Social Media Coordinator - NBC Sports

Posted: 9/14/2019

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


Overview
A Social Media Coordinator on NBC Sports social media team owns the flow of content ideation,
publication and tracking of social content for a series of the company‘s major properties. The ideal
candidate will help us in growing our social business with various internal and external touchpoints. We are looking for a candidate with an authentic passion for digital media and sports with initiative to join a creative and collaborative environment.

Responsibilities
• Own the day-to-day content creation and community management of our National Hockey
League and global soccer social media accounts
• Develop and maintain the hockey and soccer sections of the social content calendar
• Oversee and participate in the creation and publication of social content for hockey and soccer
accounts on all social platforms
• Execute and contribute to ideation of social sales content activations, including ideation of
branded content campaigns, execution of sponsored posts, monitoring metrics and assisting in
the tracking and reporting of results
• Lead and participate in in ideation and brainstorming of creative and promotional content for
both owned and earned social media
• Collaborate with various parts of the larger NBC Sports team, including production, talent,
consumer engagement, sales on cross-company efforts
• Report week-to-week analytics on each sports property
• Work with social media manager and director on maintaining and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, including other NBCU properties and league and team

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


Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Ability and willingness to work nights and weekends as the sports calendar dictates
  • 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.




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