CHAPTER3

Hired!

How to Fill or Secure the Role of a Community Manager

Now that you are armed with knowledge of the core personality traits and skills that are key to success in a CM role, it’s time to focus on the details.

The first part of this chapter will explore job descriptions geared towards the major roles that CMs can play at different types of companies. For hiring managers, we’ll dissect the job descriptions to show how each CM variation adds value, gauge if that version is the best value for your particular company, and compile these insights into a targeted job description that fits your needs. For current and would-be CMs, I’ll help you identify the type of CM you are or want to be, determine which companies to target (those most ...

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