Sr. Social Media Strategist / Ambulatory Care - Pediatrics - Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) - Los Angeles, CA

Job Title: Sr. Social Media Strategist / Ambulatory Care - Pediatrics
Company: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Los Angeles, CAChildren’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)
Location: Los Angeles, CA


Ranked among the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) provides the best care for kids in California.

Here world-class experts in medicine, education and research work together to deliver family-centered care half a million times each year. From primary to complex critical care, more than 350 programs and services are offered, each one specially designed for children.

The CHLA of the future is brighter than can be imagined. Investments in technology, research and innovation will create care that is personal, convenient and empowering. Our scientists will work with clinical experts to take laboratory discoveries and create treatments that are a perfect match for every patient. And together, CHLA team members will turn health care into health transformation.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. The work will be challenging, but always rewarding.

It’s Work That Matters.


Purpose Statement/Position Summary: The Sr. Social Media Strategist position will design social media strategies to achieve marketing targets, while managing, creating, publishing and distributing original, high-quality content on CHLA’s social media platforms. Develop a variety of editorial content, including short posts and long-form patient stories, as well as implement a comprehensive social media strategy aimed at patient acquisition and donor acquisition, generate day-to-day brand awareness, and partner on brand awareness and fundraising awareness campaigns. Job Functions and Duties: Develop social media strategies to achieve marketing targets and brand alignment to include cross pollination of content, video ideation, and audience growth and engagement. Individual will work with the Senior PR Strategist, Sr. Content Strategist and other members of the Marketing and Communications Department to source content that tells the story of differentiators. Create high-quality storytelling through written and multimedia outputs such as original blog posts, optimizing existing blog content, photography, social media post copy. Partner with CHLA’s content and media strategist to plan the cross-syndication of content and collaborate with writers and designers to ensure the content is informative and appealing for social channels.

Minimum Qualifications/Work Experience: 5+ years of experience developing targeted or online content marketing for a large organization, preferably health care or academic related. Experience with the launch, monitoring and updating of social media channels. Photography, digital video skills, fluency with HTML to post to blog pages and Adobe Photoshop skills and online advertising experience preferred.

Excellent multitasking skills to handle the institution’s social media accounts in a cohesive manner. Enjoy writing human interest stories, are a creative thinker and can present our brand through a unique lens that engages our multiple audiences, and drives business results. Be able to analyze data and tie social media work back to CHLA’s enterprise strategies and to provide education for internal teams on social media performance.

Education/Certification Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in journalism communications or related discipline or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred.

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is a leader in pediatric and adolescent health both here and across the globe. As a premier Magnet teaching hospital, you’ll find an environment that’s alive with learning, rooted in care and compassion, and home to thought leadership and unwavering support. CHLA is dedicated to creating hope and building healthier futures – for our patients, as well as for you and your career!

CHLA has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932.

At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, our work matters. And so do each and every one of our valued team members. Your race and ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation and ability make you uniquely you – and that is just who we are looking for! So, bring the best of yourself and contribute to our mission in your own unique way.

Diversity inspires innovation. Our experiences, perspectives and backgrounds allow us to better serve our patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate the differences of our team members.

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