CBS Corporation Social Media Producer - GameSpot in San Francisco, California
Social Media Producer - GameSpot
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA, US
CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.
We are looking for someone who loves social media marketing, loves games and would like nothing more than to combine the two every day at "work". GameSpot.com has been the leading destination for gaming news, reviews, and entertainment since 1996.
The Social Media Producer at (GameSpot.com) is responsible for developing and maintaining GameSpot’s Twitter account. Using our Twitter channel, the Social Media Producer will be tasked with cultivating a strong and consistent brand voice for GameSpot.com. This role will also have strong focus and influence over our Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and LinkedIn accounts.
The Social Media Producer's main focus will be on Twitter’s day-to-day editorial schedule and responsible for co-creating, executing, managing and moderating content feeds on all other branded social media channels. The candidate will help create a unique voice for the brand and become the primary resource of social media best practices for GameSpot’s staff. Ability to think creatively, effectively collaborate with peers, and teach best practices will be critical in this role. Please be sure to include your personal social handles and your favorite video games in your resume/cover letter.
Write daily social posts, including captions, copy and content with a primary focus on GameSpot’s Twitter account, but not excluding our Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and LinkedIn accounts
Act as a key editor for the creative direction, copy, timing, and frequency of social posts
Manage day-to-day relationship with GameSpot social and on-site communities
Quickly identify key growth opportunities surrounding the launches of new features of various social channels
Consistently meet / exceed business goals for audience acquisition, social growth targets, and effectiveness of social media efforts
Use social data applications to pull insights and then create informed (data-driven) strategy across all of our social media platforms
Identify trending social topics and work cross functionally with the video team to create "hot takes", memes and other timely short form content
Represent GameSpot for breaking news coverage at the biggest events in the video game industry
Exceptional writing, editing, and grammar skills while prioritizing a high volume of work
Passion for video games and the video game industry
Strong passion for social media and digital marketing
Deep interest in social data analysis and experience making data driven decisions
Planning, developing, and executing successful customer acquisition strategies
Demonstrated experience using various social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and LinkedIn
Must be a self-motivated thought-leader with a can-do attitude who can organize their work, innovate, and problem solve
Must successfully pass a background check
Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Marketing or any other related field
Previous experience managing social media platforms and community brands
Experience with social posting platforms (ie. Sprinklr, Social Flow, Hootsuite)
Proficiency using Photoshop and Google Docs, Sheets and Slides
In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.
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