Social Media Manager Jobs in Brooklyn, NY at Overtime
Title: Social Media Manager
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Overtime builds disruptive new sports leagues aimed globally at the next generation of sports fans and athletes. Overtime owns and operates, OTE in basketball and OT7 in football, and leverages digital-first content across its network of accounts engaging its community of over 65 million fans and followers. Overtime’s business model is driven by sponsorships, brand relationships, e-commerce, licensing and media rights.
Overtime is backed by Liberty Media Corporation, Andreessen Horowitz, Blackstone, Counterpoint Global (Morgan Stanley), Sapphire Sport, Winslow Capital, Bezos Expeditions, Spark Capital, Micromanagement Ventures (the family of the late David Stern), Black Capital, Alexis Ohanian, Drake, Quavo and 40+ NBA and NFL stars including Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant and Trae Young. Over 6% of active NBA players have invested in Overtime.
What you’ll do:
Publish content to our Overtime social platforms including Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Facebook and more
Edit recaps of video highlights and pull user generated content to publish on Overtime social channels
Review content before it’s posted from proofreading and spell-checking to QCing videos
Partner with Head of Social Media with sourcing, training, and on-boarding new hires to the social team
Work collaboratively with a cross-functional team across OT to align the content we post with the strategy in place
Strategize with the Head of Social Media and social team
Curate content to be posted
Sweat the nitty, gritty details of everything we put out on social
Who you are:
2+ years of professionally managing and posting on multiple social media accounts
You understand and can communicate in Overtime’s voice.
Digitally native: constantly on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, Facebook, and on the lookout for new, exciting platforms.
Detail-oriented. Amazing proofreader who always checks their work.
Down to hustle – this role requires regular nights and weekends.
You are passionate and knowledgeable about professional basketball, football and/or soccer.
Problem-solver and self-starter
Flexible in adapting to changing timelines and deliverables
Proactive, positive team player, able to help guide projects from ingest to delivery
Bonus for experience with Photoshop and video editing software like Premiere and After Effects
In accordance with our policy, this position will require the successful candidate to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. As an equal opportunity employer, Overtime will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons.
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