Manager, Social Marketing

Posted: 7/16/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Job Purpose:
The Manager, Social Marketing NBC Entertainment Digital will be the steward for assigned shows across social and digital platforms. This person will design and implement each show’s multiplatform approach, manage agencies as they maintain social accounts, oversee the development of content and campaigns for both organic and paid media, and work at the strategic level to champion innovative, shareable content and social experiences.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Act as the owner for assigned shows on all social and digital platforms
  • Strategically cultivate each show throughout its lifecycle, from pre-premiere, launch, in-season, and hiatus phases
  • Develop and implement content and curation plans by collaborating with numerous cross-functional teams including, but not limited to Brand Marketing, Media, internal creative departments, PR, NBC Programming and show production teams
  • Pitch and execute inventive activations to tell compelling stories and interact with the audience
  • Collaborate with talent and their representatives, producers and writers, NBC Publicity and other stakeholders for social and digital initiatives
  • Commission video and designed collateral with internal and external teams
  • Pivot strategies based on post-implementation analysis and changes in audience habits, and proactively inform key stakeholders on an ongoing basis
  • Build, listen to, and nurture each show’s audience
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the multiplatform landscape, digital trends, and the evolving functionality and behaviors on social platforms


  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Minimum 3 years of experience working in social or digital media, creating entertainment-based content and experiences
    • Ability to proactively think big and propose innovative strategies to maximize engagement
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills and a keen ability to influence others

    Eligibility Requirements:
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
    • Willingness to work long hours and on weekends with short notice
    • Must be willing to work in Los Angeles, CA
    • Must have work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    Desired Characteristics:
    • Passion for social media, online communities, digital content, and television
    • Keen eye for digital content formats and awareness of pop culture and social media trends
    • Expert written and verbal communicator. Strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate strategies and creative concepts with senior team members
    • Able to work effectively and proactively with creative individuals, show production staff, technology experts, sales executives, and other diverse stakeholders
    • A demonstrable passion for social media and entertainment

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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