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Are you passionate about social media? Do you love to helping businesses figure out new ways to grow and engage with their online audiences? If you love soccer and social media – the Hot Job you’ve been looking for is here.

Sports Endeavors, a Hillsborough, North Carolina based multi-sport, multi-channel retail company, is searching for their next Social Media Specialist. The Social Media Specialist will work with creative, marketing and product teammates to strategize, develop, and publish content across SOCCER.COM social media channels.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain social media editorial calendar, ensuring consistent publication of engaging, on-brand content that connects with followers.
  • Collaborate with content producers to develop new content ideas that are in line with strategic initiatives, exceed KPIs, and optimized to reach new audiences within existing and emerging social channels.
  • Monitor specific social content metrics and broader channel performance, sharing regular reporting and insights with internal and external partners.
  • Conduct ongoing competitive and market research, staying on top of trends, and playing a leading role in strategic decisions regarding social content and performance.
  • Build relationships by proactively engaging with and responding to messages and comments across all social channels.
  • Identify and develop potential brand advocates and influencers from within our social community.

Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, Communications or a related field.
  • 2-3 years of experience in a social media marketing role.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of social media strategy, content creation, and community management.
  • Passionate and knowledgeable soccer fan. Experience playing soccer at a competitive level will be considered a valuable asset.
  • Strong organizational skills with a track record of taking initiative, finding solutions, and achieving results in a fast-paced environment.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Experience with DSLR photography and Adobe Photoshop is preferred.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, sometimes covering soccer events on nights and weekends.
  • Must reside in the area or be willing to relocate at own expense.

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*Sports Endeavors, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity within the workplace. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. All personnel decisions will be made without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), or other protected classes established by the law.