Social Media + Community Manager

Social Media + Community Manager

About Us

Carv is creating a new category of sports technology. We are redefining the way people ski with wearable technology that tracks and analyzes your technique, teaching you how to ski with real-time audio instruction. Carv uses AI-driven data analytics, and content curated by the best instructors in the world to help you transform your mountain experience.

Carv’s smart inserts retrofit to any ski boot to measure your pressure and motion as you ski. Data is then processed by your smartphone to deliver a breakdown of your technique in our app and turn-by-turn coaching through your headphones.

Our organic social media channels are growing fast, with 160k followers on Instagram, 70k on Tiktok and an engaged Facebook community of over 10,000.

The Role

We are looking for a social media and community manager who lives and breathes digital culture, to join our skiing-obsessed team, and help level up our socials.

We’re looking for the person who can level up our strategy, aesthetic, and creative output - someone who can take us to over 1 million followers.

In this role, you will:

  • define our social strategy,
  • manage our content creator partners,
  • come up with awesome content ideas;
  • to execute their design, scheduling, and post-campaign engagement.
  • You will also be responsible for reporting on the growth and effectiveness of our socials as a channel to help ski lovers get a handle on how Carv can help them improve.

Day to day, you’ll be part of the marketing team, reporting into the Content Lead, and working closely with the wider team to develop a social strategy that fits within our wider content plan. You’ll also be responsible for managing our active community of Carv skiers, increasing and inspiring more engagement from our members.

This role is perfect for someone who loves skiing and wants to build a career in the sport they love, with a creative flair.



Role Requirements

The necessities

  • 2 -5 years of experience managing social media and influencer marketing for a brand, ideally sports related.

  • A wide knowledge of social media trends, tactics and strategies. A willingness to experiment with new trends, and measure the results.

  • Passionate about skiing, with an understanding of international ski culture, athletes and technical skiing

  • Creative copywriting skills - you can tell a good story in Carv’s tone of voice

  • Strong intuition for photography/video/design as part of the brand storytelling

  • An eye for detail - whether that’s the spelling and grammar of copy, or consistency of design.

  • Strong project management skills, able to work independently and with external partners to create briefs and produce social content to fit your strategy

  • Strategic and analytical skills. We’re a data-driven company, and we’re looking for a candidate who can support their ideas and work with numbers.

  • Design skills and experience using Adobe Photoshop / Canva / Figma / other design tools

  • A people person, who’d enjoy interacting with our Members, content creators, and athletes and understanding their needs.

  • Able turn things around fast and build a brand that will change the sport - the classic startup mentality!

Awesome extras (nice to have but not necessary):

  • A network within the skiing community

  • Photography, Filming and/or editing skills

  • Design skills (Photoshop / Figma / Canva)

  • Editing (Premiere Pro)

  • Motion graphic skills, experience using Adobe After Effects


Benefits

  • Lots of opportunities for skiing throughout the season, including 3 months in Austria with accommodation provided.

  • Opportunity to upskill very quickly, and take on responsibilities that will look awesome on your CV. We’re a small team growing fast, and we’d love for you to take over the socials and run with them.

  • Gain hands-on experience in a fast-growing tech start-up. At Carv, you’ll be part of the digital revolution in skiing - we’re shaking up the industry, and it's pretty exciting!

  • Young & adventurous team - lots of socials, after-work drinks, trips, and obviously skiing!

Remuneration + Perks

  • £30,000-£40,000 DOE

  • NEST pension

  • £1000 Gear budget

  • Free Carv for you and friends

  • Option to stay in Innsbruck throughout the season, to get your fill of skiing!

  • Travel to other resorts for content creation

Location

We want to talk to you if you are based in any of the below:

We have a hybrid policy with 3 days/week in the office, but would consider candidates in a ski resort elsewhere.

  • London, United Kingdom
  • USA, Canada (with same-day access to resorts)
  • Tirol, Austria (with same-day access to resorts)
  • DACH region (with same-day access to resorts)

Applications

Please forward your application with CV and prior work examples (portfolio, social channel links) to join@getcarv.com