Social Media Trainee

Gwinnett Stripers - Lawrenceville, GA

Description: The Social Media Trainee will assist the Social Media Coordinator in all aspects of Social/Digital including but not limited to: creating and editing graphics and videos, writing copy, photography, video and assisting on all official team accounts including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

Drive brand awareness and engagement for the Stripers’ brand through social media
Assist in executing and developing social media strategy and content calendar
Support and optimize paid and organic social strategy though analytics tracking
Create, edit and post graphics, photos and videos
Develop unique ways to engage and grow the Gwinnett Stripers fan base while enhancing overall fan experience through social media and in-game promotions
Collaborate with other departments for social activations
Monitor and respond to fan inquiries on social media
Assist with other in-game and office tasks as necessary

Recent college graduate possessing a degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Sports Management, Marketing, Advertising or related field
Detail-oriented, organized and excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to multi-task and work with strict deadlines
Extensive knowledge of social media platforms and analytics
Creative and & Innovative mindset
Extensive knowledge of baseball rules and scoring
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, AfterEffects etc.)
Website editing and HTML coding knowledge a plus
Flexible schedule: available January - September; able to work nights and weekends on non-game days as needed