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Publication or Company NYC Social
Job Title Community Manager
Industry Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Public Relations, Social Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Social Media:
- Use strategic understanding of NYC Social to manage and grow social media presence, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Meetup and Instagram. Familiarity with Hootsuite preferred.
- Produce written content that stimulates users to interact and contribute, including blogs, articles, newsletters, communication materials, and content for all social media channels.
- Listen and connect with individual community members, addressing community issues, questions and suggestions.
- Employ extensive knowledge of web and social media etiquette.
- Schedule and manage freelance photographers, post and archive photos.


Marketing and Brand Expansion:
- Develop and maintain a comprehensive social media marketing strategy that will increase visibility and traffic across all NYC Social brands and products.
- Effectively combine and synthesize audience analysis with research data, to make creative recommendations for meeting business objectives. Use Social Analytics tools to track, analyze and report on key analytics, trends and test tactics.
- Create and maintain content calendars for status and marketing updates.
- Develop concise weekly, monthly and seasonal reports on program effectiveness and make recommendations for enhancement and improvement.


Qualified applicants will have:
- Bachelor's degree in Communications or Marketing and at least 2 to 4 years of marketing/communication experience.
- A kung-fu grip on the English language and the ability to spell and write flawlessly for varied audiences.
- Managed a Twitter property with at least 1,000 followers and a Facebook Fan page with at least 1000 fans.
- Strong analytical and strategic-thinking skills. The right candidate will thrive on problem solving and creative solutions.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively.
- The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, in a fast paced work environment.
- Superior attention to detail. The right Candidate will be self-motivated and committed to a job well done, and able to be successful with minimal direction.
- An affable demeanor, a can-do approach, and a great sense of humor.
- Basic understanding of HTML and technology including social media, Microsoft Office, and Google applications in a Mac environment.
- Understanding of the nuances of our business - it is fun and we take it seriously!
- A sense of ownership of projects and outcome; proven track record of taking initiative and completing projects successfully, on time, and within budget.
- Weeknight and weekend availability as needed, it is often with minimal notice.

This is an onsite, full time position. Office hours are 10a-6p Monday-Friday, and evening and weekend hours are the rule rather than the exception in this position. Because this is an event-based company, irregular hours are to be expected. If you are interested in the Community Manager position, please send your resume, cover letter, two examples of relevant work experience (blogs, writing samples etc.) as well as your salary history AND salary expectations to jobs@nycsocialsportsclub.com. Please note, any information submitted without ALL of the required documentation will not be considered for the position. NYC Social is an EOE; all qualified candidates will be considered.
About Our Company NYC Social is adult co-ed recreational sports club and social league in New York City. Our goal is to eradicate loneliness and build a framework for new friendships in NYC, a place where a sense of community can often be hard to find. We do this by producing fun and welcoming events and social sports leagues with post-game socializing every season of the year. We serve adults 21+ from all boroughs of New York City as well as Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

NYC Social is expanding its reach to engage more fully with participants and local community. To help drive this process, NYC Social is seeking a Community Manager to be the appointed administrator and moderator for all of NYC Social's social media communities. The Community Manager will maintain overall cohesion between online social networks and profiles.

The Community Manager is responsible for the creation and dissemination of content across all relevant channels in order to increase NYC Social's brand awareness and positively impact membership retention and new-member acquisitions. The Community Manager will work with and support the Marketing Manager and Communications Strategist in all areas of marketing, communications and public relations to achieve cohesion within the department, grow the brand creatively, and communicate with our audience in a meaningful way. We are looking for a creative, socially minded person who can help foster the high-quality, positive-energy community we are known for.
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