Social Media Associate

Location: Burbank, CA

Department: Social Media

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Social Media Associate

Duration: Full-Time

Starting: ASAP






PETROL, a leading full-service advertising agency specializing in progressive marketing for some of the biggest brands in tech, sports, and video gaming—among many more—is seeking a full-time Social Media Associate. With dedicated departments for print services, motion graphics, AV, social media, interactive/digital, as well as media planning & buying, we regularly develop fully integrated global marketing campaigns for some major brands across genres.

We are looking for a Social Media Associate to join our Social Media Department to manage existing client work as we grow and expand in 2017. The Social Media Associate will be creating social media content and copy, running giveaways, coordinating with existing clients, and generating monthly analytics reports. The associate will also have the opportunity to brainstorm for new business pitches on a case by case basis.

An ideal candidate would have a clear love for video games, the games marketing industry, internet culture and entertainment. Additionally, familiarity with Adobe Photoshop, Premiere and other programs in the Adobe Suite is highly desired. Specifically, light image manipulation and video editing preferred.


  • Final candidates must complete and pass background check
  • Applicants, cover letter is mandatory. Resumes will be rejected without a cover letter
  • Intimate knowledge of Social Media Platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Reddit, Messenger Apps, etc)
  • Familiarity with live and micro-content (Facebook Live, Facebook Stories, Instagram Stories, Snapchat)
  • Interest in Gaming, Tech and Entertainment is a must. Knowledge of anime is a plus.
  • Excellent writing, proofreading and editing skills
  • Understands the responsibilities of working under an NDA
  • Desire to work with all departments of an Advertising and Marketing Agency
  • Adobe Creative Suite experience
  • Video editing experience a plus
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented with great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Understands professional conduct when interacting with clients

While performing the duties of this job, you'll be frequently be sitting at and using a computer and phone. You might occasionally need to stand, walk, reach, and lift up to 10 pounds. We'll make reasonable accommodations for associates with disabilities to help them succeed in performing this job's essential functions.

Petrol Advertising, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

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