Designer, Social

About us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through Team Stream™, the top-rated smartphone and tablet app. Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

Since being acquired by Turner in 2012, B/R has gained all the advantages of a large media company while maintaining its vibrant startup culture. We work in a fast paced, 24-7 field in a laid back environment (those who do not want to work nights and weekends need not apply). You'll also be in a role that allows you to work with multiple groups and networks.

About the role:

The social media designer will be responsible for the creation, development, and optimization of virtual scenes, designs, animations, and graphics. This is a hands-on position requiring individuals who possess strong conceptualization skills, in depth knowledge of still and/or motion graphics, the ability to offer unique creative solutions, change direction easily, push their creativity and software skills to higher levels, exploit new technology, and actively communicate on all phases of a projects to maintain the quality of digital products. They will be tasked with managing the production of real time reactions to breaking sports news and the live coverage of sporting events. This person should be a high level creative who is expected to consistently set the bar on quality, innovation, and creativity. The successful candidate knows what people are consuming and sharing in a mobile-first, real-time world and how to create unique visual content experiences when working with editors, designers, animators, and independent contractors.

About you:

  • Excellent skills in Photoshop, Illustrator and other design applications
  • Ability to work on tight and strict deadlines.
  • Deep knowledge and passion for sports, entertainment, popular culture
  • Deep understanding of current and emerging social networks
  • Demonstrable social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge
  • Proven working experience in social media or related field

 

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.


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