MindFire Communications, Inc.
Social Media Coordinator

Social Media Coordinator

MindFire Communications is looking for a full-time social media coordinator based in Le Claire, IA or Minneapolis, MN who will attract and interact with communities online.

The ideal candidate is someone who feels at home in the digital world, can handle a fast-paced work environment and has strong communications and organizational skills.

We’re looking for someone who is inquisitive, a self-starter, a strong writer, detail-oriented, digital media-savvy and willing to go above and beyond to deliver high-quality results.

Send your résumé, a compelling cover letter that explains why you should be MindFire’s next social media coordinator, along with at least three relevant writing samples to Dr. Lynn Manternach at LManternach@MindFireComm.com as soon as possible. No phone calls, please.

Agency description

MindFire Communications is a full-service, award-winning marketing agency offering brand development, research, creative development, web/interactive development, public relations, and media planning and buying. We are headquartered in beautiful downtown Le Claire, IA.

We’re experts at lighting a fire of brand loyalty in the minds of consumers with smart, creative, research-based communications.

Position description

The Social Media Coordinator works closely with the social strategist to help our clients connect with their audience in the digital world. The candidate should have a solid understanding of how social media works and how to optimize marketing strategies for the online world. This position works on multiple accounts, with a focus on social, digital and interactive clients.

This position could be based out of our Le Claire office or could be a work-from-home role in the Minneapolis area.


  • Generate, edit, publish and share content (original text, images, video) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action.
  • Optimize company pages within each social platform to increase the visibility of company’s social content.
  • Moderate all user-generated content in line with the moderation policy for each community. You’ll be tasked with joining conversations on behalf of the brand.
  • Capture and analyze social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then act on the information.
  • Develop and execute social ad campaigns, with support from social strategist.
  • Monitor clients’ social media advertising performance and budgets.
  • Responsible for social and web analytics and providing reports to interactive strategist for analysis.


  • Proven work experience as a digital marketer, social media specialist, or digital writer for a minimum of one year.
  • Solid portfolio of work.
  • Journalism, marketing or related degree.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong command of AP Style.
  • Comfortable with digital and social media, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Tik Tok and LinkedIn as part of integrated marketing programs.
  • Understanding of web analytics (i.e. Google Analytics) email marketing platforms (i.e. MailChimp) beneficial but not required.
  • Experience with website CMS (i.e. WordPress) beneficial but not required.
  • Functional awareness of major social media monitoring platforms (Hootsuite, Sprout Social, etc.).
  • Experience with Google Drive (Google Docs, Spreadsheets, Gmail) and Microsoft Office tools (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Must be able to drive and have reliable transportation.


  • Generous paid time off (PTO)
  • Flexible schedules
  • MindFire Volunteer Department – Paid time off to volunteer for a non-profit of your choice
  • At least 11 paid holidays, including MindFire Day, which is the Friday before Labor Day (who doesn’t love a 4-day weekend?!?)
  • Casual dress code
  • Generous company contribution for health, vision and dental insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance provided
  • 401k plan with immediate company match
  • Access to corporate discount on Aflac Insurance

Send your résumé, a compelling cover letter that explains why you should be MindFire’s next social media coordinator, along with three relevant writing samples to Dr. Lynn Manternach at LManternach@MindFireComm.com. No phone calls, please.

MindFire Communications is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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