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Social Media Associate
Published Friday, July 24

As the SmSh Social Media Associate, you’ll help us build our following on social media channels. This is a unique opportunity to help drive real growth for Shanghai’s largest, independent English Media Channel. You’ll help us engage with our audience in a meaningful way and help us craft our Social Media strategy. Our largest accounts have tens of thousands of followers, but we want someone ambitious, and with the know-how, to help us grow to hundreds of thousands, or more. You’ll work with SmartShanghai’s well-respected editorial team, the heart of content production.


  • Help plan and develop our social media strategy
  • Start and manage SmSh WeChat groups
  • Publish content on our official WeChat Accounts
  • Work with design & editorial to increase engagement and following on all Channels

What we offer:

You’ll be working in a mixed international team with a creative work environment in bright, comfortable office in downtown Shanghai. We offer an above average salary, flexible holidays and work hours. Working language within the office is English. We use modern tools such as Slack and Trello for communication.


  • Chinese passport holder
  • Experience with managing English & Chinese Social Media Systems
    • Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, WeChat, Weibo, Bilibili, Douyin
  • A proven track record of growing existing accounts
  • A keen understanding of what makes content attractive to readers
  • Fluent English

How to Apply:

We are seeking someone with good communication skills and attention to detail. Please reach out to us with a cover letter demonstrating both these skills.

Fulltime 2020-07-24 Shanghai Shanghai 200000 2020-08-24
SmartShanghai has been the city's most useful English-language online city guide for more than 15 years. We write daily content and editorial on lifestyle news and events, we host Shanghai’s largest venue directory, the city’s best event listings; a popular housing platform; SmartTicket, our ticketing service; an online digital marketplace; and more.

Our singular and (variously) irreverent editorial style and focus, along with our genuine love and passion for living in and writing about Shanghai, has set us apart over the years. Our website and apps attract over 200k unique visitors every month, making us (probably) the most trafficked English online media in China.

We are an international team of editors, photographers, designers and programmers, all dedicated to independence, honesty and editorial transparency.

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