Careers: Content

Why join Content?

Bleacher Report’s content division focuses on editorial, programming and social media. All of our teams work together to deliver consistent, high-quality content experiences that provide our users with the best sports coverage no matter where you are.

Our editorial team works closely with other content departments to ensure the quality of all content across Bleacher Report’s platforms. B/R’s programming team is responsible for placing all of our content in the right places. Our social media team creates and distributes some of the most viral sports content on the web.

For more information on positions, check out our current opportunities below.

Community Strategist

Bleacher Report is the #1 sports media brand that defines sports culture by capturing and creating the moments that matter with a mission to make it as easy as possible to be a sports fan.. Our love of sports goes way beyond stats and standings, fueling top engagement across all social channels and through our own industry-leading B/R app.  This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘Worlds Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.  Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

About the Role:

The Community Strategist will be tasked with building foundational materials to support thriving two-way communities; connecting millions of passionate sports fans around the teams and topics they crave. The Community Strategist will set best practices for content and communications to operationalize, support and grow communities driven by remote moderators. In addition, the Community Strategist will partner with Content Programming and Product to influence roadmaps focused on driving fan engagement and connections. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop core communication strategies to foster and scale tight-knit communities.

  • Set moderation and community guidelines.

  • Support remote moderators with initial on-boarding policies & ongoing support of tools and community related needs.

  • Build close relationships between Bleacher Report and power users of app.

  • Work with analytics to monitor channel engagements and optimize for Community performance.

  • Plan and schedule Community activations, both during live events and out of event windows.

  • Conduct feedback initiatives on issues significantly impacting user experience. 

Requirements:

  • 4+ years working in community management or moderation.

  • Deep understanding of current and emerging social trends.

  • Ability to combine strategic thinking and execution.

  • Possess skills to make actionable recommendations based on direct user feedback.

  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills.

  • Hyper-organized individual with 'self-start' mentality.

  • Sports fanatic with strong understanding of all major sports

  • Keen awareness of Bleacher Report's voice - know how B/R reacts on multiple platforms when breaking news hits.

  • College degree in applicable field preferred (Communications, Journalism, User Research, Marketing, etc.).

  • Candidate must be based in, or willing to relocate to San Francisco.


Bleacher Report is a division of WarnerMedia, LLC.  Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.


Social Programmer II

ABOUT US

House of Highlights is a key part of the Bleacher Report portfolio, representing one of the most influential media brands for the Gen-Z audience. HoH is the heartbeat of the Gen Z sports fan who gravitates to the brand because of its authentic voice which remains celebratory, relatable and inclusive. Everything HoH does -- from the original content we create, to our collaborations with influencers and brands, to the viral clips we curate from across the world -- aligns with these 3 core brand pillars, and it has created a connection with fans that feels more like a close friend than an inaccessible company or publisher.

House of Highlights’ Social Programming Team is responsible for curating, sourcing, evaluating, captioning and posting all content that appears on House of Highlights’ social handles. They are the ultimate decision-makers about what gets posted and when, and what type of content performs well. They are the experts on House of Highlights’ voice and audience. This group assists in ideation for original content, and plays a part in the sales process by helping vet creative ideas and execute sold campaigns. They provide guidance on content/programming plans around tentpole events (i.e., NBA Allstar, Back to School) and are responsible for social community management and engagement (DMs, comments section, etc.) 

ABOUT THE JOB

House of Highlights is seeking a social programmer who will work to curate content from multiple sources to post on our social accounts, with a specific focus on Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and potential new platforms. The Social Programmer will primarily be responsible for surfacing, curating, packaging and distributing various types of social content, including captions.

The role will be required to cover live NBA games events throughout the season and will contribute to creation of programming plans. An ideal candidate would be described as someone that is a fast learner, hustles like crazy, has ideas and isn’t afraid to share them or push the HoH voice in new exciting directions. Experience operating a successful IG, YT, TikTok or Twitter account is huge. 

Major duties and responsibilities

  • Discover and curate social content that aligns with the House of Highlight brand pillars and engages with the Gen Z audience

  • Work closely with other programmers to check copy and properly distribute content

  • Collaborate with fellow BR programming groups to align on voice, ensure differentiation and share learnings 

  • Review the performance of distribution plans and provide meaningful feedback, both qualitative and quantitative

Requirements

  • A strong understanding of House of Highlights’ voice and brand 

  • Experience working with social media platforms, specifically Instagram

Bleacher Report is a division of WarnerMedia, LLC.  Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.