progrss.com and KMT House are hiring a highly motivated and creative social media manager with a passion for urban issues and city-life who can connect on-ground activities with online communication. As part of the team, the ideal candidate will have a proven ability to connect with our online and offline base, establishing strong networks with readers, urban activists, and city-level managers both locally and globally. The candidate will be expected to demonstrate community leadership and participation both online and offline and will be able to communicate both brands in a positive and authentic fashion.

The candidate will also have strong communication skills and be able to provide the content team with feedback on social media trends.

Main Responsibilities

Create and publish relevant, original, high-quality content on a daily basis;

Create a regular publishing schedule and content editorial calendar;

Identify and use relevant content management tools;

Plan and execute timely marketing campaigns around specific events or themes;

Promote content through social media;

Utilize Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and other relevant platforms to share content, maximize reach and drive traffic to progrss.com / KMT House;

Be heavily involved in weekly and monthly editorial meetings to determine and schedule upcoming content and identify trending topics.

Requirements

A self-starter who can work in a team to produce meaningful, engaging online communication;

A keen eye for digital media trends and millennial consumption preferences;

An eye for strong local trends and the ability to capitalize on them;

A passion for city life, untold stories and urban innovation;

Ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and excel under pressure.

 

About progrss.com

Dedicated to decoding and mainstreaming essential knowledge about urbanization, city development and the processes and innovations necessary to create a liveable future for the global population (70% of which will be residing in cities by 2050), progrss.com is a state-of-the-art digital platform that publishes original content daily with a focus on utilizing facts and figures to instigate action and innovation.

About KMT House

KMT House is an urban innovation hub co-founded by District Spaces and progrss.com in late 2017. Based in Maadi, KMT House aspires to make Cairo a more liveable city by bringing together urban technology players and urban innovators under one roof to collaborate, hack, pilot, and develop ideas and technologies to make our city better.

 

To apply, please send a CV and 4 samples of your work to yasmine@progrss.com with the subject: Social Media Manager.