We're looking for the right person with an eye for great sports content. All of our SmartCourts (900+ around the world) are generating live and recorded video content from the best sports camera technology in the world. Our platform has video editing software online and through our app, and each week we're churning out hundreds of hours of sports content across professional, collegiate and high school athletics. We want your help to find the best of it and share it with the world - across our social channels and on PlaySight.com.
We're building the next big thing in sports and want you on board.
What you will do:
Ideate, write & create compelling, creative and engaging social media posts, blog articles & other content
Research news stories and content to share on social media (from PlaySight customers and the sports world)
Create content for Facebook, Twitter, the PlaySight blog, Instagram, Snapchat and other relevant platforms
Produce engaging paid and organic digital content
Collaborate and manage the social media content calendar, posting schedule & production workflow
Work closely with PlaySight clients to source content and inspire them to create their own
Target influencer opportunities across platforms & help build the PlaySight community
Report directly to PlaySight's Marketing Director (weekly reports, metrics and more)
Work with PlaySight's creative agency and marketing department as needed
Travel to trade shows, sporting events and conferences as needed
Be able to work at least 10-20 hours per week (full-time opportunities available)
The ideal location for this role is in Cresskill, NJ or Los Angeles, CA, but remote working available for the right candidate
Who you are:
A great writer who is actively involved in social media and sports culture
Someone who can handle multiple projects at once while maintaining a sharp focus
Appreciation for great copy, content and the connection to the PlaySight brand in every post
Relentless desire to consume media, digital marketing and sports technology/innovation
Seasoned pro with Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Premiere, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
Proficient with Wordpress and/or other blog platforms
Detail oriented, a motivated self-starter and highly organized
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college (required)
1-3 years' experience managing social media/creating content (preferred)
Ability to edit, create and work quickly to take advantage of real-time opportunities
Strong knowledge of and experience in sports - professional, collegiate or high school
Attention to detail with strategy and execution (grammar, copywriting, editing)
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: This is a part-time internship with opportunities for full-time employment for the right candidate.
Selected in both 2017 and 2018 by Fast Company as one of the 10 Most Innovative Companies in Sports, we are connecting the next generation of athletes with cutting-edge sports technology. Our partners and customers include the 2015 and 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors, the 2017 NCAA Champion UNC Tar Heels, over 50 NCAA programs, and leading high schools and sports academies across the USA and world.