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Limited Term Digital Media Coordinator

McLean, Virginia, United States
Requisition ID: 1672

THE JOB

The Limited Term Digital Media Coordinator will work in our Strategic Initiatives Division, as we shape the future of talent driven media. This is a great opportunity for a passionate, creative and intrinsically driven person seeking to work at the cutting edge of sports media and marketing. You will assist our team with the development of a variety of exciting digital media properties. Responsibilities include the organization of media assets, partnership fulfilment, media reporting and creation of original marketing tools for existing clients.

The position is a paid, full-time, limited term position (30 to 40 hours per week for fourteen weeks), based in our McLean or Richmond, VA office. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, you will work remotely for the foreseeable future.

Who we’re looking for:

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills; ability to interact with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Understanding of the sports media business and the content landscape
  • A digital native and an avid social media user, you also have a desire to teach the team and share your findings
  • Experience with social media marketing and data analysis and measurement across all major and emerging platforms (FB/IG, Twitter, YouTube, Snap, Tik Tok, Shopify, Weibo, WeChat, Google Analytics, etc.)
  • Knowledge of digital media and advertising
  • Basic knowledge of KPIs and how to measure outcomes to demonstrate an ROI
  • A positive attitude, ability to balance competing priorities, fast deadlines and high standards in all that you do
  • A desire to work cross functionally, both internally and externally with many team members
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever it takes to help your team succeed
  • Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint as well as Keynote, Google Docs etc.
  • Ability to work with a team and independently
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications and market research tools
  • Creative/digital/web design experience is a plus
  • Proficiency in WordPress and Photoshop is a plus

The Work You’ll Do:

  • Assist with market planning, development and distribution of client media and marketing initiatives
  • Support the efficient and effective implementation of marketing programs with a solutions based approach.
  • Think strategically, with a constant awareness of the trending subject matter across social media platforms
  • Connect the dots across all aspects of our client’s businesses, from concept to execution
  • Research potential business and partnership opportunities for clients
  • Create marketing, media, planning and research presentations
  • Compile analytics and develop reports including facilitating/creating tracking processes for reporting and analytics, insights gathering, providing regular performance updates and feedback to key internal and external stakeholders
  • Support other business and administrative efforts of the division

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume on-line at www.octagon.com in the “Careers” section.

Octagon is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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