Position: Social Media Manager – Video & Instagram Stories
Location: Pittsburgh PA US
We’re looking for a creative and organized Social Content Creator to join our growing team in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As a member of our Multimedia team, you’ll play a key role in scaling our video, multimedia, and micro-content strategy. On a daily basis, you’ll be researching and securing permission for content, editing platform-specific photo and video content, and working with various Social Editors & Strategists to schedule and share content.
The ideal candidate understands consumer attention and is able to create compelling content for the platforms that matter. From editing photo and video content to creating animations and graphics, you must be able to juggle multiple projects at once with an eye for excellent social content.
Find and secure footage for 5-10 videos per day
Edit 4-6 videos per week
Research and secure permission for user-generated content
Work with the social team to grow Instagram Stories and Facebook pages by curating, editing, and optimizing videos for success
Quickly iterate off of successful videos
Reframe various media for different social channels (i.e. adapt Facebook videos for YouTube and vice versa)
Work with the broader team to grow social pages and optimize videos for success
Keep approved footage organized and assist the Senior Editor in organizing daily assignments
You’ll be at the forefront of exploring new social video opportunities, whether it’s new platforms, new channels, new priorities, or new formats
Professional experience producing and editing digital content
Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro
Must be comfortable with most video codecs, formats, and internet video
Extremely knowledgeable about Instagram
Interest in social platforms and data
Must be comfortable working in After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Must have great communication skills and be able to give and receive critical feedback in a small team environment
Must be meticulous, technical, organized, and creative at the same time
Experienced in deadline-driven environment
No formal cover letters, please. Instead, include a few short paragraphs in your application explaining why you’d be a good fit for this particular position
Attach a resume
Link to 3-5 samples of work you’ve created. Note: Please do not include editing reels, short-length films, or commercials. Instead, we’d love to see short-form, platform-specific content you’ve created for Facebook, Instagram Stories, YouTube, etc.
Working at Fitt: Headquartered on Butler Street in Lawrenceville, the Fitt team is a collaborative, creative, ambitious bunch building an all-in-one localized fitness platform. A relaxed yet focused office setting mixes a make-yourself-at-home vibe with an any-means-necessary attitude. Besides awesome co-workers and an amazing mission, you’ll be treated to the finer things in life, like endless snacks, cornhole, and giant Jenga.