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Company Background:

Virtuix, backed by over $40MM from investors including Mark Cuban and venture capital funds, is a pioneer in immersive gaming experiences. The company's flagship product, the Omni, is the first omni-directional treadmill that allows players to walk and run in 360 degrees inside video games and virtual worlds.

Responding to the demand from enthusiastic Omni fans, Virtuix recently launched "Omni One," a consumer version optimized for home use, providing an unparalleled gaming experience with freedom of movement, including crouching and jumping.

As we continue to thrive in the commercial entertainment space, we are expanding our reach into homes worldwide, aiming to bring our popular gaming experience to millions.

Position Overview:

As the Social Media Manager, you will play a pivotal role in cultivating and sustaining a vibrant and devoted online community centered around Omni One. Your primary responsibilities include crafting engaging social content, overseeing post management, actively interacting with our community, and assessing the effectiveness of our social initiatives. This role is based in Austin, TX, strategically positioned to leverage the capabilities of our content studio.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop engaging and shareable content for Omni One across various social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, X (Twitter), Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube.

  • Collaborate with internal teams and external partners to create content, including memes, graphics, and videos.

  • Curate and schedule posts, ensuring a consistent and authentic brand voice.

  • Plan and execute social media campaigns aligned with product launches, events, and promotional activities.

  • Respond to comments and mentions on all social feeds promptly, fostering a positive and engaging online community.

  • Engage with influencers and brand advocates to amplify reach and credibility.

  • Lead management of Discord by gamifying, curating channels, and measuring engagement.

  • Utilize social listening tools to compile reports, providing key metrics and actionable insights. Inform decision-making and recommend strategic adjustments based on social media analytics.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience in social media or communications, with a focus on the gaming or consumer electronics industry.

  • Demonstrated success in growing and engaging social media communities.

  • Strong creative and storytelling skills with proficiency in Photoshop and video editing software.

  • Familiarity with emerging trends in social media and a keen interest in virtual reality and gaming technology.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic environment.

Virtuix is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.