Social Media Coordinator

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally-focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer Prize-winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.

Our current portfolio of media assets includes The USA TODAY NETWORK, which includes USA TODAY, and local media organizations in 43 states in the United States, and Newsquest, a wholly-owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom. We also own digital marketing services companies under the brand LocaliQ, which provide a cloud-based platform of products to enable small and medium-sized businesses to accomplish their marketing goals. In addition, our portfolio includes one of the largest media-owned events businesses in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.

Ventures Endurance, a division of Gannett/USA Today Network, is seeking an experienced, creative, and motivated Social Media Coordinator to join our marketing team. In this role, you will be responsible for implementing our marketing and social media strategy with the goal of growing our online presence and improving marketing efforts.

Base Salary: $45,000, fully remote role


  • Manage social media content creation efforts across our 50+ Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and Twitter accounts
  • Implement and refine our current social media strategy
  • Measure the results of social media campaigns and adjust strategy based on findings
  • Seek out social media growth strategies and implement them across all our brands
  • Work closely with the graphic design team to create social media and additional marketing content
  • Keep abreast of the latest social media best practices and technologies

Required Skills

  • Must exemplify all 7 core values outlined above
  • 2+ years of experience in marketing, social media, or a similar role
  • Passion for all things Digital Media and Social Media
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail
  • Experience creating organic posts, deploying, monitoring, and managing social media on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  • Understanding of current social media trends, platforms, and dashboards
  • Well-versed in social media marketing strategies
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to multitask and maintain a fast-paced workflow
  • Good understanding of social media KPIs
  • Excellent multitasking and time-management skills

About Ventures
Ventures Endurance Mission

Produce world-class, community-centric events that engage, empower, and celebrate every participant.

Ventures Endurance Core Values

Communicate Collaboratively

Act with Authenticity

Embrace Inclusivity

Celebrate Achievements

Exceed Expectations

Nurture Passion

Live with a Growth Mindset

USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures creates impactful consumer engagements and experiences through world-class events, promotions, races, and technology. We strive to exceed expectations and create unforgettable memories to drive value for our partners while leveraging our reputable institutions, including USA TODAY and more than 250 local media brands.

Our portfolio includes the largest high school sports recognition program in the country, USA TODAY High School Sports Awards, and other celebrated brands including the Official Community’s Choice Awards, American Influencer Awards, Rugged Maniac, Hot Chocolate Run, Blockbuster Bucket List sweepstakes, Amazing Teachers contest and more. Our events are managed with our proprietary ticketing and registration platform, EnMotive.

The events and promotions that we build inspire pride in local communities and connect local and national businesses with highly engaged audiences. We are an industry leader and drive results from coast to coast.