- Social Media Editor

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Social Media Editor


Social Media Editor

• Emerging Level


Manage the daily output of E! News content to Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook etc.

Category Digital Media  Editor  Social Media 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Nov 18, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Manage the daily output of E! News content to Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook etc. 
  • Create, collect, and edit assets for each project, specifically Instagram Reels and TikTok
  • Identify newsy or shareable soundbites with trending sounds from new and archive footage
  • Craft social copy for videos and posts cross platform
  • Work with Social Media manager to develop and grow fan engagement strategies 
  • Interact with followers to initiate authentic conversation and maintain a brand image and tone across all social platforms
  • Identify viral and emerging stories/trends and pitch to the content team for write-ups. Provide insight for clever angles, second beats and shareable headlines
  • Keep up to date on industry trends/productions methods/social strategies and work with social media manager to implement new tactics as necessary 
  • Assists with major initiatives as well as day-to-day news operations, including native social content, social engagement, audience development and social takeovers and branded campaigns
  • Juggle multiple projects and shows with parallel timelines
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years experience in social media/digital content
  • Demonstrable experience identifying shareable/viral content: pop culture expert fluent in what's trending and always plugged in to latest conversations
  • Excellent writing skills and a sharp wit - quick with a brand-appropriate Twitter copy or pop culturally relevant Instagram caption that aligns with the E! News voice
  • Ability to abide by and enforce E!’s social media brand guidelines 
  • Experience with Premiere Pro, SocialFlow, Facebook Creator Studio, Dash Hudson plus thorough understanding of Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/TikTok insights preferred
Desired Characteristics:
  • Effective communication and experience working across multiple departments
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with initiative
  • A blend of collaborative skills as well as being an independent self-starter
  • Flexible and has ability to shift gears quickly between multiple campaigns and projects managed
  • Cool under pressure and a pleasant while professional demeanor, both in the office and when interacting with talent for celebrity social activations on-location when assigned
  • A good eye for content composition, either self-generated/created or professionally sourced 
  • Must love pop culture and all things entertainment news
Additional Requirements:
Hybrid: This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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