Description

The Oakland Roots SC seeks a talented professional to join us in the role of Digital Content Manager. This is a hybrid role of business operations and digital and social media strategy, development and execution. The manager supports digital and social media monetization efforts of the Roots, including the company’s social and digital media initiatives and efforts.

This person will also have day-to-day content execution responsibilities for the company’s website and social channels including Facebook, lnstagram, Twitter, YouTube on Hootsuite and manage social and digital analytics (google).

Responsibilities

  • Develop, manage and execute digital and social media programs synchronized with MarCom strategy

  • Project manage website development on Squarespace, create and manage synchronized content with MarCom strategy to incorporate across all digital and social platforms

  • Support the execution of branded/organic and paid digital and social media campaigns, including (but not limited to): strategy development/ input, creative ideation, asset creation and delivery design review process, implementation, amplification, reporting and recaps

  • Daily planning, management and execution of the company’s monetized content on social media platforms

  • Development and management of weekly and monthly content calendars

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders across departments to ensure optimal orchestration of digital and social efforts

  • Provide ongoing proactive and reactive strategic social media efforts with ORSC partners, media and advertisers

  • Use company knowledge and social media expertise to support ideation, development, management and execution of paid and organic social media programs and campaigns

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure all deliverables are met in a timely manner and within designated, agreed upon timeframes

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to develop branded content that can help deliver value across all mediums with particular focus on social good

  • Ideate, develop, manage and execute social media programs and campaigns that help the company meet and exceed various business goals and objectives while maintaining core ORSC brand identity

  • Develop post-campaign reports including data from platforms (e.g. Facebook, Instagram and YouTube Insights, Twitter Analytics) for internal and external use including key learnings and recommendations for future campaigns in close collaboration with the company’s Analytics & Insights team and closely track emerging trends, tools, platforms in social and digital

  • Contribute towards overall company social education

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three (3) years of current experience in social and digital media; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Strong social media acumen across all platforms, including experience with content management and reporting

  • Proven track record of content development and digital sales

  • Demonstrated experience working across teams with multiple stakeholders

  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Premiere or After Effects and other similar multimedia software

  • Display a strong working knowledge of all social and new media platforms

  • Knowledge of the digital content landscape and how to promote content

  • Proficient in MS Office and G Suite

  • Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite

  • Independent, self-motivated, fast-paced, highly results-driven and extremely entrepreneurial

  • Working knowledge of youth/adult amateur and professional soccer

Disclaimer

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. The duties listed do not represent an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Oakland Roots SC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Oakland Roots SC to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or creed, sex, age, disability, citizenship status, marital status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

To Apply

If you are interested in applying for this position:

  • Please submit résumé and cover letter to work@rootssc.com.

  • Please enter the title of the position you are applying for in the Subject Line of the email.