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HOH Social Programmer

Warner Bros. Discovery

New York, NY 04-17-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Welcome to Warner Bros. Discovery… the stuff dreams are made of.

Who We Are…

When we say, ''the stuff dreams are made of,'' we're not just referring to the world of wizards, dragons and superheroes, or even to the wonders of Planet Earth. Behind WBD's vast portfolio of iconic content and beloved brands, are the storytellers bringing our characters to life, the creators bringing them to your living rooms and the dreamers creating what's next…

From brilliant creatives, to technology trailblazers, across the globe, WBD offers career defining opportunities, thoughtfully curated benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. Here you are supported, here you are celebrated, here you can thrive.

Your New Role...

House of Highlights is a key part of the TNT Sports portfolio, representing one of the most influential media brands for the Gen-Z audience. With over 90 Million followers, HoH is the heartbeat of the Gen Z sports fan, who gravitate to the brand because of its authentic voice which remains celebratory, relatable and inclusive.

Everything HoH does -- from the original content we create, to our collaborations with leagues, creators and brands, to the viral clips we curate from across the world -- aligns with these 3 core brand pillars, and it has created a connection with fans that feels more like a close friend than an inaccessible brand or publisher.

House of Highlights is seeking a Social Programmer I who will work to curate content from multiple sources to post on our social accounts, with a primary focus on TikTok, UGC and Pro sports. The Social Programmer will be primarily responsible for surfacing, curating, packaging and distributing various types of social content, including captions, thumbnails and re-edits.

An ideal candidate would be described as someone that is a fast learner, hustles like crazy, has ideas and isn't afraid to share them or push the HoH voice in new exciting directions. The ideal candidate is fluent in all things NBA, sports culture and has demonstrated experience programming on TikTok, including editing and working with creators. Experience operating a successful IG/TKT/YT accounts is huge, in addition to demonstrated success in sports social.

Your Role Accountabilities...
• Contribute to the daily programming of HoH social channels – discover and curate social content that aligns with the House of Highlight brand pillars and engages with the Gen Z audience
• Cover full slates of NBA game schedule, covering multiple games at once to find standout content
• Be a master of finding UGC and new content first
• Work closely with other programmers to check copy and properly distribute content
• Engage from HoH handle across platforms to develop community and engagement
• Think creatively about new opportunities to create more of what we curate – identify emerging formats, creators and packaging tactics that can help HoH grow in differentiated ways
• Review the performance of distribution plans and provide meaningful feedback, both qualitative and quantitative

Qualifications & Experiences...
• Deep understanding of TikTok-native and IG-native content, trends and creators
• A strong understanding of House of Highlights' voice and brand
• Experience with social content discovery and meaningful TikTok platform expertise
• Ability to work nights and weekend hours
• Real passion for basketball culture and social

Championing Inclusion at WBD
Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

If you're a qualified candidate and you require adjustments or accommodations to search for a job opening or apply for a position, please contact us at recruitadmin@wbd.com.

In compliance with local law, we are disclosing the compensation, or a range thereof, for roles in locations where legally required. Actual salaries will vary based on several factors, including but not limited to external market data, internal equity, location, skill set, experience, and/or performance. Base pay is just one component of Warner Bros. Discovery's total compensation package for employees. Pay Range: $45,500.00 - $84,500.00 salary per year. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Warner Bros. Discovery provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, an employee wellness program, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and sick time and vacation.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2mkw5-3-235-20-185-42 in your application.