Temporary Job

Social Programmer, NBA

Warner Bros. Discovery

Atlanta, GA 06-14-2024
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Social Programmer I, NBA (Temporary)

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

WBD Sports & Bleacher Report are seeking a Social Programmer to assist with the daily social programming & curation of the @NBAonTNT & @NBATV social media handles.

Your Role Accountabilities
• Maintain the voice for @NBAonTNT & @NBA TV by immersing yourself into the sports community.
• Develop content strategies with a focus on creating unique, shareable content across multiple platforms
• Daily community management through content creation, build out social content calendars
• Create original posts and engage with the audience
• Liaise with Production, Creative, Multimedia, Programming to implement social plans
• Work within Bleacher Report Programming to develop daily storylines that drive our narrative and create engagement
• Work with production to cover game and events via social media, including pushing content to our accounts and helping bring social content to life on-air
• Monitor social web, sports news sites, blogs, athlete pages for relevant and useful content
*Something to note* Tournaments, matches and shows typically take place on the weekends and well into the early morning hours. You need to be comfortable with spending nights and weekends plugged in with the Turner Sports social team covering events. Don't worry, though, work/life balance is incredibly important to us and we're incredibly flexible when it comes to schedules.

Qualifications & Experiences
• You have a passion for sports especially basketball and a strong knowledge of all things sports
• You're a strong writer and creative at heart, who has a clear understanding of social design principles
• You have flawless spelling and grammar with an eye always towards even the smallest details
• You love keeping up with current trends and pop culture
• You have experience with social media management & have an active presence on social media platforms (X, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, Facebook, etc.)
• Adobe Premiere and Photoshop experience is a major plus.
• You have amazing communication and presentation skills and are able to sell an idea to both management and colleagues
• You're a bonafide wordsmith and you take pride in being able to tell a story in 140 characters.
• You're an energetic self-starter with an innate curiosity and entrepreneurial spirit
• You're a self-starter and strong teammate who works collaboratively and responsibly with fellow passionate sports fans.
• You're used to working under pressure, nailing tight deadlines and taking creative risk when the time is right.
• You're not afraid to 'try something different' as you plan out your data driven content strategy
• You're someone who looks for new ideas and solutions, anticipates issues and follows up to keep projects moving across multiple teams
• You've received accolades for how exceptional your project management, organizational and multi-tasking skills are
• 0-2 years of professional experience

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

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: $35,360 - $59,488.00 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-gq095x-3-92-91-54-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $35,360 to $59,488 Per Year ($ USD)