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.

Associate Manager, Client Strategy

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: 
B/R is looking for a smart, creative, detail-oriented sports enthusiast to join our Client Strategy team as an Associate Manager. This individual will 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.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Lead and oversee the RFP ideation process through submission and execution, developing creative solutions in the B/R voice that solve advertiser goals 
  • Work closely and meeting regularly with 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 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
  • Participate in 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
  • Aid in the creation of big ticket media packages for our tentpole events throughout the year
  • Support all elements of the campaign fulfillment process by facilitating all pre-launch, launch, and in flight campaign responsibilities for sponsored and branded content programs.
  • Aid in the creation of all wrap up materials to effectively tell a successful performance story for all campaigns
Requirements: 
  • At least 3-4 years experience, previous experience in integrated marketing / client strategy
  • Strong presentation skills 
  • Experience building and executing digital and social sponsorships
  • Creative thinker with the ability to present opportunities visually in Keynote
  • Strong project management skills (detail-oriented); ability to move multiple proactive initiatives forward, and manage several reactive deliverable responsibilities simultaneously
  • Ability to own a project independently start-to- finish and to communicate thoroughly throughout scope of project
  • 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.

Creative Director, Creative Services

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 a Creative Director for our Creative Services & Marketing team who will work cross-functionally to manage the creation and execution of 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. The Creative Director of the Creative Services team will sets and lead overall vision for the Creative Services group and be responsible for career development of managers and other team members.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Brings a holistic point-of-view to unite and utilize design across the company
  • Sets group creative direction and provides clear constructive feedback
  • Sets team priorities balancing day-to-day work with big picture strategies
  • Empowers managers and guides team to develop best practices and processes
  • Strives for continual improvement to maintain the highest quality of work
  • Proactively seeks new opportunities to use to design to solve company problems
  • Helps define goals at both the individual and team level
  • Provides support and pathways to nurture and grow talent
  • Shapes both team and company culture through a thoughtful design approach
  • Oversees project and department budgets
  • Shapes and establishes process and communication, promoting transparency and collaboration to accommodate for departmental & company growth
  • Champions exceptional design across B/R and outside the company 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong design portfolio of live, digital-based work
  • 12+ years of experience (2+ in a creative leadership role)
  • Bachelor's degree in Design or related field preferred
  • Demonstrates a user-centered approach to design with a mind for process
  • Bold leadership skills, confident in team building, mentoring and guiding talent
  • Experience working with content, preferably in a media organization
  • Experience attracting and hiring design talent
  • Excels juggling a wide range of responsibilities at the same time
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent presentation skills, with a natural ability to clearly articulate ideas
  • Deep understanding of digital landscape, social platforms, and technology trends
  • In tune with contemporary design, internet and youth culture trends
  • A knowledge and love of sports and sports culture 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.

Manager, House of Highlights Client Strategy

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 currently seeking an Integrated Strategist to join our New York-based House of Highlights team. The Integrated Strategist is a key member of the B/R Media Sales & Marketing team and will be highly motivated to develop and maintain innovative, quality advertiser programs that generate revenue. The primary role of the Integrated Strategist is to develop, communicate, and execute marketing strategies and support sold campaigns from inception to execution.  As part of the Integrated Strategy team, this person will also collaborate with various departments (sales, experiences, branded content, editorial, operations) to deliver best-in-market integrated programs. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Ideation and strategic proposal writing: Develop high impact content marketing campaigns for advertisers across digital, mobile, social, influencer and event/experiential platforms. Execute and maintain sold media programs, including but not limited to client communication, project management, and digital optimization
  • Project management includes managing all timelines, budgets, client expectations/KPIs (in partnership with sales), engaging and overseeing tactics across multiple departments and outside vendors, etc.
  • Act as an expert and resource for House of Highlights, including development of sales opportunities, industry partnerships, trends, etc.
  • Develop and communicate learnings and ideas to sales and marketing teams.
  • Support and develop signature programs as assigned, including developing and executing revenue-driving sponsorships to support them.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum 6 years+ of integrated marketing experience at a media brand, relevant digital experience a must
  • Self-starter who sets priorities, takes on new projects and drives deliverables to execution with full accountability
  • Strong marketing/proposal writing skills, including clear and concise oral and written communication and ability to strategically develop ideas
  • Strong knowledge of current digital, social, and mobile advertising platforms and ability to implement into everyday work
  • Ability to execute and manage multi-platform marketing programs on behalf of advertisers
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and prioritize workload in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and co-exist within a team
  • Hands-on experience with digital platforms and web technologies preferred
  • Working knowledge of Keynote and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Bachelors’ degree

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.