Content Programmer (Social)
Content | NY/SF | Full Time
Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the 3rd most innovative media company in the world by Fast Company. Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.
About the role:
Bleacher Report is seeking a Content Programmer who will work to curate content from multiple sources to post on our social accounts. The Programmer will primarily be responsible for discovering, packaging, and distributing various types of social content.
This role will be focused on curating news, social, and B/R's best content and posting via our Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts. The Programmer will be required to cover live events across all sports and will be asked to assist senior level programmers in creating event distribution plans. An ideal candidate would be described as someone that executes direction well and is diligent with their time management. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment is a must. Innovation is a plus when it comes to copy, voice and content packaging.
Craft /distribute social posts for curated breaking news, trending and premium B/R content
Work closely with other programmers to check copy and properly distribute B/R content
Collaborate with other programming groups to align B/R’s voice across all platforms
Review performance of distribution plans and provide meaningful feedback on quality and quantity of performance
A strong understanding of B/R’s voice and brand
Experience working across complex and matrixed organizations
Experience working with social media platforms, breaking news, and content creation
Demonstrated aptitude for social content discovery
Should be comfortable collaborating across multiple departments including editorial & video
Night and weekend hours likely
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