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Senior Social Media Manager

Tribe Gaming - Austin, TX 78702 (Central East Austin area)

Posted 1 year ago Apply Now!

Remote (temporarily available, COVID-19)

Tribe Gaming:

Tribe Gaming was founded in 2017 by mobile gaming content creator Patrick “Chief Pat” Carney to drive the growth of mobile media, entertainment and esports. Exclusively representing some of the biggest names in mobile content and most talented players in esports, Tribe’s powerhouse of creators have garnered 20+ million subscribers and 80+ million monthly views on YouTube alone, and Tribe’s esports teams compete in five major mobile titles - having won multiple world championships. Mobile is a rapidly growing segment within gaming and esports, and Tribe believes the “tribes” within it - the competitors, content creators, and fans - are what make mobile special. Tribe Gaming is based in Austin, Texas with contractors located around the world.


Tribe Gaming is looking for a Senior Social Media Manager to drive our high-impact social team! The ideal candidate will have a passion for the Tribe Gaming brand, as well as our mission to drive forward mobile gaming. They’ll be personable, efficient and a high performer in a fast-paced, dynamic, growing company environment and will be responsible for day-to-day social media management and growth of Tribe’s multitude of social accounts.


  • Day-to-day management of Tribe’s social accounts - creating original content, managing posts, and responding to Tribe followers across different platforms
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop social creative and lead thought leadership for the social team around brand campaigns
  • Social media coverage of Tribe teams participating in tournaments globally, including on weekends
  • Develop and embody the Tribe Gaming brand voice for social media posts and stories
  • Reporting on performance across social media channels
  • Maintain an accurate calendar of Tribe’s social media initiatives, to be shared across the company
  • Remain fluent in social media, mobile gaming, esports, memes, and internet culture trends

Required experience, knowledge, and skills:

  • 2+ years experience in a social media, marketing, or creative role
  • Creative firepower - love brainstorming and sharing new ideas for social campaigns
  • In-depth knowledge of social media trends, social and meme culture, and how a clearly defined brand can cut through
  • Familiar with multiple competitive gaming titles, video games, and esports brands
  • Flexible working hours - possible overnight coverage for esports tournaments
  • Familiar with third-party analytics and scheduling platforms
  • Solid understanding of major established and emerging social media platforms (with a particular emphasis on YouTube, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok)
  • Ability to work collaboratively across disciplines
  • Promoting continual creative improvement and actively contributing to a culture of innovation, excellence and accountability
  • Passion for the Tribe brand, mission, and culture

Personal traits:

  • Take initiative in handling projects and anticipating needs
  • High attention to detail
  • Self-starter: thrives on taking ownership of initiatives with limited oversight
  • Outstanding time-management and prioritization skills, with the ability to excel at multiple priorities under short deadlines
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Gaming enthusiast, preferably mobile
  • Meme mastery

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • Other

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19