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Communications/Public Relations: Communications Department Management
Director, Digital Media & Communications - Lehigh Valley IronPigs (Allentown, PA)

With an award-winning ballpark, annually high attendance, a consistent creative marketing prowess and a commitment to our community involvement, the IronPigs are one of the most highly respected teams in Minor League Baseball.  We are now looking for an enthusiastic, service-oriented, creative and highly dedicated professional to create and oversee the development and implementation of the team’s social media efforts on a variety of existing and developing platforms, all while increasing our overall culture of service within our company and brand. 

A visionary and strategic individual who brings a high level of proficiency in social and digital media, media relations and creative design should apply.  The candidate should be able to work seamlessly with a variety of departments in a fast-paced environment and possess excellent and impeccable communication skills in all medium. 

Qualified applicants should be creative, positive and possess a willingness to work non-traditional hours.

TITLE:  Director, Digital Media & Communications

REPORTS TO:  VP, Marketing & Entertainment

REQUIREMENTS:  Minimum of three (3) years of experience in the sports or entertainment industry as a Social Media Manager or comparable position.

SALARY & BENEFITS:  This is a full-time, salaried position with competitive benefits.  The compensation package will be commensurate with experience.

JOB FUNCTIONS INCLUDE:

  • Create and oversee the development, creation and implementation of the team’s social media efforts and overall brand on a variety of existing and developing platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and all other relevant platforms)

  • Create, oversee and update all website content across multiple team sites, create and design e-newsletters

  • Facilitate outgoing marketing efforts across social media platforms
  • Prepare, write and distribute all team press releases and handle media requests.
  • Daily content curation and integrated postings on multiple channels.
  • Oversee social media associate and social media associate program.
  • Develop and maintain the club’s social media hub, PorkCenter.
  • Monetize social media efforts by using the platforms to create additional marketing and revenue opportunities.
  • Develop and maintain database of online users across desired platforms.
  • Tracking and reporting on metrics.
  • Oversee special and unique technology-based projects as appropriate
  • Aid in the creation of team publications, such as game programs, scorecards, media guide, etc.
  • Aid in preparation of day-of-game press kits, stat packets, etc.
  • Assist in overseeing media associate and media associate program.
  • Help maintain daily records and team statistics.
  • Assist in the production of promotional and marketing materials for team use as well as team public relations campaigns

  • Understand industry- and community-specific landscapes & trends. Enact plans accordingly to capitalize.

  • Create, monitor and improve all measurement metrics related to social media. 

  • Prepare and manage budgets related to Social Media and Media Relations

  • Perform and work other initiatives and events as assigned.  Perform other duties as assigned.

ADDITONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Prior experience in social media with a proven track record. 

  • Ability to communicate credibly and effectively through all levels of an organization, and with guests. 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

  • Ability to work with a variety of departments.

  • Excellent team-oriented skills, commitment to company core values.  Must be confident and energetic.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, busy environment while maintaining the proper mental attitude and positive mindset while dealing effectively with staff and guests.

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent.

  • Proficiency in Social Media marketing, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.

  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign.

  • Prior Media Relations experience with a proven track record.


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