Social Media Specialist, Entertainment - Barstool Sports

NEW YORK, NY /SOCIAL – SOCIAL /FULL-TIME

Barstool Sports is looking for a Social Media Specialist, Business to focus on driving engagement and growing an audience across all Barstool Sports social platforms. The ideal candidate lives and breathes entertainment, pop culture, and celebrity news and is uniquely familiar with Barstool Sports.

What You’ll Do

  • Manage content creation, social copy, and publishing, focusing on the Entertainment category.
  • Develop strategies to drive fan engagement and build community, engaging and interacting with followers.
  • Manage the post-sale process for social campaigns, including collaborating with various teams to advise on social creativity and write and copy-edit social copy.
  • Understand how to create and produce the same piece of content for each varying social platform.
  • Transcribe, caption, and caption check video content as required.
  • Track content performance, discovering, and implementing actionable insights.
  • Have an eye on and develop the strategy for expanding onto newer social platforms - increasing reach and fan interaction with the brand.

What You Have

  • 2+ years’ relevant social content creation experience
  • Entertainment or digital media industry experience is required
  • Strong knowledge of entertainment, pop culture, and celebrity news
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multifaceted environment
  • Ability to manage key stakeholders and prioritize appropriately
  • Creative and critical thinking skills

Barstool Sports
Barstool Sports is a company that will drive the way media is created and consumed for years to come. Working at Barstool Sports means being part of a team that is solutions-oriented, celebrates creativity, and supports one another.

Joining means having access to competitive and valuable benefits and perks, including but not limited to:
-Competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts and Commuter Benefits
-A 4% 401(k) employer match
-Unlimited vacation time, including Summer break in July and Holiday break in December
-Monthly employer contribution towards cell phone reimbursement
-Employee discount to the Barstool Sports store
-Financial wellness benefits through Origin
-A monthly stipend for UberEats

What We Value
-Rep the brand as best you can
-We have lots of different brains, be open to them
-Never change who you are, that’s who we hired
-Find the solution, don’t be the problem
-Don’t be afraid to try something new
-Common Sense. Use it.
-Be there for your audience
-Always think about how you can help

Barstool Sports is for everyone. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Barstool Sports does not accept unsolicited headhunter or agency resumes. Barstool Sports will not pay any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement.

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