Social Media Editor/Producer

Founded by Kevin Hart, HARTBEAT is the global, multi-platform media company creating entertainment at the intersection of comedy and culture with a mission to keep the world laughing together. HARTBEAT delivers comedy through its three divisions: HARTBEAT Studios, which finances, develops and produces innovative content; HARTBEAT Media, which connects with consumers around the world through events and the company’s expansive distribution network; and PULSE, the company’s branded entertainment studio that serves as a creative and cultural consultancy to brand. HARTBEAT’s flagship consumer brand, the LOL! Network, reaches audiences across its O&O social media, audio, and OTT partners. Led by an award-winning team, HARTBEAT is a valuable partner to the biggest entertainment companies, platforms and brands in the world, driving cultural currency and generating sales, subscriptions, buzz, and conversation with some of the most coveted audiences.

Our Divisions:

Now, get out your pencils and pads. Hartbeat has three divisions: HARTBEAT STUDIOS, which finances, develops, and produces innovative content; HARTBEAT MEDIA, which connects with consumers globally through events and the company's expansive distribution network; and PULSE, the full-service branded content and creative studio that also serves as creative and cultural consultancy to the Hartbeat brand. Plus, Hartbeat's flagship consumer brand, LOL! NETWORK, reaches audiences across its owned and operated social media, audio, and OTT partners. ’kay, pencils down.

What will you do?

So if you hate fun, never like to laugh, and hardly ever smile, we have the job for you – somewhere else. But if you believe in a culture of creativity, entrepreneurialism, inclusion, hustle, and heart – while prioritizing fun and funny – you belong here.

The Social Media Editor/Producer will create content for Hartbeat’s social channels. This role will craft and target content that fits within the company’s branding, strategy and editorial ambitions. You will cover cultural events with the social team and produce content as needed. The ideal candidate has strong graphic design skills. Previous entertainment experience is highly valued.

Core Functions:

  • Create, collect, and edit assets for each project, specifically Instagram Reels and TikTok
  • Work with the social team to develop creative content/video for Hartbeat and LOL Network’s social channels.
  • Identify cultural moments, trending content, and emerging stories/trends and pitch to the Social Director for content creation.
  • Keep up to date on industry trends/production methods/social strategies and work with the Social Director to implement new tactics as necessary.
  • Assists with major initiatives as well as day-to-day operations, branded campaigns, creating native content for social channels, social promo support for our FAST channels and events.
  • Juggle multiple projects and shows with parallel timelines.
  • Other duties as assigned

Core Competencies:

  • 3+ years experience in social media/digital content
  • Demonstrable experience identifying shareable/viral content: pop culture expert fluent in what's trending and always plugged in to latest conversations
  • Strong videography and editing skills
  • Ability to abide by and enforce Hartbeat’s social media brand guidelines
  • Experience with Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects, Airtable, plus thorough understanding of social media platforms preferred

Desired Characteristics:

  • A creative thinker who pays close attention to detail
  • Effective communication and experience working across multiple departments
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with initiative
  • A blend of collaborative skills as well as being an independent self-starter
  • Flexible and has ability to shift gears quickly between multiple campaigns and projects managed
  • Cool under pressure while professional demeanor, both in the office and when interacting with talent for social activations on-location.
  • A good eye for content composition, either self-generated/created or professionally sourced
  • Must love entertainment, social media, pop culture and comedy