NBC Sports Soccer Social Media Community Manager

Posted: 3/15/2019

Location: Stamford, Connecticut
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 24 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

Role Purpose
Frontline brand representative for NBC Sports social media department interacting and engaging with fans in real-time on social media as well as creating custom content specifically for the social media landscape. Looking for a candidate with an authentic passion for sports with initiative to join a creative and collaborative environment.

  • Day to day management of the NBC Sports Soccer properties on various social media platforms, with assistance on other sports on an as-needed basis.
  • Responsible for day to day engagement around the NBCSportsSoccer social media accounts, including live social coverage, posting content and engaging the social communities around the Premier League, MLS and International leagues, Olympic Soccer and World Cup, and more.
  • Work with Manager on editorial calendar.
  • Create custom images, gifs, and videos specifically for the social media space & platforms
    Liaise with NBC Sports talent and on-air production team
  • Report week to week analytics on each sports property Top performing posts, top tweets, etc.
  • Opportunity to work on other NBC Sports properties when needed.
  • Utilization of Photoshop and Premiere Pro skills

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, Digital Media, or a related field
  • 2-4 years relevant work experience or related internships
  • Extensive knowledge of sports and internet culture
  • Experience and proficiency in design programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and After Effects
  • Experience with GoPro & DSLR cameras videography & photography a plus

Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Willingness to work early weekend mornings
  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    • Innovative and creative thinker
    • Strong editorial discretion
    • Extremely organized
    • Proactive, positive, reliable, incredibly dedicated, with tremendous follow-through
    • Passionate about sports and the live sports conversation
    • Detail and deadline oriented
    • Strong knowledge and interest in social media
    • Ability to handle feedback with professionalism.
    • Has worked on brands social media platforms in former experiences
    • Various internship experiences
    • Interest in graphic design and photography

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