Content Producer - Marvel (Topps)

New York - New York Fanatics Collectibles - Fanatics Collectibles Salaried
About the Team
Fanatics Collectibles is a new company working at the intersection of collectibles and technology. Backed by some of the best investors, sports properties and operators in the world, we are integrating with Fanatics’ global digital sports platform – which includes 900 sports relationships and more than 81 million reachable fans - to reimagine the collectibles business for the 21st century.

The Topps Company, Inc. is a creator and marketer of sports, entertainment, and recreational products, headquartered in New York, NY, striving to foster an enduring connection between fans and their sport heroes. Its product portfolio includes football, baseball, basketball, ice hockey, soccer, and other sports and non-sports trading cards, jerseys, hats, balls, bats, and photos.

Topps Digital - Sports & Entertainment is looking for a Content Producer to help grow our digital collectible mobile apps. As a Content Producer, you will drive content development and execution. You will work with a team of other Content Producers, Product Managers, Designers, and Community Managers to help drive growth in Marvel Collect! By Topps.
What We're Looking For
  • A passion for all things Marvel, both the comics and MCU.
  • You have a connection to the fandom and a collector’s mindset.
  • You have thorough knowledge of the X-Men, Guardians of the Galaxy, and everything in between.
  • You also have a good grasp of what is current and popular among fellow Marvel fans and stay up to date with the latest news so that you can create content that speaks to the fandom.
  • Description of Duties
  • Content Ideation: Generate ideas and structure for digital collectible sets that drive in-app sales and engagement. This is a fast paced and high-volume business and we are looking for a constant flow of ideas and creativity.
  • Content Creation: Gather the raw materials for the creation of digital collectibles. Choose relevant featured subjects and source the raw images that will be turned into final trading cards.
  • Content Production: Enter data into our proprietary content management system to publish content directly to consumers.
  • Consumer messaging: You can clearly and concisely express complex details and ideas to users so that they understand product offerings, pricing, and mechanics. You can also speak with a voice relevant to fans and effectively market popular characters  and storylines.
  • Quality Assurance: Assist all team members in delivering flawless content by proofreading copy, verifying release details, and reviewing image assets.
  • Required Skills
  • Attention to detail. You will be creating content in our content management system and must enter data quickly and accurately.
  • Strong organizational skills. You will be managing multiple concurrent projects, each in various stages of development. You will be responsible for meeting deadlines and ensuring that all content releases go off without a hitch.
  • Strong writing ability. You can clearly and concisely express complex sales details to users so that they understand product offerings, pricing, and mechanics. You can also speak with a voice relevant to fans and effectively market popular players and current storylines.
  • Great collaborator. You are a team player capable of clear and constant communication. With shifting deadlines and priorities everyone needs to be on the same page and you keep your team updated on your project statuses and are ready to pivot when needs change.
  • Fast Learner. You are always looking to improve and grow. You are able to use analytics and experience to improve the content creation process over time and can independently develop efficiency improvements.
  • Service-oriented. You are dedicated to delivering a great app experience to all of our users through clear communication, accurate delivery of content, and an open ear to user feedback.
  • Qualifications
  • Extensive passion and knowledge of all things Marvel including various character background stories, comic runs, collectibles, and consumer products
  • 1-3 years of experience in the mobile space either in production or development or 1-3 years of experience with entertainment content, marketing, operations, or production
  • Experience working on mobile games or mobile entertainment platforms a plus
  • Experience with social media platforms and associated tools
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office and experienced in basic Photoshop functions
  • Familiarity with Confluence, JIRA or other task management tools a plus

  • Fanatics is building the leading global digital sports platform to ignite and harness the passions of fans, and maximize the presence and reach for hundreds of partners globally. Leveraging these long-standing partnerships, a database of more than 80 million global consumers and a trusted, recognizable brand name, Fanatics is expanding beyond its position as the global leader for licensed sports merchandise to now becoming a next-gen digital sports platform, featuring an array of offerings across the sports ecosystem.  

    The Fanatics family of companies currently includes Fanatics Commerce, a vertically-integrated licensed merchandise business that has changed the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel, jerseys, headwear and hardgoods through a tech-infused approach to making and quickly distributing fan gear in today’s 24/7 mobile-first economy; Candy Digital, a digital collectibles company that is partnering with prominent sports properties, including MLB and MLBPA, to build an official NFT ecosystem; Fanatics Collectibles, a transformative company that is building a new model for the hobby and giving collectors an end-to-end collectibles experience; and Fanatics Betting & Gaming, a mobile betting, gaming and retail sportsbook platform. Additional ventures that will build out Fanatics’ footprint across the broader digital sports landscape will be rolled out soon.  Fanatics’ partners include all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) and hundreds of collegiate and professional teams, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs. 
     
    As a market leader with more than 8,000 employees, and hundreds of partners, suppliers, and vendors worldwide, we take responsibility for driving toward more ethical and sustainable practices. We are committed to building an inclusive Fanatics community, reflecting and representing society at every level of the business, including our employees, vendors, partners and fans. Fanatics is also dedicated to making a positive impact in the communities where we all live, work, and play through strategic philanthropic initiatives.
     
    At Fanatics, we’re a diverse, passionate group of employees aiming to ignite pride and passion in the fans we outfit, celebrate and support.  We recognize that diversity helps drive and foster innovation, and through our IDEA program (inclusion, diversity, equality and advocacy) at Fanatics we provide employees with tools and resources to feel connected and engaged in who they are and what they do to support the ultimate fan experience.   

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    Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.

    Fanatics is committed to responsible planning and purchasing (RPP) practices, working with its business partners across its global and multi-layered supply chain, to ensure that planning, sourcing, and purchasing decisions, along with other supporting processes, do not impede or conflict with the fulfillment of Fanatics’ fair labor practices.

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