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Publication or Company Future US, Inc
Job Title Social Media Manager
Industry Magazine Publishing, Social Media
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location South San Francisco, CA
Job Requirements Future US, Inc. is seeking a Social Media Manager to help shape and execute the social and community strategy for Future US’s websites. The Social Media Manager will assist in implementing Future US’s Social Media Strategy, develop brand awareness and generate inbound traffic.


• Develop benchmarks for social audience development and engagement across Future and oversee the implementation of programs to drive robust social audience growth. Report and optimize
• Lead a cross-team social media council within Future to share learning’s, leverage tools and best practices and establish consistent process for social media promotion and engagement.
• Generate compelling community-building editorial content, and manage a schedule of online events and contests.
• Help establish a clearly stated and user-friendly set of community guidelines and moderation policy.
• Help manage communities on social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, and other similar social media outposts.
• Develop relationships with community leaders and influencers – both within our communities and other related external communities.
• Monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the growth of the community, and analyze, review, and report on effectiveness of social initiatives.
• Regularly provide feedback and insights gained from community monitoring to help evolve strategies and planning.


• Experience delivering a rich content experience across social channels for editorially driven publications, especially Facebook and Twitter as well as Pinterest, YouTube and Tumblr.
• Great writing skills and a deeply intuitive sense of what kind of content works best across a wide variety of digital channels and audiences
• In-depth knowledge and understanding of social and community platforms and how they can be most effectively
• A diplomatic team player, but one possessing the confidence to take the lead and guide other departments
• Good technical understanding and can pick up new tools and principles quickly
• Marketing, Customer Service experience, a plus

About Our Company About Future
Future plc is an international media group and leading digital publisher, listed on the London Stock Exchange (symbol: FUTR). It has operations in the UK, US and Australia creating 200 publications, apps, websites and events. It holds market-leading positions in Technology, Gaming, Entertainment, Creative and Sport & Auto sectors. Future attracts 50 million monthly global unique users to its websites, which include techradar.com, gamesradar.com, bikeradar.com and musicradar.com. Future sells more than 24 million magazines every year, that’s 45 magazines sold every minute. Our most well-known brands in the US include Mac|Life, Maximum PC, PC Gamer and Official Xbox Magazine. We deliver over 100 digital editions, selling over two million products in the last 12 months through Apple’s Newsstand for iPad. Future exports or syndicates over 200 publications to over 90 countries, making us the UK’s number one exporter and licensor of magazine content. Future is currently Consumer Digital Publisher of the Year for both the Association of Online Publishers and the Professional Publishers Association.

What we offer:

• 401K Match
• Costco Membership
• Corporate Matching Program
• Employer paid medical, dental and vision plans.
• A casual, comfortable dress environment.
• A culture that encourages a passion for life both inside and outside of the office.
• Free shuttle service from BART and CalTrain to the office.
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