Associate Community Manager

 

9GAG is looking for the best - someone who's ambitious, smart, effective, creative and self-directed with a great sense of humor to join the Community Team.

Your primary focus will be content curation and development of partnership programs on the 9GAG platforms (including 9gag.com, our FB, IG and TW pages ). Candidates must have a natural obsession about social media, millennial communities and pop cultures around the world and an almost freakish understanding of how young people are using technology to support their interests. In short, a keen and curious mind to learn new skills and explore the unknown.
 

Responsibilities

  • Editorial operations: Monitor and curate new items that engage the millennial community of 9GAG ; Edit copy and break stories; Assist in day-to-day projects relating to teen community members; Be a tireless watchdog for quality, accuracy and timeline.

  • Partnership development: To reach out to social creators and publishers; Help develop ideas for collaboration with partners; Assist in liaison and negotiation with potential partners; Follow-up on partnership activities

  • Strategy planning: Identify and surface trends, events, and people within 9GAG teen communities; To assist team lead on content planning and oversee execution of content strategies around company's vision; Monitor and analyze content performance, traffic patterns and trends to identify actionable insights.

  • Communication: Serve as liaison to other functional teams, e.g. Product, Engineering, Sales, etc.

Requirements

  • Obsess with the millennials communities on 9GAG, across the internet and social media

  • Good judgment as to what engages the millennials in digital and social media

  • Good English writing skills and excellent use of social media

  • Strong research and analytical skills

  • Comfortable in a deadline-sensitive, fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Open minded and die-hard positive

  • Hard working