Digital Community Manager at Food+Tech Connect 1871 views21 applications

The Role

We’re hiring a passionate, food innovation obsessed person to support and grow our community. This role will include producing our bi-weekly newsletter, growing our social media following and helping with blog content and guest contributors. The ideal candidate is very well-versed in all the business, tech and investment news and trends in food. Candidate must have excellent writing skills, with a confident, authentic and witty voice, as well as experience with e-newsletter and social media audience growth.



  1. Drive newsletter subscriber and social follower growth; develop and execute community and brand partnership strategies to support growth
  2. Produce the Food+Tech Connect newsletter twice a week, including sourcing content and writing copy
  3. Create and execute content calendars for FTC blog & social platforms
  4. Develop engaging content for FTC social media platforms (original text, graphics or video)
  5. Create and manage contributor content to the Food+Tech Connect blog, which may include Q&As, guest posts, industry roundups, etc.
  6. Respond to social media comments
  7. Report on and hit key social media KPIs
  8. Help refine Food+Tech Connect brand voice on social media



  • 2+ years experience working in social media marketing or as a digital media or community strategist
  • Experience launching and/or managing digital community engagement initiatives (e.g., managing Facebook/LinkedIn groups, e-newsletters, online influencer/ambassador programs, etc.)
  • Experience launching and/or managing partnership initiatives (e.g. brand content partnerships, digital influencer/ambassador programs, etc.)
  • Record of growing engagement and followers across e-newsletters, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and/or Slack
  • Exceptional communicator with strong writing skills
  • Obsessed with tracking and understanding all of the business, tech and investment trends in food
  • Passionate about community building and digital marketing
  • Highly detail oriented and ability to multitask
  • Graphic design and photo editing experience for social media visual assets; proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.



This is a part-time role, around 25 hours per week.


Application Details:

Please apply using the link below and include a cover letter.



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