Jom is looking for a part-time social media manager (10-12 hours/week).

To apply, please e-mail us at with your CV and work samples (writing, graphic design, and/or social media)

Deadline for applications: June 26th, 2024

What’s the role?

You’ll be responsible for developing an overall social media strategy for Jom, and for producing and posting content on Jom’s social media channels. As we’re a fairly young magazine, you’ll continue to hone our social media language, and conceptualise visuals that are consistent with the brand’s mission, values and identity (with support from the core team).

Who are we looking for?

You are someone who:

  • is based in Singapore;
  • has experience in social media (essential) and copywriting/journalism (a bonus);
  • has a strong grasp of written and spoken English;
  • is familiar with, or willing to learn, Canva;
  • is thorough and detail-oriented;
  • can meet weekly deadlines;
  • can work independently, but also enjoys being part of a lean and dynamic team.

We would love if you:

  • have experience or interest in social media analytics and paid campaign tools;
  • have basic video editing skills;
  • are creative and like to push the boundaries of social media communication;
  • are excited about being part of an independent media start-up dedicated to high-quality, long-form journalism.

How will the role be compensated?

  • A fixed monthly salary and equity; or all cash, depending on the candidate’s preference (range: S$800-S$1,200); 
  • Other benefits, such as an annual budget for education and training. 

What are the key responsibilities?

  • Develop a creative and engaging social media strategy for Jom;
  • Turn Jom’s weekly editorial content into crisp copy tailored to each of our social media platforms;
  • Decide what original social media content Jom might want to produce including, but not limited to, our public responses to important socio-political issues;
  • Manage the day-to-day handling of all social media channels, including responding to comments and direct messages in a timely manner; 
  • Manage a budget for ads to boost selected posts; 
  • Share performance insights for existing platforms and explore possibilities of expanding into new ones (e.g. Telegram/Discord);
  • Support the documentation and publicity of Jom’s events.

For more info on Jom, please see our “About us” page.