Careers: Marketing

Why join Marketing?

Bleacher Report’s Marketing Team creates distinct online, on-air, and experimental branded opportunities for both Bleacher Report and Turner properties from pitch to execution.

Our PR department works closely with Turner properties and drives communications strategy and executes day-to-day PR initiatives for Bleacher Report and Team Stream.

Associate Designer, Creative Services & Marketing

ABOUT US: 

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the 3rd most innovative media company in the world 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: 

Bleacher Report is hiring an Associate Designer for our Creative Services & Marketing team who will work cross-functionally to create and execute design-centric needs for various business units. This role will field requests from the sales, experiential, e-comm and marketing teams to deliver consistent visual branding/identity across programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates taste and understanding in layout, typography and visual hierarchy
  • Executes consistent designs aligned with existing style guides and process
  • Participates in all aspects of design phase from sketches, through final executions 
  • Shares work early and often and seeks out constructive feedback from others
  • Cares deeply about the quality of their work with a desire for improvement
  • Practices effective communication techniques
  • Able to meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment
  • Interested & motivated to learn and grow

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong design portfolio highlighting layout and typography
  • 1-3 years professional experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design or related field preferred
  • Understanding of designing across platforms
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch
  • Understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Awareness of 3rd party integrations and APIs
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective presentation skills with the ability to clearly articulate ideas
  • Working knowledge of the digital landscape in media, design and technology
  • Understanding of contemporary design, internet and youth culture trends
  • A knowledge and love of sports and sports culture a plus

ADDITIONAL:

  • Motion graphics skills a plus
  • Video editing skills a plus
  • Prototyping skills a plus
  • HTML + CSS skills a plus

 

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Communications Intern

Communication Summer Internship


About Us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the 3rd most innovative media company in the world 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:

As a part of the B/R communications team, you will have a hand in all corporate efforts such as executive & organizational communications; brand reputation and narrative; traditional, digital and social storytelling; event partnerships and sponsorships; messaging across all external owned, digital and social media platforms; media relations; and the overall coordinated communications strategy.


Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day activities to include: lead media monitoring/clippings, reporting/metrics and distribution; event research and editorial calendar development; media/press list management; strategic coordination with brand teams; creation and management of corporate/executive award submissions; project management activities including run of shows, connecting with internal partners on asset development, and event material needs.  

  • Assist with executive communications efforts including writing/updating leadership bios, coordinating executive photography with internal studios team, researching thought leadership prospects such as event/speaking engagements or profile opportunities, and researching & writing briefing documents. 

  • Support staff meetings, events and engagements (lunch & learns, global leadership and/or external press/partner meetings, and other various team initiatives). 

  • Will include daily administrative support including calendar management, meeting/call coordination and expense reports. 

Requirements:

  • Degree in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing or a related field 

  • Attention to detail and a passion for learning

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Strong initiative and solid ability to build relationships both internally and externally

  • Project-management experience

  • Entrepreneurial

  • Loves sports 

Internship dates are from June 3 – August 9, 2019. This is a paid internship and all interns are expected to work 40 hours per week. Prospective interns must be current college students (graduate or undergraduate) or recently graduated (within the last 6 months of the program start date). 


Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Senior Manager, Integrated Strategy

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports – creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans.  Our vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where we consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through the Bleacher Report mobile app, the top-rated smartphone and tablet app for millennial sports fans. 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:

B/R is looking for a smart, creative, detail-oriented sports enthusiast to join our Client Strategy team as a Senior Manager. This individual will oversee a team of 2 - 3 and be responsible for building custom solutions and overseeing campaigns across the sales cycle, with a specific focus on pre and post sales support, creation of sales materials and proactive sales content planning. The cross functional role interfaces with a variety of internal teams to develop and execute innovative, highly effective solutions that solve complex client goals.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and oversee the RFP ideation process through submission and execution, developing creative solutions in the B/R voice that solve advertiser goals 
  • Act as the senior member on the larger client strategy team – overseeing, managing, and developing a team of strategists
  • Work closely and meet regularly with assigned Account Executives and Planners for communication and updates on existing and potential partners
  • Clearly communicate advertiser goals, share insights and initiate brainstorm meetings with the content strategy team to develop custom programs that solve for client goals
  • Work closely with the data / analytics team to garner relevant client and industry insights
  • Build proposals and aid in client presentations
  • Run post-sales kick off meetings, communicating all necessary information to ensure programs run smoothly and remain on strategy
  • Effectively communicate and represent B/R’s voice and strategy internally and externally
  • Create proactive big ticket media packages for major sports tentpole events throughout the year
  • Oversee all elements of the campaign fulfillment process by facilitating all pre-launch, launch, and in flight campaign responsibilities for sponsored and branded content programs.
  • Create wrap up materials to effectively tell a successful performance story for all campaigns

Requirements: 

  • 6+ years experience, previous experience in integrated marketing / client strategy
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Experience building and executing digital and social sponsorships
  • Creative thinker with the ability to present opportunities visually in Keynote
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong project management skills (detail-oriented); ability to move multiple proactive initiatives forward, and manage several reactive deliverable responsibilities simultaneously
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to be personable yet persistent
  • College degree required

Bleacher Report is a division of Turner. Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.