Creative Content Producer - Philadelphia Union (CHESTER · PA)

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ABOUT OUR COMPANY
Philadelphia was awarded the 16th Major League Soccer franchise in February, 2008 and the team was officially announced as the Philadelphia Union in May, 2009.  Owned and operated by Keystone Sports and Entertainment LLC (“KSE”), the group launched the Philadelphia Union's inaugural season in 2010 and opened what is now Subaru Park in June, 2010.  Subaru Park is an 18,500 seat, world-class soccer specific stadium that sits beautifully along the Delaware River at the base of the Commodore Barry Bridge and is only 15 miles from downtown Philadelphia.  
 
Philadelphia Union’s culture and brand positioning of Young, Fearless, Challengers differentiates us from others and focuses our vision to be unafraid and defy the ordinary.  KSE is relentlessly pursuing excellence both on and off the field and will lead the way, set the standards and share the glory.  Our connection to Philadelphia is symbolized in the Club’s crest as the snake, colors, shield, slogan and thirteen stars all represent Philadelphia as the original capital city and its call to action during the American Revolution.

ABOUT THIS ROLE
 The Creative Content Producer reports to the Digital Manager and will for ideate and create quick-turn campaign-driven visual content for Philadelphia Union’s digital channels, including Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and Facebook. More precisely, the Creative Content Producer is expected to use trends, events, players, fans, and more to ensure the visuals on the Union digital channels continue to be funny, hype, out-of-the-box creative.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Use video (mobile, highly produced, other) and photo/graphic content to create viral visual content driven by the Union brand. 
  • Identify current online trends and implement into our creative workflow.
  • Pitch content ideas and assist in content brainstorms. 
  • Turn big club moments into huge club moments, and find creative ways to maximize goals, saves, and off-field antics.
  • Attend Union matches and occasional Union 2/academy matches.
  • Coordinate with the social media and video teams to execute annual and monthly content plans.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines.
 
QUALIFICATIONS: 
  •  Entry level experience as a visual content creator for social media channels.
  • Experience with a professional or collegiate sports team is a plus.
  • Experience using Adobe Premiere and Photoshop.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects. 
  • Experience using mobile video editing apps/techniques.
  • Experience with DSLR and/or Cinema-style cameras. 
  • Experience collecting and creating mobile video content.
  • Ability to work long hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Ability to visually create as part of a team or individually.
  • Demonstrate an ability to follow brand guidelines while maintaining best-in-league visual creativity.
  • Minimal travel required, including international. 
  • Physical ability to lift heavy equipment is required. 
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Lighting and set design a plus.
 
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision, Rx and dental coverage, an employer-matched 401(k) plan, Life Insurance, Disability, merchandise discount, 24/7 Fitness Center, on-site café, and much more!  
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. I have worked or interned with a professional or collegiate organization.

  2. I have created visual content for a sports social media feed before

  3. If YES, please submit handles and the time period your work appeared.

  4. I have created visual content for a brand social media feed before.

  5. If YES, please submit handles and the time period your work appeared.

  6. I have local housing in the Philadelphia area.

  7. I do not have local housing, but I am willing to relocate.

  8. Please provide a link to your demo reel and/or portfolio.