Overview

Social Video & Multimedia Editor – theScore

theScore’s mission is to create highly-engaging digital products and content that empower the sports fan’s experience. Its flagship mobile app ‘theScore’ is one of the most popular multi-sport news and data apps in North America, serving millions of fans a month. The company also creates innovative digital sports experiences through its web, social and esports platforms.

Typical Work Day at theScore:

  • Create viral sports content that people enjoy sharing, including video, infographics, memes, and animations.
  • Editing content for theScore’s various social platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Managing and producing real time reactions to breaking sports news and coverage of sporting events.
  • Consult with social team on developing trending pieces of content throughout the day.
  • Maintaining a social media presence that elevates theScore’s brand through Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Working efficiently to meet very tight deadlines (newsroom environment).
  • Keeping up with latest trends in storytelling, video production, social media and sports.
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements:

  • 1+ year(s) experience with Non-Linear Editing Software (After Effects, Premiere and/or Final Cut Pro).
  • 1+ year(s) experience with Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Experience writing marketable article teaser/descriptions.
  • Knowledge of design principles: including color, layout, and hierarchy.
  • Great knowledge of operating MAC computers.
  • Proficient knowledge of sports.
  • A genuine love for pop culture in sports.
  • A general knowledge of all social media platforms, specifically Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Advanced writing skills with superior vocabulary; ability to express yourself, excellent grammar, and attention to detail.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and passport.
  • Must be able to work shift schedules; nights and weekends required as well.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary with Employee Share Purchase Plan.
  • Comprehensive Benefits package.
  • Fun, relaxed work environment.
  • Education and conference reimbursements.
  • Located downtown Toronto; easily accessible by public transit.
  • A/V club, Friday presentations, book library, and more.
  • Snacks and drinks provided.
  • Awesome patio with BBQ.
  • Parental leave top up.
  • Opportunity for career progression and mentoring others.
  • Games room (bring your A game for our FIFA 19, arcade, ping pong and foosball tournaments!)

We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be made upon request.

Please apply here