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BT Powerhouse is hiring a social media contributor

Come join our team and help us cover B1G basketball!

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Imagine getting paid to tweet about Big Ten basketball. Well, here’s your chance.

BT Powerhouse, SB Nation’s blog covering all things Big Ten basketball, is hiring a social media contributor. This person will be responsible for running BT Powerhouse’s Facebook and Twitter accounts and engaging with fans in a way that will help our following continue to grow.

This is a remote, part-time, contract role compensated with a monthly stipend. Keep reading to find out if this is the right opportunity for you.

What qualifications should you have?

Our best candidates will:

  • Have a passion for Big Ten basketball and news and will be already familiar with BT Powerhouse.
  • Understand how to use popular social media networks, like Twitter and Facebook, and be willing to adapt to new best practices.
  • Be comfortable working in a remote environment.
  • Previous sportswriting and/or social media experience is preferred.

How do you apply?

To apply, please submit a resume detailing any previous sportswriting and/or social media experience, a cover letter explaining why you’re the best person to fill this role, and sample Facebook and Twitter posts based on a current Big Ten basketball storyline. You will not be considered for this role unless you submit all three items via our Vox Media Careers page.

If you have questions about BT Powerhouse, this role, or SB Nation in general, contact Jeanna Thomas, SB Nation’s talent manager for team brands, at

Vox Media, SB Nation, and BT Powerhouse are committed to bringing you coverage of Big Ten basketball from a diverse array of voices and perspectives. If your qualifications and experience do not exactly align with everything we’re looking for, but you believe you have the ability to thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply.