Fast Company Is Hiring A Social Media Producer

We’re looking for a social media-savvy journalist to join the news team.

Fast Company Is Hiring A Social Media Producer
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Have an eye for business and technology content? We’re looking for a social media producer who will help shape Fast Company‘s social media presence across our many active accounts. A background in journalism is a requirement for the job. The producer will work closely with the news team in our Manhattan office.



  • Manage multiple social media accounts–Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn–on a daily basis;
  • Interact and engage with Fast Company‘s audience and followers;
  • Monitor the success of posts and tweak your social strategy accordingly;
  • Plan overnight and weekend social queues;
  • Work on social media-based editorial projects;
  • Provide social support for our news-pegged live blogs and live chats;
  • Help coordinate social coverage for Fast Company‘s events and conferences.

This position is a good fit for you if:

  • You have active social media accounts that you demonstrably use to find, follow, and share news;
  • You know how to use social media management tools including (but not limited to) Tweetdeck;
  • You have impeccable grammar and spelling;
  • You can work quickly and accurately, even while multitasking;
  • You have great headline-writing skills;
  • You enjoy working independently and collaboratively;
  • You have a background in journalism.

This position pays by the hour. To apply, please send your C.V. and a cover letter explaining why you are the right person for the job to Rose Pastore: rpastore at fastcompany dot com.


About the author

Pavithra Mohan is a staff writer for Fast Company.