Social Media Manager - Tesla - Hawthorne CA

Job Title: Social Media Manager
Company: Tesla
Location: Hawthorne, California

What to Expect
Our mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. In pursuit of this mission, we’re building a world powered by solar energy, running on batteries and transported by electric vehicles.

We are committed to developing top talent with the drive to make a positive contribution to the world. Our world-class teams operate with a first principles approach, flat organizational structure and technical contribution at all levels. You will be expected to challenge and be challenged, to create and to innovate.

As the Social Media Manager, you’ll be responsible for managing creative content projects within the Tesla Design Studio, with a particular focus on owned digital and social content and pre-production/day-of support for photo/video shoots.

What You’ll Do

  • Serve as a project manager for organic and social digital content, helping to brainstorm proposals, ideas, copy and assets while also keeping timing on track and organizing project plans/briefs
  • Operate as an ‘idea machine,’ constantly brainstorming new ideas, bringing them to life in partnership with our creative team
  • Join creatives on set, helping to not only managing shot lists and creative brief adherence, but also to make mobile-first social content
  • Provide briefs for creatives (copywriters, graphic designers, photographers, videographers, etc.) and work with producers on review cycles and feedback
  • Manage the creation of owned & social content from inception to publishing
  • Act as the interface between our copywriters, photographers, videographers, legal partners and business stakeholders
  • Work with digital analytics team and growth team to track the success of owned creative and implement their recommendations

What You’ll Bring

  • Degree in advertising, communications, marketing or another related field, work experience, or equivalent
  • 6+ years of professional experience in a company or business unit of comparable complexity including operations management
  • Strong creative eye and in-depth understanding of the Tesla products and brand
  • Ability to lead complex content projects under tight deadlines
  • Strong knowledge of Tesla’s ecosystem of projects, with the desire and ability to continue learning more
  • Skilled at maintaining cross-functional working relationships
  • Clear and concise communicator with the ability to synthesize a lot of information quickly

Compensation and Benefits

Along with competitive pay, as a full-time Tesla employee, you are eligible for the following benefits at day 1 of hire:

  • Aetna PPO and HSA plans > 2 medical plan options with $0 payroll deduction
  • Family-building, fertility, adoption and surrogacy benefits
  • Dental (including orthodontic coverage) and vision plans, both have options with a $0 paycheck contribution
  • Company Paid (Health Savings Account) HSA Contribution when enrolled in the High Deductible Aetna medical plan with HSA
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • LGBTQ+ care concierge services
  • 401(k) with employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
  • Company paid Basic Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Sick and Vacation time (Flex time for salary positions), and Paid Holidays
  • Back-up childcare and parenting support resources
  • Voluntary benefits to include: critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident insurance, theft & legal services, and pet insurance
  • Weight Loss and Tobacco Cessation Programs
  • Tesla Babies program
  • Commuter benefits
  • Employee discounts and perks program

Expected Compensation
$64,600 - $239,400/annual salary + cash and stock awards + benefits

Pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment.

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