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Creative Writer - Dallas Cowboys Football Club (Frisco · TX)

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Communications/Community Relations: Writer/Editorial
The Dallas Cowboys Digital Media Team is looking for a Creative Writer with working experience in the fields of digital and social media with a background in college or professional football a plus.  The purpose of this position is to write captions and headlines for social and digital media posts. Incorporating current events and pop culture trends into some of these captions, with wit and humor that resonates with Dallas Cowboys fans is a must.
 
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Create copy for our monthly/weekly/daily social media calendar.
  • Assist in creation and development of content to distribute across all social media platforms. 
  • Assist in scheduling and conducting brainstorm sessions for social content.
  • Write and/or produce video content for social platforms with video production team.
  • Monitor and engage with fans across all social media platforms in real time.
  • Real time coverage of team events and functions.
  • Maintain and update social media channels during home and road games. 
 
Requirements:
  • A degree in social media, journalism, communications or related field; plus 1-2 years of experience in social media (internship or full time).
  • Extensive knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat and TikTok, must also have a pulse on developing platforms.
  • Must provide published examples of witty and humorous content and captions.
  • Strong storytelling/copywriting/copy editing skills.
  • Basic knowledge of the NFL and the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Ability to work as a team under tight deadlines.
  • Extremely detail oriented. 
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Ability to conceptualize unique content ideas and follow through to implementation.

The Dallas Cowboys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Job Questions:

  1. Provide links to published examples of social or digital campaigns and/or pieces of content you have idealized and seen through to implementation.

  2. Provide links to published examples of work that features humorous creative copy.

  3. Provide links to published examples of copy that references pop culture or current events. Humorous examples a plus.

  4. What is the one piece of content you have created/produced that you are most proud of? Provide links where applicable.

  5. Do you have a college degree in journalism, communications or a related field?

  6. Can you work nights, weekends, holidays and travel for away games and training camp?


 

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