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Hiveworks Comics is a creator-owned comics and graphic novel publisher focused on free to read webcomics. We publish comics like SMBC, Stand Still Stay Silent, Sister Claire and Namesake.

Available position - Social Media Manager

To Apply:

Please send in your cover letter and resume to with the subject line "Application - Social Media Manager".

Job Summary

You’ll be handling the management, promotion, and communications of Hiveworks’ social media platforms, which include Twitter, Facebook, Mastodon, Pillowfort and Instagram. You will also be tasked with managing the social media of some of Hiveworks’ largest clients, such as Cyanide & Happiness and Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal.

This job will average roughly 20 hours per week or less. This is a contract position and also a remote/telecommuting position.

Job Responsibilities

Advertise Hiveworks and its comics across all social media platforms in a fun and creative manner.

Retweet updates from the various Hiveworks member accounts as they’re posted.

Create various advertising campaigns to promote Hiveworks, as well as the books and products produced by Hiveworks, and the various authors working with Hiveworks (i.e. holiday-themed posts, etc.). These will be aimed to be paired with new comic releases, ad promotion, and merchandise promotion.

Create 12 Facebook posts a day for both Cyanide & Happiness and Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal with comic links from the comic’s archive, including a fun caption and screencap from said comic.

Keeping tabs on events and releases advertised by our various creators on their social media.

Skills & Qualifications

Social media literacy and communication skills. We are looking for someone who is creative and talented in communications. Advertisements and posts should feel fun and light-hearted, fitting with the Hiveworks image. You should be familiar with social media, and the various tools used to schedule posts and promote posts using social media.

Ability to create and edit graphics. Art and graphic design skills are a plus - You will often need to create advertising posts by creating graphics or modifying provided art. Example:

Data research and input. You’ll need passing knowledge of the various Hiveworks comics, enough to promote them. For Cyanide & Happiness and Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, you’ll need to queue up a number of posts ahead of time.