Social Media Coordinator - Houston Texans (Houston · TX)

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 Title:  Social Media Coordinator 
FLSA Status:  Non-exempt 
Department:  Broadcast 
Reports to:  Senior Director of TV and Digital Media 
Education/Experience:  Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited college or university strongly preferred. Prior experience developing content and managing social properties for a brand or sports team preferred.

Skills Required: 
·  Knowledge/understanding of social media best practices, including, but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok.
·  Demonstrates creativity and documented immersion in social media.
·  Ability to work long, flexible hours including gamedays, evenings, weekends and holidays as required.
·  Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Photoshop.
·  Ability to identify social trends and adjust strategy using analytical and quantitative problem-solving.
·  Strong organizational and time management skills.
·  Ability to manage multiple tasks with multiple priorities in a high energy environment.
·  Ability to maintain attention to detail and ability to work effectively under pressure and within deadlines.
·  Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communications.
·  Ability to maintain confidential and/or proprietary information.

Basic Function:  Develop and manage the football-focused content and strategy for all Club social platforms. 
Job Function (duties and responsibilities): 
·  Manage football-focused social media campaigns and day-to-day activities by promoting Club content that will resonate with the audience and drive consumption while maintaining maximum exposure with minimal invasiveness into fan timelines/feeds. 
·  Detail the success of every football-focused social media campaign by analyzing key social metrics to drive strategies that are proven by testing and metrics. 
·  Collaborate with content creators to produce original social and digital content. 
·  Maintain and communicate any updating, modifying and expanding of the Club’s social media strategy/policy. 
·  Lead the strategy of football-focused content distribution and assist with marketing and sponsorship, as needed. 
·  Publish and create content for the website (articles, press releases, transcripts, photo slideshows, page updates, etc.), as needed. 
·  Monitor and communicate best practices and trends in organic and branded social media content. 
·  Collaborate with creative designers to ensure assets are optimized for maximum performance on individual platforms. 
·  Maintain lists of pages liked/followed by Club (partners, players, teams, etc) and update as needed. 
·  Monitor social media for customer service/fan feedback and 1:1 engagement opportunities. 
·  Perform various other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Senior Director of TV and Digital Media. 
·  Position requires routine face-to-face personal interaction with other Club personnel; therefore, job responsibilities must be physically performed in the Club offices and not in a telecommuting manner.  
 Travel Requirements:  Domestic travel for games and other special events, as needed.  

We encourage candidates provide all requested information, including a resume, so the application can be thoroughly reviewed.

Please note that while resumes of all candidates will be considered, as a way for the Texans organization to acknowledge and reciprocate the tremendous support given the Team by local fans and the local community in general, qualified candidates with permanent addresses in the Houston metropolitan and surrounding areas will be given first consideration whenever possible.

If your skills and experience match our available position requirements, a Human Resources representative will contact you directly.
Due to the volume of resumes received by the Houston Texans, we are unable to provide updates on the status of individual applications.

The Houston Texans organization is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have prior experience working with professional and/or college athletics? (YES/NO)

  2. Please provide a link to your personal website/portfolio, if applicable.