Now Hiring: Social Media Manager (4-month contract)

About this role

As a member of the digital team, the interim Social Media Manager will be responsible for telling the story of MPAC’s work, events, programs, and impact on social media and our websites.

We’re building the future of an engaged, effective and empowered American Muslim constituency. This is your chance to be part of a mission-driven organization and put your storytelling, marketing, and creative skills toward real social change.

You will report to the Digital Director and will be based in our Los Angeles office. You do not need non-profit experience but must be passionate about working in the social justice space. Your responsibilities span across three areas:

Campaign Strategy

  • Responsible for developing, executing, and reporting on event marketing, fundraising, and advocacy campaigns on social media
  • Drive organic and paid engagement through community management, social listening, and ads
  • Set KPIs and report on campaign ROI

Content Production

  • Manage and refine the content calendar by collaborating with program leads to create engaging, timely, and relevant posts
  • Lead social media efforts including ideation, copywriting, digital asset creation, scheduling, and reporting
  • Create, update, and manage websites and landing pages
  • Manage external graphic design and video editing vendors to expedite the production of content
  • Design simple visual assets

Community & Brand Management

  • Introduce and test innovative ways to increase user engagement and supporter base on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube
  • Engage followers and respond to queries in a timely manner

Other Details

  • You will report to the Digital Director
  • This position requires 20-40 hours/week
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • The role is expected to last March 1 to July 15, 2020

About you


  • A minimum of 3-years hands-on experience creating and managing engaging, unified, and measurable social media campaigns across multiple target audiences to increase awareness, engagement, and conversion
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and multitask effectively with problem-solving skills and leveraging data to drive decisions
  • Leverage analytics to identify meaningful, actionable insights across organic, paid, and earned content


  • Strong storytelling skills to “sell” the value of our work
  • Excellent written, communication, analytical, and collaboration skills
  • Experienced and knowledgeable in social media management tools and Google Analytics
  • Highly proficient in managing content calendars and engaging audiences across social platforms
  • Experience managing content for websites, particularly in Squarespace
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail
  • Any of these skills are a plus: graphic design, video editing, photography, HTML and CSS


  • Ability to take calculated risks and pitch atypical solutions
  • Attention to detail and a love for digital storytelling

How to apply

Please email your resume and cover letter to

About the Muslim Public Affairs Council

Founded in 1988, MPAC works to promote and strengthen America’s pluralism by improving the understanding and policies impacting American Muslims. We do this by engaging our government, media, and civic partners. We have built a reputation as an experienced and trusted American Muslim voice for policymakers, opinion shapers, and community organizers across the country. 


Help us continue our work with a quick
one-time or monthly donation.