Now accepting applications for Social Content Creator for JenniferMaker
Applications are now open, but may close without notice if we receive too many. If you are interested in this position, act quickly.
Who I'm Looking For
Do you love to create and edit social content, videos, and graphics? Do you have a passion for crafting and writing?
I might just have the perfect role for you!
I am looking for an employee to help us at JenniferMaker as a Social Content Creator!
This position focuses on creating aesthetically pleasing images that accompany written text, and may produce social media videos on occasion. The ideal candidate will be experienced with using a variety of creative software programs and have an eye for color schemes, fonts, and shapes, as well as be familiar with the JenniferMaker brand.
The person who is right for this position has experience in graphic design, social media execution, and copywriting.
While perhaps not quite yet an expert, this person does have a solid grasp of Adobe Photoshop, as well as familiarity with the JenniferMaker blog, courses, and ebooks, and a basic understanding of crafting and making.
This position involves a combination of creativity, attention to detail, follow-through, and it has high expectations for meeting deadlines. Project management skills and experience are a plus.
Are you ready to be a Social Content Creator for the JenniferMaker brand?
Status: This is a full-time employee position (not a contractor position).
Hours: 35 - 40 hours per week; flexibility and ability to pivot is a must.
Salary Range: $23.00 - $31.00 per hour
Special Note: As a JenniferMaker employee, you will not be able to engage in any outside activity that could be construed as a conflict of interest, such as running or working on your own or someone else's blog or crafting business.
Create graphics for tutorials, advertisements, social media, and the JenniferMaker blog.
Produce engaging photos and videos that help showcase why JenniferMaker is recognized as an industry leader.
Ensure branding is consistent across all channels.
Understands the impact photos and videos make on our brand and for our company, and ensures the photos and videos meet brand and quality standards.
Understands that copyrights and ownership for designs created for the JenniferMaker brand will belong to the brand.
Understands and uses the JenniferMaker products and projects so you can answer questions and support our crafters.
Effectively communicates with the team and meets with us weekly on Zoom video chats.
Has the best interest of the JenniferMaker brand in mind.
Helps us look good to our readers and customers.
Works with minimal supervision.
Additional duties as required by management.
Things You've Done in the Past
Minimum of 2 years experience in graphic design.
Preference may be given to candidates who have successfully completed college level graphic design, film/video production, or related classes.
Minimum of 2 years experience coordinating a social calendar utilizing best practices for Facebook and Instagram. Preference may be given to candidates possessing additional experience with Pinterest and TikTok.
Demonstrated experience writing and editing community-oriented social content, capable of writing "in voice" and within brand guidelines.
Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro, and Canva.
Knowledge and understanding of Cricut and sublimation crafting.
Experience working with a virtual team.
Photography and videography skills and experience are a plus.
Project management skills and experience are a plus.
Things I'd Love For You to Know
(optional, not required)
Gmail, Google Drive, Docs, Forms, and Sheets
Cricut Design Space
Note: I'd just like familiarity, not expertise, with how to generally use these tools. If you don't have it but are willing to learn, great!
This Position is NOT For a Person Who:
Already has a job and is not willing to leave it for ours
Already has a lot going on and doesn't have the time and focus to do a quality job
Isn't interested in providing excellence, growing, and learning
Wants to be front and center, rather than working in the background
Is not willing to sign a non-disclosure and non-compete agreement
Is unwilling to go the extra step to make our brand look good to our readers and customers, and to reflect our core values
Needs immediate supervision, firm structure, and frequent feedback
Will take customer problems or complaints personally
Has unreliable Internet or computer access (you must have your own Mac or Windows desktop or laptop for this position -- ChromeBooks and tablets will not get the job done)
Wants to learn how to blog or run a business from Jennifer. As an employee, you will not be able to have your own blog or craft-related business, as that would be a conflict of interest and split your focus. This position requires 100% focus on growing the JenniferMaker brand and community.
This Position IS For a Person Who:
Has excellent communication and people skills, including the ability to clearly communicate the reasoning behind design choices.
Has excellent follow-through with the ability to meet deadlines.
Possesses an aptitude in problem solving.
Has a desire to work as a team with a results driven approach.
Has a great feel for the JenniferMaker brand and what our people want from it.
Is highly resourceful and quickly learns the how and where to get things done.
Is responsive and proactive rather than reactive.
Can anticipate needs ahead of time.
Takes the initiative and doesn't need to have their hand held.
Has a great attention to detail and brand quality.
Is highly creative.
Is able to follow directions or innovate as needed.
Is highly organized but moves quickly.
Loves to rise above and offer solutions.
Is real and "Jenuine."
Expects and exceeds excellence.
Is driven to grow.
Knows our word is our bond.
Takes ownership and pride in your work.
Is not afraid of new challenges.
Loves learning new things and can implement new ideas quickly.
Adapts very well to changes on-the-go.
Is technology savvy but is willing to ask for help if needed.
Can handle direct feedback without getting their feelings hurt.
Can juggle lots of moving pieces while staying focused and collected.
Is willing and able to complete training and learn new systems.
Someone who is able to work on the weekends and holidays, as needed.
Understands their role and works as part of a team for the good of the JenniferMaker brand.
Why Should I Be Interested in This Career?
You’ll get to work in a FUN business that helps change and improve people’s lives through their handmade creations!
You’ll get to work with an AWESOME team of people who make things happen!
You will have the resources you need to do your job well.
You will get answers to any and all questions you have.
You'll have access to an AMAZING comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, and MUCH more!
You’ll have the flexibility and freedom to work from home.
You’ll be paid to do the things you already LOVE and ROCK!
Why This Job is Important
This position will involve working closely with all members of the JenniferMaker team to ensure that our fast-growing company runs smoothly.
You will be responsible for producing engaging graphics, videos, and written content that will help create a positive experience of every crafter and maker in our community -- all our readers, members, and students.
Brand quality and making everything work seamlessly is the foundation to our expansion and growth long term.
You get to make a real difference for other crafters and makers who are struggling to learn and create.