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Social Media Manager for Athletes


Sep 03, 2019

Rathbone Place


Agent: Shana H.

Job #: 151589

Salary: up to £53k, bonus eligible, A• perks!

Job Description

 Partner Solutions Manager - Athletes

11 months FTC all meals provide, bonuses eligible and the chance to travel to major sporting events across the World!

You will be advising social media best practices for Athletes across EMEA.

Job Title: Partner Solutions Manager - Athletes 
Duties: We are seeking to grow our focus and investment on major sporting events, with a role working closely with the Athletes Strategic Partner Manager to optimize how our Athlete partners leverage the platform and tools available to them with a particular focus on the major Global and Regional sporting events that happen in 2020. This role works directly with Strategic Partner Managers, Data Analysts, Product Managers, Engineers, Operations and other internal partners to ensure an optimal experience for partners on the platform before, during and post-event 

The Partnerships team is the external arm of the company and works with the world’s largest and most exciting organizations across the full suite of Facebook Inc. products. 

Lead the XFN coordination of internal stakeholders for the athlete section of Global and Regional tentpole events in EMEA 

Expertly guide Athletes and their teams in best practice usage of our platforms, recommending appropriate tools and approaches where relevant 

Lead new product onboarding with managed partners; supporting vertical analyst in identification of partners with appropriate market fit, outreach and onboarding process 

Lead day to day operational support for partners and serve as operational lead/ point of contact for tentpole events in all athlete related matters 

Pro-actively track, analyze and communicate quantitative and qualitative metrics with managed partners 

Provide on-the-ground support at tentpole events where relevant 

Drive partner education through outreach and attendance at targeted and scaled educational events 

Support partner engagement framework; leading regular calls with partners and preparing analysis and guidance documentation 

Co-own Athlete goals and strategy with Athlete SPM, supporting further development and adjustment over time 

Skills: Minimum Qualifications: 

BA/BS degree or higher 

5+ years of experience in consulting, or account/project management within the sports industry 

Significant understanding of the sporting landscape; specifically the Athletes and Agency ecosystem 

Experience working with sports social channels, platforms and publishing ecosystem 

Experience using data and analysis to create and support business narratives 

Experience working collaboratively both internally and externally 

Excellent communication and presentation skills 

Experience with multitasking, prioritisation, working on different projects and with different partners simultaneously 

Experience with current FB insight platforms 

Ability to work both independently, and as a core member of a team 

Able to travel at short notice 

Pro-active attitude towards solving problems and finding solutions 

Preferred Qualifications 

Experience working in, or with, an athlete’s team or affiliated agency 

Education: BA/BS degree or higher 
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Client Description:

The Largest Social Media Company in the World.


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