Social Media Strategy Fellow

  • Freelance
  • Anywhere

Employment Opportunities at BuzzFeed, Inc.

About BuzzFeed, Inc.

BuzzFeed, Inc. (Ticker: BZFD) is home to the best of the internet. Across food, news, pop culture and commerce, our brands drive conversation and inspire what audiences watch, read, buy, and obsess over next. Born on the internet in 2006, BuzzFeed, Inc. is committed to making it better: providing trusted, quality, brand-safe news and entertainment to hundreds of millions of people; making content on the internet more inclusive, empathetic, and creative; and inspiring our audience to live better lives. We’ll continue to recruit the best founders and creators to join us in this mission, with more additions like Complex Networks and HuffPost to come.

Business Area: Content
Job Category: Publishing
Salary band: 18.00-20.00 USD
Union Status: Non Union

The Role

BuzzFeed is looking for a Social Media Video fellow to join our team. You will work on social video strategy, and have a hand in video publishing on all social platforms. This Fellowship is part of a year-long program. Fellows work 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday.

You Will

  • Work on Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and TikTok video publishing.
  • Communicate and brainstorm with content creators and video creators to achieve goals and meet deadlines, analyzing and reporting on social performance, trends, and new opportunities.
  • Embed with brand-focused video teams, and help them set up their content for success on various social platforms.
  • Engage with the BuzzFeed community across platforms.
  • Help maintain the cheery and collaborative BuzzFeed culture with a positive attitude and obsession with the things people are sharing, liking, recommending and talking about on the

You Have

  • 1-2 years experience running social accounts 
  • Social media reporting experience and data analysis skills
  • An understanding of social video and how to optimize it for different platforms. 
  • Preferably experience with lightweight video editing/knowledge of Adobe Premiere 
  • An understanding of virality and the media landscape
  • Be a self-motivated person who isn’t afraid to carve out new responsibilities for themselves
  • Understand Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., and why content on those platforms became popular
  • Have a positive, curious, playful disposition
  • A genuine love for and excitement about the internet

Life at BuzzFeed, Inc.

We celebrate inclusion and are committed to equal opportunity employment. We are  proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.

You can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth through work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options.
  • A generous benefits program featuring paid time off, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more.

We want all employees to feel safe and comfortable when they engage in any in-person meetings, when visiting the office, or when working from an offsite production or meeting location. As part of this commitment to health and safety, BuzzFeed requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees. Requests for accommodation per applicable law for health and/or religious reasons will be considered. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

Note: BuzzFeed, Inc. offers remote/flexible work (unless specified to be required to be in-person) and open to hiring remote candidates who are residents in the following states: CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IL, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MS, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, VA, WA, and WV. For non sales roles, we can also hire in AK, AR, AZ, ID, KS, MO, ND, SC, and VT.

 

To apply, please visit the following URL:https://remoteOK.com/jobs/143674→