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Associate Editor
Ref No.: 18-13469
Location: New York, New York
 Description/Comment:Sports Social Editor

We connects fans to the sports and fantasy games they love most and is the first screen for the next generation of sports fans worldwide, who crave real-time personalized quality content and superior fan experiences every day.

A Little About Us
We connect fans to the sports and fantasy games they love most and is building the mobile destination of choice for avid sports fans who crave real-time, personalized content and superior fan experiences every day.
We are the world's most popular digital sports destination for fans and fantasy players. We cover all that's timely and relevant in the lives of sports fans, whether it's the biggest play or the buzziest meme. This coverage extends to our social voice and personality. We aspire to build our brand for all audiences, which also means having content strategies for any platform that has critical audience mass with an interest in sports content.
We are looking for a social editor to help bring this social voice and content strategy to life. Creativity, passion, and a desire to be 'first' will all be critical in supporting the growth of our brand and affiliate social handles as we seek out new audiences and continue to delight existing audiences. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter that thinks creatively about how to cater to sports fans on various social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat) and feels energized and challenged by contributing to them.

Your Day
• Manage our sports social handles
• Create posts & content strategies (video, text, images) for implementation on multiple social platforms
• Work collaboratively with video, editorial and marketing teams to plan social activations
• Develop expertise in optimizing content strategy based on insights by platform
• Interact with audience with our voice
• Work with talent to better bring insider knowledge to sports fans
• Assist onsite in video shoots or with editorial talent to capture social footage

A Lot About You
• 2 to 5 years of experience in the sports media social space
• Professional experience in online and mobile programming/production, social media, content curation
• Proactive creative thinker constantly focused on growth
• Flexibility with scheduling is a must as games will dictate schedule
• Strong copy and grammar skills are a must
• Willingness and experience working on tight deadlines
• Keen eye for what will resonate with the audience and go viral
• Passion for sports is a must