Job listing: Social Media Manager

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Barbaricum supports government clients with Integrated Communications, Mission Support, and Cyber Security/Intelligence. Our passion is innovation and we are committed to client value and effective technical solutions. We are an ISO 9001:2015-certified and CMMI Level 3 appraised, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) located in Washington, DC. Our mission is to transform the ways the U.S. Government approaches problem sets of increasing complexity by delivering innovative solutions, particularly in support of National Security missions.
Barbaricum is one of the fastest-growing companies in our market. The company is routinely recognized by institutions like Inc. Magazine, GovCon, AMEC, PRSA, and SmartCEO for corporate growth, capabilities, and award-winning client work. Our team is dynamic and agile, providing global support to current missions across five continents. We are also focused on developing and maintaining our vibrant corporate culture, having been recently named a Best Workplace for 2017 by Inc. Magazine.

Barbaricum is seeking a Social Media Manager to support a contract with the National Museum of the United States Army (NMUSA). The NMUSA will serve as the capstone of the Army Museum Enterprise and honor United States soldiers by providing a comprehensive portrayal of Army history and traditions. The Social Media Manager will provide a variety of media relations services on behalf of the NMUSA while working with a team of public affairs specialists and event managers.


  • Maintain a full-service media relations capability to promote Museum activities, programs, and messaging
  • Provide media relations services in response to media requests
  • Promote news releases, advisories, and announcements
  • Generate, research, write, edit, and coordinate with subject matter experts on news releases, media advisories, and public announcements each week
  • Prepare media products targeted to an "internal Army audience" in support of NMUSA and Army communication strategies and goals
  • Review museum media products produced by partner organizations and key stakeholders for accuracy, policy adherence, and support of NMUSA communications objectives
  • Review and update standard press material products each month
  • Generate, research, write, update, edit, and coordinate the review of press materials in print and digital formats
  • Ensure press materials are relevant and accurate and address errors and inadequacies
  • Coordinate media inquiries and respond to media product requests
  • Provide media escort for onsite events and projects
  • Provide media relations services for in-depth/on-sight media interviews and filming
  • Respond to requests for articles, photos, news, and feature stories for visitor bureaus, tourism kiosks, and other information distribution outlets
  • Develop and maintain an outreach strategy and serve as museum representative at outreach events
  • Prepare and maintain outreach presentations, briefings, contact files, and outreach collateral materials
  • Prepare and maintain a general information museum briefing appropriate for external and internal audiences and present briefing when needed
  • Manage the development, production, inventory control, and distribution of Museum guides and collateral material regularly distributed via regional visitor centers, area attractions, and other tourism/visitor outlets
  • Monitor and manage social media platforms
  • Utilize social media analytics to evaluate content interactions and effectiveness of NMUSA media activity


  • High school diploma or GED
  • BA/BS
  • 2 years of relevant experience
Additional Information
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