ESPN, Inc. Social Media Specialist - ESPNcricinfo.com in London, United Kingdom

Are you a social media guru with a passion for sports?

We have a unique opportunity for a Social Media Specialist to join our ESPNcricinfo.com team. ESPNcricinfo.com is the world’s leading cricket website. This is a permanent opportunity based in the EMEA head office in Hammersmith, London.

The successful candidate will be part of a specialised team responsible for creating content for emerging audiences for multiple platforms including ESPNcricinfo.com, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. We are looking for someone with a sharp grasp of content trends on various digital platforms and the pulse of consumption patterns and consumer analytics, a sound knowledge of the sport, creative abilities and multi-media skills. This role reports into the multi-platform content lead in India with a dotted line to the social media manager of ESPN.co.uk.

Areas to get involved in…

  • Create content for emerging audiences on multiple platforms

  • Focus on growing the social media reach for ESPNcricinfo on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter in the UK

  • Work alongside the content team to develop new story-telling methods

  • Work with external partners when required to extend the reach our websites and content

  • Work closely with all the content teams – video, news-desk, stats-desk correspondents and other social media teams from across the regions

Do you have what it takes?

  • Good language and communication skills

  • Creative thinking

  • Ability to think visually

  • Photo-editing skills

  • Video editing skills

Additional Information :

  • The existing right to work in the UK is essential for all of our London based roles.

  • Will need to be able to work evenings, weekends and public holidays as necessary to maintain a 24/7 website

Job ID: 596860BR

Location: London,United Kingdom

Job Posting Company: Media Networks