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Paid Social Media Manager, New York, New York

CategoryMarketing and Promotions;Disney Streaming Services
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CityNew York
Job Summary:

At Disney, we're storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Disney Streaming Services is a leading technology services and video streaming company owned by The Walt Disney Company, MLB Advanced Media and the National Hockey League. Disney Streaming Services is passionate about the high-quality experiences and monetization results we deliver for our customers, their audiences and our fans. By driving technological innovations, Disney Streaming Services aspires to become the leading distributor of direct-to-consumer live entertainment and the premier provider of video streaming solutions globally.

The Customer Acquisition team is tasked with driving new subscriber growth to Disney Streaming Services. The team is responsible for the planning, execution and optimization of user acquisition and performance marketing campaigns. The ideal candidate has a passion for the digital media landscape and understands the intricacies and unique attributes of every step in the marketing funnel. The successful candidate will bring a highly analytical, creative, and flexible growth mindset to the role, which will be critical to delivering breakthrough thinking for this channel.


  • Brainstorm and research targeting and copy ideas for specific campaigns, including new betas and opportunities with our partners
  • Assist with training associates & coordinators on the team and oversee their career development
  • Manages a team of professional level employees
  • Develop, document, and implement Paid Social media best practices within accounts
  • Constantly learns about social trends, able to identify untapped opportunities for brands within social and digital platforms, and eager to educate agency and client teammates about them
  • Able to connect social smarts to other aspects of digital strategy, e.g. website development, e-Commerce, mobile, etc.
  • Able to own, develop, and present strategic social plans and frameworks with minimal oversight
  • Confident presenter and storyteller who can effectively convey POVs and strategies to internal teams and external stakeholders
  • Develops and fosters strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Conducts social competitive audits with support from Jr. Strategist
  • Strong organizational skills - effectively manages multiple projects simultaneously

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years paid social advertising experience
  • 3+ years of people management experience
  • Social Media Connoisseur! Curious and passionate about finding new solutions to new and emerging communication and marketing solutions in digital (i.e. the emergence of performance marketing, user experience design in digital, et cetera)
  • A strong communicator with a can-do, positive attitude and a strong desire to get things done
  • Excellent verbal and written skills; uncommon organizational skills, multi-tasking capabilities, and attention to detail
  • Global experience preferred
  • Must have experience with direct response campaigns
  • Strong strategic and analytical skills, with the ability to leverage insights to draw sound conclusions and recommendations
  • Mastery of social platforms (Facebook Blueprint, Twitter Flight School, etc.)
  • Experience with 3rd party campaign management platforms (i.e. Sprinklr, Nanigan's, etc.)
  • Experience managing multiple direct reports and developing talent for the next level
  • Ability to strategically assess new opportunities and make data driven decisions resulting in tangible improvements in performance
  • Flexibility & ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Sense of humor and desire to have fun!
  • Prior experience using excel for data management and/or budgeting a plus.
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment
  • Most importantly, eager to learn, adaptable, and have a strong interest in the entertainment industry

Required Education

Bachelor of Arts

About Disney Streaming Services:

Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company's direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ premium sports streaming service; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and BAMTECH Media, a global leader in direct-to-consumer video streaming products and solutions. Our core mission is to deliver global audiences the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location. We serve consumers by bringing the world's most beloved characters, timeless stories, legendary athletes, and epic sporting events to global audiences through best-in-class direct-to-consumer video services. We strive daily to imaginatively challenge convention with innovative technology that gives consumers the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Services LLC , which is part of a business segment we call Disney Streaming Services .

Disney Streaming Services LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.
EmployerDisney Streaming Services

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