Social Media Content Specialist, Sports

Our client, a multi-platform media organization, is looking for a Social Media Content Specialist to lead support their Sports channel management team efforts! In this dynamic role, you’ll be responsible for day-to-day content management, publishing, and optimization on all social platforms: you’ll deliver content consistent with the brand’s existing tone and voice, lead community management and engagement initiatives, drive audience engagement by offering meaningful follow-on experiences, leverage internal and external relationships to generate content and celebrate local and innovative stories to amplify brand reach, and evaluate opportunities for platform optimization based on data-driven insights, among other duties. You’ll also identify new social trends and opportunities to spark viral conversations, oversee live stream operations, and create copy with a focus on SEO and growth tactics. This is an excellent opportunity to develop with an industry leader in consumer products and marketing!

You should have:
- a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or a related field
- a minimum 3 years of hands-on experience handling operations of social/owned platforms for a professional sports team or media network
- experience with social platform CMS, capabilities, live streaming, and copyright management
- proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and video editing tools
- top notch communicative, collaborative, planning, project management, and analytical skills
- familiarity with and interest in learning emerging social platforms (ie. Twitch, Tik Tok, and Lasso)
- YouTube certification a plus!

This is an on-site, contract role in the Santa Monica, CA, area, anticipated to run through January 2020 with compensation of $35-37/hr, DOE. For consideration, please submit your resume to