Social Media Lead

Posted: 4/20/2018

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Working closely with the VP & Creative Director, the Social Media Lead will be integrally involved in the creation of all Social Media assets, ensuring they enhance each campaign, that creative match platforms and that we continually build performance based upon latest trends and insights. The candidate must be well versed in current social media trends, stay informed of the latest platform changes and innovations, and will constantly assess new opportunities for inclusion.

Sitting within the Creative team, this role will work closely with the Brand Marketing and Digital teams, as well as regional teams to ensure that our social media content is aligned with local business objectives and supports the brand and digital objectives.

The role will work on creative campaigns across both E! and Telemundo International, with E! its principal focus.

  • Work with VP Creative & Creative Director, Brand Marketing and Local Markets to deliver high quality, innovative and effective creative solutions for Social Media space.
  • Act as champion and educator of Social Media best practices to the wider Creative Team, becoming a key partner driving ‘upskilling’, passion, enthusiasm and stand out creative and strategic solutions.
  • Manage stakeholder and regional relationships to effectively align and execute stand out and effective social campaigns.
  • Collaborates with and supports multi-disciplinary local teams in the development and continual optimization of social assets.
  • Work with team and stakeholders to identify, plan and implement social media content and engagement opportunities to reach specific target audiences.
  • Develops and implements tactical plans to support campaign & brand strategies, creating engagement that generate traffic to our sites, incite conversation and grow advocacy and community.
  • Builds and manages strong and effective relationships with E! Domestic.
  • Innovate, look for what’s new and have fun!

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • 4+ years of social media experience, with a strong social presence of your own.

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, California
  • Openness to flexibility on hours, and on weekends, sometimes with short notice

  • Proven success with TV/content brands, willing to take risks and drive aggressive growth/engagement within a short period of time.
  • Passionate, innovative and forward thinking, keeping up with the latest in digital/social media trends and platforms, proactively incorporating new ideas and/or emerging platforms
  • Proven track record transforming creative ideas into successful social media implementations across multiple brands, with experience executing social campaigns and/or advertising
  • Relevant experience working in online media and/or publishing, with the ability to react quickly to industry trends and adapt strategy accordingly
  • Working knowledge of social media and analytics software
  • Working knowledge of design, web design/development, CRO and SEO beneficial
  • Ability to successfully partner with and develop a team and work well cross-functionally
  • Self-starter with good sense of prioritisation and hands on approach, able to work under pressure and deliver to tight deadlines within matrix structure
  • Good communicator with strong interpersonal and business skills, confident in communication with senior management/clients, confident in taking speaker opportunities with media
  • Strong written and presentation skills (preparing and giving presentations to senior management, clients, etc)
  • Experience in managing team and agency relationships
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and adaptable
  • Fluent English; second language a nice bonus

    NBCUniversal’s international operations outside the U.S. include film and television distribution, home entertainment distribution, channels, film and television production, theme parks and news operations, with over 2,600 employees in 36 offices around the world.

    Within the diverse portfolio, the television division is comprised of three groups: Global Distribution, International Networks and International Studios.

    Global Distribution is responsible for all free, pay and new media licensing deals for NBCUniversal across the U.S. and to more than 200 territories with a portfolio of 120,000 TV episodes and 4,500 feature films.

    International Networks is a strong portfolio of international channel brands including Universal Channel, SYFY, E! Entertainment Television, 13TH STREET, DIVA, Studio Universal, Telemundo, Bravo, DreamWorks and Golf Channel, as well as Movies 24 in the UK and The Style Network in Australia. These global networks deliver quality content to 165 territories and in 35 different languages across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia.

    NBCUniversal Global Distribution and International is a division of NBCUniversal, which is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

  • We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

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