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Social Media Coordinator

Discovery Inc
New York, NY 10002
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Discovery Inc

Location: New York City, New York, United States, 10002
Req ID: 912

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

Discovery, Inc. is looking for a digital superstar to join the social media team, supporting brands such as Food.com and Cooking Channel. This role will implement social media strategy and monitor day-to-day operations and community management of our active social media platforms.

The ideal candidate is a creative individual with a passion for social media and the world of food.


1. Create an exciting and valuable content experience for our food community across multiple platforms through the daily social media editorial calendar
2. Produce engaging social content to promote digital priorities (memes, Instagram stories, Instagram games)
3. Monitor, respond to and moderate social media conversations on managed platforms. Surface pop culture conversations worth entering, and surface celebrity comments or posts worth responding to
4. Optimize social content for performance on all platforms
5. Commit portion of weekend, weeknights and occasionally holidays (~2 hours/week) to post on social platforms as needed
6. Track, analyze, optimize and report on social media programs to help meet objectives
7. Share community feedback, identify potential issues, manage day-to-day responses, as well as strategize for long-term issues management
8. Support sister brands (such as Food Network) as needed


* Social media or community management experience
* Highly organized and able to manage/execute multiple ongoing projects
* Extreme attention to detail and proclivity for checking work for accuracy once, twice and three times
* Speedy, proactive work ethic and ability to work ahead
* Active and engaged participant in social media (provide links)
* Depth knowledge of social media platforms and their users (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Pinterest, YouTube, tumblr, Google+, etc.)
* Savvy and knowledgeable about current social media trends and innovations
* Solid understanding of digital content, communication and marketing principles
* Photo/video editing experience/basic design capabilities for social media. (Knowledge of Adobe Premiere and Photoshop is a plus.)
* Familiarity with web and social media analytics (Tubular, Facebook Insights, Twitter Analytics, etc.)
* Highly creative, strategic thinker with ability to develop fresh, executable ideas that support Food Category initiatives
* Superb verbal, written and presentation skills to communicate effectively, and on-brand, with consumers, in-house stakeholders and outside vendors
* Strong interpersonal skills to communicate and work effectively with multiple teams
* Complete familiarity with MS Office Suite and Google Drive
* Bachelor's degree
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Posted: 2020-10-29 Expires: 2020-11-30

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