Full Time Job

Social Media Manager


Santa Monica, CA 01-19-2023
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Your Platform

Activision Blizzard plays a centralized role in the creation of epic entertainment by supporting our interactive gaming brands and studios with a diverse range of career opportunities across corporate functions such as Marketing, Communications, Legal, Human Resources, Finance and Supply Chain. Located in our global headquarters in Santa Monica, we encompass equal parts agility, creativity and rigor to enhance the employee and player experience. To learn more, check us out at or on Twitter at @ATVI_AB.

Your Mission

Activision Blizzard is looking for an expert Social Media Manager to join its newly established Community team. This role will play a significant part in helping to unite the company's 400+ million players and improving its reputation through growing the reach of the Activision Blizzard social media channels.

The ideal candidate will have experience developing stand-out social media content, engaging with communities to build their love for all-things Activision Blizzard, and leading campaigns from start to finish. This includes leading social calendars, writing on-brand copy, crafting briefs, editing video + image content, working with collaborators, supervising critical metrics, and developing insights for future initiatives.

The Social Media Manager should be a creative storyteller who is outcome-oriented and has a record of incredible work. They are dedicated to social media and know their way around a range of publishing and analytics tools. A strong history of community-first content, with the drive and know-how to take trends and events and implement them quickly to grow the channels.

What you'll do:
• Develop and implement innovative ways to building a social media community. Daily community management and ideas to boost conversations.
• Handle our social media accounts and social content calendars across various platforms including but not limited to, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube.
• Build captions and copy across social media channels (including text overlay for videos) while maintaining brand voice
• Collaborate: Find strategic opportunities to promote and develop content in partnership with the company's franchise community teams. Work x-functionally to build and complete results-driven campaigns.
• Build: Develop creative briefs for social assets and manage relationships with creative partners; shoot and edit when needed and craft + post regular IG stories
• Analyze and report on content performance to advise internal collaborators, use real-time findings to adjust & optimize social plans as needed.
• Support issues management by assisting with social media monitoring and delivering periodic reports when needed.
• Continuously keep a pulse on social, game and cultural trends to implement for content and optimize our channels

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• 6+ years of client-side social media marketing experience and a sixth sense for trend-setting social content.
• Highly organized and meticulous attention to detail with an ongoing dedication to achieving high quality results
• Shown experience building social communities and running engagement campaigns. A deep desire to build engaged communities that believe in Activision Blizzard's mission.
• Passion for gaming and a love & knowledge for Activision Blizzard's games.
• Expertise in working with social media publishing and analytics tools; familiarity with Sprinklr, Adobe Analytics, and Google Analytics are a plus.

Subject to eligibility requirements, the Company offers comprehensive benefits including:
• Medical, dental, vision, health savings account or health reimbursement account, healthcare spending accounts, dependent care spending accounts, life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance;
• 401(k) with Company match, tuition reimbursement, charitable donation matching;
• Paid holidays and vacation, paid sick time, floating holidays, compassion and bereavement leaves, parental leave;
• Mental health & wellbeing programs, fitness programs, free and discounted games, and a variety of other voluntary benefit programs like supplemental life & disability, legal service, ID protection, rental insurance, and others;
• If the Company requires that you move geographic locations for the job, then you may also be eligible for relocation assistance.

Eligibility to participate in these benefits may vary for part time and temporary full-time employees and interns with the Company. You can learn more by visiting

In the US, the standard base pay range for this role is $87,480.00 - $161,910.00 Annual. This base pay range is for the US and is not applicable to locations outside of the US Actual amounts will vary depending on experience, performance and location. In addition to a competitive base pay, employees in this role may be eligible for incentive compensation. Incentive compensation is not guaranteed.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-roz3zp-44-213-63-130-42 in your application.

Salary Details

Salary Range: $87,480 to $161,910 Per Year ($ USD)

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.