Marketing and Social Media Manager

Location
New York
Posted
Jan 30, 2014
Closes
Mar 01, 2014
Contact
Jane Reiffe
Duration
Full Time
RSE Ventures is seeking a smart, quick-thinking marketing and social media expert to join its team. The Marketing and Social Media Manager will be responsible for the development and execution of great content with an emphasis on social media. The candidate will be responsible for marketing and social media at RSE Ventures and highlighting developments among its portfolio companies while handling other RSEV content needs, including presentations. You will be in regular contact with some of the smartest minds in sports, entertainment and technology, witnessing trends in the industry and sharing insights before others have taken note. The ideal candidate will be an excellent writer with an entrepreneurial bent who can take a seed of an idea and turn around great copy. A strong record of managing marketing and social media platforms for a major brand is a must, as is expertise in all social media platforms.

Responsibilities:
• Develop and execute effective marketing strategy for RSE Ventures and portfolio companies with an emphasis on social media.
• Be the voice of the brand - proactively engage users and influencers in online/social environments.
• Create dynamic presentations on new business initiatives.
• Manage RSE's website ensuring an optimal user experience.
• Write unique, engaging and relevant copy for all marketing materials (digital and print).
• Be RSE’s in house expert for all things social media – be an early adopter who is constantly exploring and evaluating new platforms and tools.
• Stay ahead of industry trends and insights in an effort to optimize RSE's presence on both digital and traditional channels.
• Develop and analyze effective benchmarks for measuring the impact of all marketing and social media efforts.

Required Skills & Qualifications:
• 3-5 years of experience in interactive marketing for a major brand (sports or entertainment preferred).
• Expert knowledge of social/digital platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Google+, blogging platforms like Medium, Tumblr, etc.
• Highly creative, strategic thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to develop original ideas.
• Ability to run with an idea and turn around solid copy.
• Expert PowerPoint skills.
• Excellent copywriting skills.
• Quick-thinking with the ability to get ahead of what’s coming up next.
• Detail oriented and accurate.
• Outstanding communication, organization and writing skills.