Job Summary

We are looking for a Social Media Manager to help us improving our presence on different social media channels by promoting company’s activity, values and employer brand. You will permanently be in contact with our main Communication and Design team in Basel, Switzerland.

This position is a full-time and project-based one (6 months contract) with a possibility of long-term collaboration.

As a Social Media Manager, you will:

  • Work closely with the Communication and Marketing Department in Basel, Switzerland for support and access to the available resources
  • Develop, implement and manage our local social media strategy in alignment with the global strategy
  • Collaborate with the other departments in the company for social media content creation
  • Manage the social media content
  • Define the most important social media KPIs
  • Measure the success of every social media campaign and prepare monthly social media reports
  • Stay up to date with the latest practices and technologies in the field

Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Digital Media/ Marketing/ Advertising or any related field
  • Previous experience in managing social media
  • Advanced knowledge of Facebook, Instagram, Google, LinkedIn and other social media practices
  • Experience with doing audience research
  • SEO experience is considered a plus
  • Good understanding of social media KPIs
  • Strong skills in written and spoken English (B2-C1 level)
  • Great organization and time-management skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced work environment
  • Great team-work abilities
  • Critical-thinking and problem-solving skills

What we offer:

  • Great professional and personal development
  • An international work environment
  • An amazing and young team of science enthusiasts
  • Flexible working hours in the limits of a full-time job
  • Private health insurance covering a variety of medical centers and investigations
  • Birthday gift

About MDPI:

A pioneer in scholarly Open Access publishing, MDPI has supported academic communities since 1996. Our mission is to foster open scientific exchange in all forms, across all disciplines. We operate more than 300 diverse, peer-reviewed, Open Access journals supported by over 35,500 academic editors. We serve scholars from around the world to ensure the latest research is openly and broadly available.

MDPI is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, with additional offices in Europe, Asia and North America (Canada). We are committed to ensuring that high quality research is made available as quickly as possible. We also support sustainability projects as key themes in many journals, as well as through the MDPI Sustainability Foundation.

MDPI Romania was opened in 2019 with a first office and headquarters in Cluj-Napoca. Its impressive growth has led to the inauguration of a second office, in Bucharest, in late 2020. With a growing team of over 400 young people, we’re witnessing a continuous development both of our people and services.

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Cluj Office

Strada Avram Iancu 454
407280 Florești Directions hr-romania@mdpi.com +40 364 150 134 View page

Our People

We are a young and dynamic team, sharing common interests and open-minded personalities. We are able to learn from each of our different traits and fields of expertise and, together, support the scientific community by publishing the latest research in high-quality open access sources.