Refinery29 is hiring a

Weekend Social Media Editor

New York, United States

Refinery29 is looking for a social media expert who's passionate about content to spearhead our weekend social strategy. This is an integral role on our social team, instrumental in maintaining the high standard of performance and voice that we live by during the week. Candidates should be editorially minded and have a personal interest in writing, editing, and the digital media landscape.


  • Work with weekend editorial team to triage promotion of content across Refinery29's Facebook, Pinterest, & Twitter
  • Package editorial content with optimal social positioning, including image selection, headline testing, and writing and editing compelling social copy
  • Responsible for keeping traffic up from Saturday morning through Monday morning on Facebook, Pinterest, & Twitter
  • Light community management
  • Elevate issues as needed to management team 
  • Provide insight on social performance and trending topics to weekend editors/writers 
  • Execute insights based on weekly marketing reports

  • 1-2 years experience working as a social media content-creator, preferably for a major media company
  • Extremely proactive and able to work and make decisions independently 
  • Quick-thinking with a solid understanding of trending topics and news
  • Proven ability to handle a high-volume workload
  • Fluent in Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Pinterest
  • Flexibility with hours on both Saturday and Sunday 
  • Availability to work Thurs/Fridays and occasional holidays is also a plus