Rolling Stone: Senior Social Media Manager

Penske Media Corporation, New York, NY USA

Content is the cornerstone to all we do, and our audience is why we do it.

Salary: Base + Benefits + 401-k

Level: Manager (Supervisor)

Duration: Full-Time

Rolling Stone: Senior Social Media Manager

Rolling Stone is looking for a Senior Social Media Manager to run our audience development team. The manager will be responsible for sharpening Rolling Stone’s voice across all platforms; crafting strategies for the rollout of major stories and coverage of big events; managing a team of four; and growing our social audience of more than 18 million.

You will bring the latest insights, trends, and best practices to Rolling Stone as it covers music, entertainment, politics, internet culture, true crime, and more. The manager will serve as an active member of Rolling Stone’s top editorial team. The ideal candidate will be creative, detail-oriented, and be ready to dive into the day-to-day work of programming our social channels.


  • Craft strategies to maximize our audiences on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and more.
  • Manage, schedule, and post content on social and other platforms.
  • Develop strategies to roll out major stories and events.
  • Pull and analyze social data.
  • Cover breaking news and live events as needed.
  • Identify opportunities to recirculate evergreen content.
  • Work with our sales and marketing teams.


  • 3-5 years of experience managing social media accounts for a brand or publisher.
  • Ability to manage a team and juggle multiple requests in a fast-moving environment.
  • Attention to detail and an intuitive understanding of how people interact with content on different social platforms.
  • Understanding of pressing topics for diverse cultures and communities.
  • Excellent news judgment and nose for breaking stories and trends.
  • Experience with social media management and analytics tools (SocialFlow, Sprout Social, Creator Studio, etc).
  • Basic photo/graphic/video editing skills a plus (Adobe Suite).

It’s all About You…

At PMC, your wellness is top of mind. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to nurture you and your loved ones, including pets! Our package includes Healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) HSA with an employer contribution, FSA (Healthcare, Dependent Care & Commuter), EAP, Life Insurance, 401K with an employer match, Paid Parental Leave, Long-term Disability, generous Paid Time off (PTO), Pet Insurance, and Home & Auto insurance. Our Wellness initiatives rotate yoga, meditation, wellness weeks on a variety of topics, and financial wellness. We continuously elevate our offerings with more, for you.

About Rolling Stone:

Rolling Stone, the number one brand in music publishing, has been the leading voice of music and popular culture for 50 years. The multi-media brand features the latest in music reviews, in-depth interviews, hard-hitting political commentary and award-winning journalism across many platforms including magazine, digital, mobile, social and event marketing. Rolling Stone provides “all the news that fits” to a global audience of approximately 60 million people every month and publishes over 100 pieces of content every day.

About PMC:

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, TVLine, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation, and our portfolio of brands, please visit

About Penske Media Corporation

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 260 million a month and reaches users in more than 175 countries as well as a collective 390 million social media followers. The company houses a constellation of globally prominent and legendary brands, including Variety, Rolling Stone,, WWD, Robb Report, SHE Media, BGR, IndieWire, Beauty Inc, Sourcing Journal, TVLine, FN, BlogHer, HollywoodLife, Gold Derby, and SPY. PMC delivers exceptional content to consumers, business leaders and organizations around the world across multiple platforms: digital, mobile, social, print, video, broadcast, and dynamic live events. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global leaders and influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.

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