NBC Universal Social Media Manager, CNBC.com in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Job Number 34154BR

Job Title Social Media Manager, CNBC.com

Business Segment CNBC

Sub-Business CNBC Digital

Posting Category Digital Media

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About CNBC:

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New Jersey

City Englewood Cliffs

Responsibilities

CNBC is seeking a creative Social Media Manager to set and execute our social strategies for CNBC Digital. Reporting directly to the Managing Editor of Audience Growth, the Social Media Manager will supervise our social media team to increase our footprint across all platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat and Twitter, as well as emerging platforms. This key role is for a news junkie with a strong knowledge of social media and proven experience using data to inform and drive growth strategies.

Responsibilities of the Social Media Manager may include, but are not limited to:

• Develop and execute social strategy across our social channels

• Manage and monitor social media platforms for CNBC Digital, including CNBC.com and Make It, CNBC’s sister site

• Oversight of daily posting and engagement across social channels

• Create highly shareable multi-media stories to grow audience engagement

• Contribute edit ideas to content verticals and special reports

• Develop, enhance and maintain relationships with editorial talent

• Build and enhance key internal and external social media contacts (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat)

• Maintain and develop social partnerships with other media organizations.

Qualifications/Requirements

• Minimum of 3 years working in social media at a news operation or an agency with a focus on news and storytelling

• Strong news judgment and a good sense of the trending topics that will resonate with our audience and showcase the CNBC.com and Make It brands

• Demonstrable expertise in setting vision and strategy and motivating teams to achieve results

• Excellent writing, editing, & organizational abilities

Desired Characteristics

• Experience managing or working on a site that achieved significant growth on social media channels

• Ability to navigate a matrixed structure and work collaboratively with peers across the organization

• Desire to work in a creative, demanding, competitive environment

• Strong collaboration skills

• Passionate about leading people

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