Content Creator, Social
theScore Inc.
Toronto, ON
Score Media & Gaming Inc. (“theScore”) empowers millions of sports fans through its digital media and sports betting products. Its media app ‘theScore’ is one of the most popular in North America, delivering fans highly personalized live scores, news, stats, and betting information from their favorite teams, leagues, and players. theScore’s mobile sports betting app ‘theScore Bet’ delivers an immersive and holistic mobile sports betting experience. Natively built for iOS and Android devices, theScore Bet is deeply integrated with theScore’s media app and is currently available to residents of New Jersey. Publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange (SCR), theScore also creates and distributes innovative digital content through its web, social and esports platforms.

We’re looking for a social media obsessive with trivia-level basketball and football knowledge to fill an exciting full-time position at theScore. Working hand-in-hand with both content and marketing departments, the ideal candidate will help ideate, create, produce, manage and deliver captivating stories to our vast and dedicated app and social audience. To succeed in this role, you’ll need to be creative, thoughtful, always up to speed on the latest on- and off-field trends and very comfortable in front of a camera or microphone - including live!

Typical Work Day at theScore:
Write, produce and host content for both media in-office and at live events, across theScore’s multiple social channels.
Identify and curate syndicated content for social media platforms.
Identify influencers for collaboration opportunities.
Source, vet and execute content opportunities with celebrities and athletes.
Archive and organize our original produced content.
Help produce for theScore sports features and social content.
Pitch and contribute ideas and concepts.
Collaborate with team members to ensure the production of high quality work.
Assist in other relevant tasks related to video productions and/or distribution channels.
Other duties as required.

Requirements:
Proven experience as a content creator and/or writer.
Comfortable on-camera; familiarity with video production a plus.
Experience writing for broadcast and/or developing multimedia concepts.
A sports and sports media junkie, especially regarding the NBA and NFL.
An authority on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and additional social media platforms, including: content, data, analytics, trends and latest developments.
Ability to work under tight deadlines and fast-paced environments.
Able to work productively both individually and with team members.
Potentially working at different locations, so accessibility is essential; a valid driver’s license is a plus.
Proven self-starter who excels in a collaborative environment.
Available to work weekends and evenings when required.

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.
Snacks and drinks provided.
Awesome patio with BBQ.
Top of the line office hardware.
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.