SBS is one of the most unique media organisations in the world today. A media network for all Australians, we have a strong mandate to support, celebrate and appreciate the diversity of Australia’s multicultural society.
As the world's most linguistically diverse public broadcaster, SBS is focused on evolving its multilingual offering to ensure that it meets the changing consumption needs of multicultural communities. We are investing in our digital future, and as part of this, we are seeking a skilled Social Media Lead to contribute to the success of digital and social platforms in SBS’ Audio and Language Content division (SBS Radio).
About the role
The Social Media Lead is a key influencer role in the Audio & Language Content division (ALC). With more than one-fifth of Australians speaking a language other than English at home, SBS Radio is an essential service providing news and information in over 60 languages. The division has made a significant shift towards digital platforms in recent years, and this role is part of a small team of subject matter experts guiding this.
The Social Media Lead manages the governance of all social media accounts and communicates social content best practice to the division. The role oversees paid social campaigns, facilitates the rollout of new technology and social tools, and works with teams to aid better understanding social analytics and how social contributes to content strategy.
The role reports to the ALC Digital Strategy & Engagement Manager and supports SBS Radio program teams on social-led content projects.
To be successful you’ll have a track record in managing multiple social profiles to grow audiences, with a deep understanding of social marketing and social content best practice.
You will be someone who shares our curiosity about the world and sees value in diversity and building social cohesion in Australia. Additionally, to be successful you will have;
At SBS, we embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We want your vibrancy, language, culture, experiences, and abilities to brighten our halls, light up our screens and strengthen our team.
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