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Social Media & Digital Content Curator with LiveBarn in Boston · MA

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The Social Media & Digital Content Curator will develop and accelerate LiveBarn's digital and social media channels by curating and creating innovative content for all social media channels while engaging real-time with followers, subscribers, venues and partners.   This position requires creativity, exceptional communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment... and a knowledge of sports.  This is a full-time work-from-home position with required weekend hours (amount of time varies and will be compensated with mid-week flexibility).

Responsibilities:
Social Media
  • Post video clips, compilation videos and other static post content to social media utilizing appropriate post text, hashtags and @mentions across all social media platforms
  • Participate in the creation and publication of social content for all sports
  • Assist in developing strategies to grow social media following through re-shares of user generated clips and appropriate re-share of other content
  • Monitor social conversation for Customer Service questions and issues and work with Support and Venue team to resolve as needed
  • Manage an overarching social media and content calendar, integrated with email content strategy and paid social promotions
  • Work with Director of Marketing to develop an digital strategy that includes cost-effective digital advertising, marketing, email and social media plans, reports and strategies

Video & Content Creation
  • Create content for New Venue Announcements, Features, News stories, etc.
  • Create video posts from relevant highlight submissions and event footage
  • Edit video to include text and video overlays and transitions where necessary
  • Create an organized, shared archive of all saved media clips tagged and sorted by sport, type of play, location, association and tournament/league
  • Assemble Highlight videos using pre-defined templates

Requirements
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess a knowledge of some or all sports broadcast on the LiveBarn network (ice hockey, basketball, soccer, baseball)
  • Experience with best practices for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIN, SnapChat & TikTok – must adhere to business appropriate standards that are aligned with the LiveBarn brand and Corporate Standards
  • Required proficiency in video mobile and desktop editing tools (QuickTime, Final Cut Pro, After Effects), Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, Graphic Design knowledge a plus 
  • Ability to think creatively and innovate, with attention to detail and personal judgement and discretion, strong interpersonal and communication skills and a sense of humor
  • Ability to work individually within a team, and retain a flexible approach in a fast-paced changing environment and manage time well in a remote environment
  • Must have valid passport and be able to travel to and from Canada without issue

Bachelors Degree preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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. How did you hear about this job?

  2. What are your pay expectations?

  3. Are you currently employed? If yes, why are you looking for a change? If no, what is your current circumstance?

  4. Do you work in an office or remotely right now? If you are not employed, was your last job in an office or remote?

  5. What social media business experience do you have and which platform is your favorite to engage on?

  6. Which sports are you most comfortable talking about… please rank your top three in order of comfort/expertise (ice hockey, basketball, soccer, volleyball, baseball, softball, lacrosse, football, gymnastics, swimming)?

  7. Who are your three favorite "corporate" social media presences (i.e. best brands on social media)?

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