Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

  • Chattanooga Red Wolves
  • Chattanooga, TN, USA
  • 18 Nov, 2020
Full time Coordinator Journalism/Content Marketing Social Media

Job Description

Job Summary:
The Chattanooga Red Wolves are seeking a Social Media and Marketing Coordinator to join the team! This individual will be responsible for written and visual content on various social media platforms, newsletters, game day programs, and media relations. We are searching for the right person who is passionate about soccer and preferably experienced with working within the sport. We are looking for someone take the initiative and help build awareness and produce quality content that will engage our fans. 



Responsibilities:
Written Content:
  • Produce and create all written content in the form of articles, newsletters, team                                  announcements, etc. 
  • Create written content to enhance our social media presence and promote awareness and            team news
 
Visual Content:
  • Create and produce club content, including videos, photos and graphics
  • Coordinate with graphic designers to develop engaging graphics
  • Maintain brand and league standards and guidelines
  • Video editing to create captivating highlight reels
  • Coordinate and maintain relationships with 3rd party contractors (e.g. travel                                      photographers)
  • Responsible for taking videos and photos at training camps, practices, etc. to produce                      engaging content for social media and other outlets
  • Provide players with individual photos for them to share on their personal platforms
 
Social Media:
  • Weekly content creation
  • Soliciting user generated content
  • Adhere to all league requirements for game day postings
  • Respond to messages and inquiries
  • Ensure promotional agreements with sponsors are being met
  • Create, schedule and execute content for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
 
Media Relations/Communications:
  • Responsible for securing media appearances and placements for various mediums
  • Scheduling player interviews
  • Update and maintain internal media lists
  • Handling all media credential requests
  • Working with opponents’ public relations representatives prior to prepare necessary                        credentials, etc.
 
Game Day:
  • Update and send required game notes to the league, press and opposing teams
  • Preparation for all credentials for game day
  • Assist with will call and press box duties
  • Capture and share all game day content (e.g. fan photos, warm up, live action video,                        celebrations, etc.)
  • Create and distribute press information (e.g. lineups, rosters, game notes, stats)
  • Coordinate post game interviews between press and players/coaches
  • Create and distribute post game media package (e.g. final stats, photos, videos, quote                      sheet, recap, etc.)
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field, such as, marketing or journalism
  • 1-3 years marketing, social media or journalism experience 
  • Experience utilizing social media as a tool for marketing products/services
  • Understanding of marketing tactics and social media
  • Former soccer players encouraged to apply
  • Understanding of soccer rules, fan base, structure, etc.
  • Personal passion and insights into the game of soccer 
  • Detail oriented and results driven
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.