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Social Media & Marketing Associate

Minnesota Vikings

Posted 7 months ago



Eagan, MN, USA

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Job Description

In addition to the duties described above, the Social Media & Marketing Associate will take part in the Vikings’ exclusive Leadership Development Program. This program will provide regular opportunities for professional development, exposure to organizational leadership and the ability to develop skills critical for the Associate’s future career growth. A fundamental part of the program will include clearly defined goals between the Associate and their Supervisor that will be tracked and measured for progress throughout the term of the program.
This is a temporary full-time position that will begin on June 3, 2024 and conclude on May 23, 2025, unless otherwise determined.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Create and manage community content calendars for multiple social media accounts.
  • Work with internal departments to ideate, create and produce content for ancillary social media accounts.
  • Assist in recommending and executing organic & paid social media on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn & Twitter, respectively.
  • Work with Vikings social and digital teams to optimize social strategy, including posting to official accounts.
  • Create and post content during game days, tent pole events and assist social media manager throughout the year as needed.
  • Work with influencers on branded social media content series as well as other organizational initiatives.
  • Assist social marketing manager on international social media initiatives.
  • Work with social team to provide paid social marketing recaps as needed.
  • Collaborate on long-term social media strategy for organizational social media accounts.
  • Serve as main point of contact for various weekly social series and work with external creatives on content development.
  • Assist internal producers with basic editing, captioning, etc.

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Qualifications Required

  • Knowledge of social media best practices is required
  • Proficiency in Adobe products (Premiere, Photoshop, other Creative Suite programs), Microsoft Office, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat, Tiktok and various other emerging social media platforms.
  • Capable of editing social content using video editing software on tight deadlines.
  • Strong written skills. Background in copyediting or professional writing experience a plus.
  • General knowledge of Facebook Business Manager and other social ad platforms.
  • Strong technical skills, content creation experience, and a proven ability to tackle hard, ambiguous problems with rigor and independence.
  • Self-starter capable of working on multiple projects at once.
  • Ability to work various hours, holidays and weekends a must.
  • Collaborative team player, capable of building a maintaining strong relationships across the company.

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