Social Media Editor - Muscle and Fitness

New York City, New York
Jun 04, 2019
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

The social media editor will be responsible for writing social media posts on a daily basis and analyzing metrics for our main accounts, including Muscle & Fitness, FLEX, and Muscle & Fitness Hers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee all aspects of our social media presence and strategy.
  • Daily management of social channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter), with a focus on building quality audiences across platforms.
  • Collaborate with our video team on proper YouTube copy, tags, and headlines.
  • Work with editors to develop ideas for social-first content (Facebook Live, Instagram Stories, etc.)
  • Monitor audience engagement and use data to help editors make informed decisions about what our readers are looking for.
  • Monitor social media and YouTube trends and remain informed about changes in algorithms that impact how we can best reach our audience.
  • Develop and manage social media calendars.
  • Conceptualize and execute cross-platform campaigns to draw attention to tentpole feature packages.
  • Work with editors and writers to create shareable, viral content to get our outlet’s name into a more mainstream culture.


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • 2+ years of experience with social media in a professional setting, preferably at a media company.
  • The ability to write clean, concise copy in a fast-paced environment.
  • Deep knowledge of social media trends and overall best practices.
  • An understanding of our brands and interests of our typical reader.
  • Familiarity with the magazine industry and specifically with our competitors, both online and in print.
  • The ability to communicate clearly with a large staff and to interface with brand representatives when necessary.
  • Superior organizational skills

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