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Jan 29 / Carissa Bell

Social Media & Digital Content Creator – Freelance

Social Media & Digital Content Creator

Southfield, Michigan


This freelance position will create content, provide game coverage and help manage social media strategies and campaigns that engage and excite fans and support our business objectives.


  • Provide game coverage across social media platforms for assigned games.
  • Attend and actively contribute to brainstorming sessions.
  • Coordinate with the Manager of Social Media & Communications to shape content and copy for digital and social platforms (, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube).
  • Organize and evaluate content for assigned games.
  • Meaningfully collaborate with the brand partnerships.
  • Be ready and willing to pitch in on content activations for special events coverage, fan events and marketing campaigns.
  • Staying up to date with emerging platforms.



  • Approximately 15 hours per week.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, including social media copy writing and proofreading.
  • Possesses a deep knowledge of Detroit Sports.
  • Bachelor’s degree and 1+ year professional social media experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Proficiency with social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, etc.
  • Experience with online marketing, social media analytics tools and back-end systems.
  • Ability to work as part of a high-functioning team in a fast-paced creative environment.
  • Detail-oriented and ability to be organized while multi-tasking.
  • Proficiency with technology platforms and graphic design software packages (Photoshop, Illustrator) required.



Please send resumes