Social Media Coordinator

Date Posted: Sep 06, 2019
Start Date: Sep 16, 2019

Salary Range: Other
Additional Salary Information: $16/ hour
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative & Administrative
Job Type: Part-time
Career Level: Entry level/ intern

Organization Description

CMU College of Makeup Art & Design

CMU College of Makeup Art & Design is the world’s foremost training institution for aspiring makeup artists. Attracting students from across the country and around the world, CMU is the only makeup school that offers courses in all eight disciplines of makeup artistry. Specialized areas of study include character and special effects makeup, creature design and prosthetics, theatrical makeup design, and fashion photographic makeup. CMU is committed to providing unparalleled training for the next generation of makeup artists worldwide.


Job Description

The Social Media Coordinator is a member of CMU’s Marketing team, and is responsible for quality social media content that enhances the brand and reputation of CMU College of Makeup Art & Design. As the Social Media Coordinator, you will directly engage followers and prospective students of CMU in the activities and events happening at the college. In collaboration with our Marketing team, the Social Media Coordinator will share stories of alumni success, faculty profiles, student work, workshops, and other college events.
  1. Create and schedule daily (7 per week) social media posts that reflect and boost college reputation and brand (approx. 5 hours per week)
  2. Schedule to attend and shoot Instagram content at events and classrooms (both campus locations) under the direction of the Senior Marketing Manager (approx. 3 hours per week)
  3. Facilitate online conversations with followers and respond to queries. Ensure all program inquiries are sent to Admissions and Marketing staff (approx. 3 hours per week)  
  4. Work with the Marketing team to create and adhere to a content calendar (approx. 2 hours per week)
  5. Maintain, update and ensure all social media platforms have current and accurate information and branding (approx. 1 hour per week)
  6. Curate Alumni/ Faculty work and get permissions to re-use content (approx. 1 hour per week)
  7. Communicate/ follow-up with Alumni and Faculty for blog interviews (approx. 1 hour per week)


  • Exceptional written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superior storytelling skills across various social media networks including Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn & Twitter
  • Proven ability to organize, prioritize, and work independently
  • Ability to work both independently and in collaboration with a team
  • A well-developed sense of self-accountability and a resourceful self-starter
  • Experience with social media scheduling tools is an asset

Additional Info:

Job Title: Social Media Coordinator
Job Type: Part Time (16 hours per week)
Duration: 6 months with potential to extend
Hourly rate: $16 per hour

How to Apply:

Please send your resume and social media work samples to

We thank you for your interest in this job opportunity. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.


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