Social Media Ambassador, AAD Digital
Posted by AAD Digital on 01/13/2015
Process for Filling Position:
Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats:
Alumni, Parents, Friends
Summary of Position
Social Media Ambassadors share important messages with their social networks to help amplify the efforts of Cornell University’s central communicators. This role is necessary for large initiatives where the university hopes to reach all alumni, parents and friends of Cornell. Social Media Ambassadors will not only help generate buzz about major initiatives such as Giving Day, but also share important links to Cornell websites. Volunteers are invited to use Cornell Social, an exciting social media platform where ambassador activity will be coordinated online. By sharing university messages through Cornell Social, ambassadors leverage their influence and amplify their impact.
Sign up here: http://alumni.cornell.edu/cornellsocial/
Talent Expectations: Skills
Write and/or Edit
Speak to Groups
Send out messages on behalf of the university through social networks.
Lead a Group
Respond quickly to university requests, provide university representatives with relevant feedback, and complete evaluations.
Encourage Cornell alumni, parents and friends to read and act on university messages. Refer to university talking points when questions arise.
Media: Internet-Based Media
Volunteer Position Title:
Assoc. Director, Digital Engagement
Average Time Commitment:
Term of Office:
Number of terms in Office:
Ambassadors must have at least one social network account with which they are willing to share messages on Cornell’s behalf.
No hiatus required
Meeting Attendance Required?
Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:
Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort
Alumni Trustee Election
Vote in the annual trustee election