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Manager, Social Digital Strategy Production


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.


Are you passionate about all things music, movies, TV, social media, and pop culture, with an intimate understanding of internet culture? 


The MTV Entertainment Group is seeking a Manager to join the award-winning team responsible for social media marketing and digital content around their biggest events, including the MTV Video Music Awards, CMT Music Awards, and MTV Movie & TV Awards. 


Working under the mentorship of Directors on this digital team, this role leads content strategy and production for a wide range of tentpole events and specials. Roles and responsibilities will include ideation and creation of marketing assets, social account planning and management, content distribution and producing branded content campaigns. 


A Manager may have a hand in creative ideation, content conception, development, production and distribution, working internally across Marketing, Project Management, Design, Integrated Marketing (Branded Content), Press/Communications, Video Production and Research teams, as well as with a variety of external Third-Party Vendors. 


The ideal candidate for this role is not only creative, but also very meticulous; someone who thrives when balancing multiple priorities in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. 


Come join our team! 


Responsibilities Include:

  • Building social/digital plans that balance marketing priorities, original content, and sponsor content while working interdepartmentally to complete these plans
  • Producing timely and forward-thinking social media content including social videos, memes, gifs, etc.
  • Generating sponsor and branded content opportunities; working with Integrated Marketing team to develop and implement campaigns that balance MTV brand standard methodologies with sponsor goals 
  • Handling day-to-day content sourcing, copywriting, scheduling and fan engagement across social media accounts
  • Maintaining quality content and presentation on web sites relevant to their projects
  • Crafting and overseeing comprehensive schedules and timelines (production schedules, social media publishing calendars, research trackers, etc.)
  • Tracking metrics and usage patterns on all platforms to improve and enhance streams/views and engagement


Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years experience in a digital content, marketing or social media-based role
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Experience producing and crafting original content for various platforms
  • Background in copywriting with a clear understanding of brand tone of voice
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Keynote/Powerpoint, video editing, and content management systems
  • Knowledge of SEO standard methodologies, Adobe Suite and other common web-publishing technologies a plus


Additional Qualifications:

  • Highly organized, detailed and a creative problem solver
  • Deep knowledge of pop culture, music, movies, celebrities and fashion. 
  • Savvy digital trend-spotter
  • Strong grasp of social platform mechanics, staying on top of latest/upcoming platform features and how we can be the first/best to apply them
  • Comfortable working across complex organizational structures, and leading up and down when appropriate




ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.viacomcbs.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

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