Marketing & PR 2 Marketing & PR 2

Social Media Strategist

New York

Job Description

Job Title:
Social Media Strategist
Location:
New York
Schedule:
Full-Time, Permanent
Team:
Social & PR
Department:
Marketing & PR
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What's your new role about?

The Social Media Strategist will bring a strategic eye to each day, week, and month for planning of DAZN social content. Working across multiple groups within the company – you’ll be asked to manage different conversations across sales, marketing, and content. You will collaborate across the entire social content team and be looked to as someone who will program and strategically place content in the best position to succeed. You will work closely with our original content team and are someone who comes to work each day with a solution-based mindset and BIG IDEAS. You will be responsible for social media growth and awareness as well as providing DAZN with new innovative ways to tell our stories across all social platforms. 

HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF)

  • Day-to-day management of social platforms for DAZN
  • Long term planning of DAZN’s sports holidays and studio shows
  • Collaborate across orginal production and programming to create social distribution calendars
  • Become a subject matter expert on all social media platforms
  • Suggest strategies working along-side our sales and marketing teams to continue to grow the DAZN brand
  • Understand social media metrics and use them to create new ideas and inform colleagues across the business
  • Work with Social Media Managers and the Head of Digital to create monthly reports that help make the organization more informed on the latest in social media
  • Maintain strong relationships with platforms leads across social media
  • Create content along side the social video team and come up with new ideas that will break the internet! 

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?

  • 1-2+ years working in social media for a large brand or media company 
  • Strong base of current sports knowledge, especially as it pertains to MLB, the NFL, and Boxing
  • Excellent writing skills and understanding of how each social platform needs specific copy and descriptions
  • An interest and ability to come up with new ideas on the fly in a fast paced environment
  • A basic understanding of leveraging and clipping video of broadcast segments for social platforms
  • Topline knowledge of emerging social platforms like TikTok and Snapchat
  • The ability to work across the organization and collaborate with on-air talent and producers
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking and writing is preferred, but not required

BENEFITS INCLUDE…

  • You’ll receive up to 15 days of Paid Time OFF (from the start), 9 paid holidays, affordable health benefits (dental and vision included), generous sick time package, competitive parental leave, short and long-term disability paid by the company, basic term life insurance and personal accident insurance paid by the company, 401(k) and a flexible work environment. 
  • And there’s more…… you’ll have access to our  online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our  Career Deal,  which aims to support your  continued professional  development. We also have a structured management development program and a financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’  scheme.  
  • *Please Note - some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation*

Here's a little more about us…

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life.
 
We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. There are no limits to what we can achieve. So if you want to push boundaries and change the world, DAZN is the place to be.
 
As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry, and we're not going to stop.
 
Because for us, it's all about Limitless Ambition - never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers. We're growing fast and have made a big impact so far, and that's just the beginning. There's so much we can do. Working with us is exciting, empowering and truly global.
 
If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to succeed at DAZN. Come and join our team
 
DAZN – who we are and what we do:
 
·         Headquartered in the UK .
·         2,800 employees in over 24 countries.
·         We are home to DAZN – the largest, fastest-growing global sports streaming service.
·         DAZN is live in Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Brazil, the USA, Canada, and Japan.
·         We guarantee affordable access on all devices including TVs, smartphones, tablets, games consoles and PCs.
·         We work across every aspect from broadcast planning and production through to content distribution and commercialisation.
·         We run some of the world's most popular sports sites, including Goal, Sporting News and Spox.

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life.
 
We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. There are no limits to what we can achieve. So, if you want to push boundaries and change the world, DAZN is the place to be.
 
As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry, and we're not going to stop.
 
Because for us, it's all about Limitless Ambition - never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers. We're growing fast and have made a big impact so far, and that's just the beginning. There's so much we can do. Working with us is exciting, empowering and truly global.
 
If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to succeed at DAZN. Come and join our team
 
DAZN – who we are and what we do:
 
- Headquartered in the UK
- 2,800 employees in over 24 countries.
- We are home to DAZN – the largest, fastest-growing global sports streaming service
- DAZN is live in Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Brazil, the USA, Canada, and Japan.
- We guarantee affordable access on all devices including TVs, smartphones, tablets, games consoles and PCs
- We work across every aspect from broadcast planning & production through to content distribution & commercialisation
- We run some of the world's most popular sports sites, including Goal, Sporting News and Spox.
 
To find out more visit: https://careers.dazn.com/