Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing

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Digital Journalist & Publisher with Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing in Chicago · IL

Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing jobs
Sports Jobs in Chicago · IL
Marketing: Social Media
Position Overview:
Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing LLC is a progressive and energetic brand marketing agency focused on engaging soccer consumers in the U.S.  Our clients include corporate brands, international soccer leagues and teams, and media companies. We are looking for a motivated and passionate individual to join our team as Digital Journalist and Publisher.
 
What you’ll do:
  • Direct, develop and publish web / mobile app content for US audiences 
  • Evaluate and edit content on an ongoing basis, ensuring consistent voice, style and quality 
  • Write feature article(s), including web exclusives 
  • Commission articles from both external and internal sources
  • Collaborate with Digital Strategy, Account Management and Social Publishing teammates
  • Create annual editorial calendar with input from management and client teams 
  • Manage content against keyword / SEO priorities
  • Contribute to overall client support, thought leadership and timeline management
  • Ensure overall digital tasks are completed on schedule, on-brand, and within budget

Skills you will need:
  • 3+ years of soccer-specific publication and editorial experience
  • Comprehensive understanding and passion for integrated digital marketing: including digital strategy, social media marketing, content development & production, influencer marketing, paid media buying, website optimization / SEO
  • Excellent writer and editor with exceptional interpersonal communication skills
  • Proven experience creating and managing website content
  • Highly detail oriented, organized, and able to manage concurrent deadlines
  • Positive attitude and exemplary work ethic
  • Applied software knowledge, including Adobe Creative Suite (e.g. InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Microsoft office, and web content management system(s)
  • Understands the use of social media in publishing
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge and passion for domestic and international soccer
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English preferred – not required
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or communications

If you think you’ve got what it takes, we’d love to hear from you. 
Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Tell us about your experience writing both short and long form digital content.

  3. Tell us about your interest in soccer.