Social Media Coordinator
Kraft Soccer - Foxborough, MA
The Social Media Coordinator will execute the New England Revolutions social media strategy with the goal of maximizing our reach and growth of our overall audiences in an effort to entertain, engage and inform our fan base. The social media coordinator will post on Revolution affiliated accounts and maintain brand voice in all posts and messaging. The social media coordinator will monitor brand mentions and maintain a positive dialogue with fans and will elevate any messaging of a sensitive nature to the appropriate department to maintain organizational consistency. The social media coordinator with serve as a gatekeeper for all content posted and will help promote internal initiatives, partnership activations and all photos, graphics and videos.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Create copy for all social media posts on all social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram (Feed, Stories and Reels), TikTok and YouTube, and coordinate any approvals with the Social Media Manager.
Collect iPhone content at Revolution matches, in the community, and at training and events.
Serve as a gatekeeper for content that appears on Revolution social channels, watching and reading all content to ensure it fits sponsorship requirements and is up to brand standards to be shared.
Manipulate graphics templates in Photoshop, use Premiere Rush for quick editing projects to ensure content is properly cut, watermarked or end slated and use various mobile apps to add graphic overlays before posting content.
Collaborate with other departments throughout the organization for an integrated social media effort and to help leverage the Revolution accounts to promote internal initiatives, including fan engagement, sponsorship, marketing and community.
Manage the Revolution social media calendar, including sponsorship fulfilment and fan promotions, track birthdays and milestones and brainstorm campaigns for tent pole events and slower times in the schedule.
Tag back end content and run reports to track performance for sponsorship and content creation purposes.
Work with team staff to coordinate player transaction announcements and set player availability schedule for content creation.
Work closely with digital team to request and approve static and motion graphics.
Monitor and present relevant data, trends, successes, failures, etc.
Brainstorm content ideas for social activations in addition to organizational projects.
Monitor @ mentions for NERevolution across many social media platforms looking for opportunities to engage with fans and/or repair damage to threats on our brand.
Special projects and assignments as business dictates
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors degree or higher
One to three years of corporate or brand representation experience across all social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube and TikTok
Ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
Exemplary written communication skills
High level editing/proofreading skills
Attentiveness to detail
Creative, highly motivated individual
Strong interpersonal skills
Proficiency with Photoshop and the Adobe Creative Suite
Experience using a camera and shooting photos
Knowledge of Major League Soccer and the New England Revolution, as well as the Boston sports scene
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to handle or feel.
The employee frequently is required to talk or hear.
The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Normal office environment.
Travel occasionally required.
Nights, weekends, non-traditional work hours
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
This company is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.