positions/lines/aesthetic is imperative for anyone working with YAGP social media.

·Sound judgment of what is and is not appropriate for young audiences. A large portion of YAGP subscribers are teenage dancers who participate or are interested in YAGP auditions and events, so anyone working with YAGP social media must have a good understanding of what is acceptable for these audiences in particular and all YAGP constituents overall.




·Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro

·Google Drive and Google Sheets


·Creator Studio for both Meta and YouTube



·Strong understanding of

-Social media analytics of all platforms (Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, Twitter)

-Best practices on all platforms (Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, Twitter)

-Video creation

-The art form of ballet

-The unique challenges of working in the arts

·Willingness to travel and work weekends

·Enjoys a dynamic, fast-paced work environment

·Possesses strong verbal and written communication skills

· Team player