NBC Social Media Manager

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Location: Universal City, CA 

Job Purpose 
The Social Media Manager for NBC Entertainment Digital will manage social profiles for multiple shows, with the charge to implement the show’s social media strategy, oversee the show’s daily presence across social networks and create entertaining and engaging content. 

Essential Responsibilities 

  • Innovate new and creative ways to use social platforms and digital content to tell stories and interact with the audience 
  • Write and create content on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, and Instagram 
  • Gather assets from talent and production to distribute across multiple networks 
  • Act as the “steward” for assigned shows on social media 
  • Develop an overall social editorial plan as well as episodic content in coordination with Digital Marketing staff, fellow Social Media Managers, stakeholders in the company, and show production 
  • Build, listen to, and cultivate the online audience for shows 
  • Provide insights and ongoing metrics

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in social or digital media, creating entertainment-based content and experiences 
  • A demonstrable passion for social media 
  • Bachelor’s Degree 

    Eligibility Requirements: 
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered 
  • Willingness to work long hours and on weekends with short notice 
  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA 
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation 
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States 
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Desired Characteristics: 

  • Excellent copywriting skills 
  • Passion for social media, online communities and digital content 
  • Keen awareness of pop culture and social media trends 
  • Familiarity with digital content formats and production 
  • Able to work effectively with creative individuals, show production staff, technology experts, sales executives, and other diverse stakeholders 
  • Thrive in the fast paced TV and social environments; manage multiple projects and tasks at the same time