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SUMMARY: The Social Media Manager will manage real-time engagement with fans across multiple platforms and play a critical role in how fans view and experience the Philadelphia Flyers. This role will focus on building relevance, awareness, viewership and create demand for Flyers tickets, content and other products.
Serve as the voice of the Flyers on all social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.) 24/7, creating and posting content to elicit positive fan response while increasing followers
Share news, create conversations, gather fan sentiment and drive innovation across all key social media outlets
Implement a content calendar as developed by the Flyers marketing and communications team
Aware of and interested in the latest digital and social media trends shaping professional sports, i.e.: the cross-section of sports, pop culture, news, entertainment, art and more
Covers Flyers games and events by providing real-time content across all social platforms all while aligning with tone and voice of the organization
Provide regular reporting and analytics on social media platforms
Highly familiar with latest tools and capabilities of social media platforms and user behavior across them
Align with overall organizational and departmental revenue objectives and strategies
Collaborate with various members of the team including marketing, PR, game presentation, internal and external agencies etc. to deliver and execute successful social campaigns and tactics that align with the overall digital strategy
Devise content plans and executions for integrated sponsorship opportunities
Identify social media trends and recommend new business strategies to leverage them for increased business impact
Minimum 3 years of experience in digital media, communications or marketing experience required; prior experience directly managing social platforms required
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in communications, marketing, or other related field
Proven track record of delivering success via organic content on social and digital platforms; deep understanding of digital and social media metrics with a passion for emerging media trends and technology, especially social products
Vast knowledge of all social media platforms; experience using social media publishing and analytics tools.
Strong verbal and written communication skills in the English language required
Ability to craft a tone of voice that aligns with the Flyers organization; brings an understanding and excitement for the Flyers, the NHL and Philadelphia sports
Accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment with ability to multi-task and collaborate
Ability to work traditional business hours plus nights, weekends, select holidays and/or remotely at times is required; in addition to extensive travel as required
Must possess graphic design and video/animation production skill; expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and familiarity of HTML desired.
Must be able to work on Mac and PC platforms
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