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The position: Social media director for Discovery

Location: Choice of Atlanta, New York, Chicago or Washington, D.C.

Job duties: The director will focus on growing Discovery's fan base on social media sites and developing creative methods for driving fans back to the company's sites. He/she will manage the team that maintains the company's social presence, and develop best practices for Discovery's use of social networks.

The company: Discovery Communications is a large media company whose networks include the Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet.

Requirements: This position requires at least seven years of experience in digital marketing, with at least three years in a management role. Applicants must have proven experience using social media for B2C marketing and driving social media campaigns for companies with a large number of fans. This role requires advanced Excel skills.

Extra perks: Discovery offers flexible work arrangements, emergency childcare and an on-site health and wellness center.

Interesting info: The company also operates the popular websites Petfinder and HowStuffWorks.

Other opportunities: Discovery needs a publicity director, a digital media engineer, a creative director and a purchasing coordinator.

How to apply: Apply online.

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