Mashable Growth Team Social Distribution & Growth Fellow

Editorial New York, New York


Position at Mashable

Mashable is seeking an enthusiastic and organized Social Distribution & Growth Fellow to join our team in New York City for the Winter 2019 term.

This person will assist with the day-to-day distribution of Mashable content across multiple platforms and Our ideal candidate will have an understanding of the distributed social media ecosystem, a strong editorial and video programming background, and an appreciation of editorial standards. We’re looking for someone who understands the importance of community management, analytics, and editorial voice across distributed social platforms.

The Day-to-Day

  • Distribute content by following a strict publishing schedule across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Collaborate with growth & social team to optimize content for distribution on social platforms
  • Write creative, unique social copy that best optimizes content for each social platform with the Mashable voice in mind
  • Pitch trending stories to editorial with a focus on Mashable specific tone and angles
  • Work closely with growth team to identify new emerging platform opportunities like Flipboard and Apple News
  • Identify & implement best practices for social platforms, SEO, & other metadata
  • Monitor real-time traffic and social data to support the editorial team
  • Identify opportunities for audience development and growth
  • Assess the competitive landscape and make strategic recommendations
  • Weekly reporting for the Growth team and other Mashable departments

Must Haves

  • Attention to detail & the willingness to quickly learn content management systems
  • An understanding & interest in the social ecosystem, digital video & SEO
  • Experience with social media in a professional or institutional capacity preferred
  • Sound editorial judgment including a deep knowledge of media ethics
  • A positive attitude that’s solution-oriented & unafraid to ask questions
  • Interest & knowledge of tech & digital lifestyle space
  • Ability to be in New York City for the duration of the fellowship