Social Media Content Producer in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

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Job Description

Social Media Content Producer -- Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

Spin Master is looking for an out-of-the-box social media content creator who enjoys playing with toys, keeps up-to-date with the latest trends in pop culture and loves to create fun, exciting content that sparks engagement and conversion on social media. If you find yourself constantly app-surfing Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, SnapChat blogging or reading up on the latest social trends, this could be your dream job!

What we can expect from you:

  • Play with toys, have fun and be part of a team that creates exciting social media content for use on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, SnapChat and other social channels on a shoestring budget. So you have to get creative!
  • Seek out and explore developments in the social media landscape on new ways to communicate with our audience
  • Advance the conversion from mentions and comments and spur conversions and engagement around our live events, highlights and other social content
  • Highlight popular trends, themes and ideas that can be turned into creative content for use on our social channels
  • Act as a creative resource for the social team when brainstorming ideas and campaign themes
  • Assist in the planning, creation and execution of engaging social media contests, giveaways etc.
  • Other tasks as assigned by the Digital Content Leads

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • A creative eye for smart, unique content that comes from our social channels and our fans
  • Willingness to work irregular hours as dictated by business requirements
  • You like to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in social media and pop culture
  • You enjoy following celebrities, trendsetters and influencers on your personal social channels. 

You should apply if you have the following:

  • You have an Art or Communications Degree, or equivalent and relevant experience
  • 2-3 years advertising/marketing experience in a new product-oriented industry or an agency, preferably working with toy, entertainment, fashion, or other pop culture product industries. 
  • Expert knowledge of various social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat, and other emerging platforms
  • You love drawing, painting, DIY projects and being creative
  • Strong writing, creative and editing skills, including headline writing, tease writing and copy editing
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and video editing software 

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.