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Job listing closed on 4 Jul 2024
27 Jun 2024

Digital Marketing Graduate Associate

🇺🇸 Detroit, MI, USA
0+ years exp.


Are you ready to join the PROS? The Detroit Pistons Rotational Opportunity is a nine-month graduate rotational program focused on developing well rounded talent through an immersive learning experience!

As the Digital Marketing Graduate Associate, you will learn the core proficiencies of social media marketing and marketing operations throughout our Graduate Associate rotational program! Associates will spend 4 -5 months in two different departments throughout their vertical focus. We are seeking a team member with a positive, upbeat outlook that can lead and connect with a diverse population!

Here at the Detroit Pistons, we are focused on equality for all. We work collaboratively to foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that celebrates our differences while driving innovation and equity. Creating impactful experiences on and off the court is what we do - and ensuring that everyone has a voice is how we do it.

What you’ll be doing:

Social Media

  • Assist in planning, scheduling, and publishing content across various social media platforms using social media management tools to maintain a consistent posting schedule.
  • Monitor social media channels and respond to comments, messages, and mentions promptly to engage with our audience.
  • Assist in tracking and analyzing social media metrics and performance data to help evaluate the success of campaigns and suggest improvements.
  • Stay informed about current social media trends, popular hashtags, and emerging platforms to identify new opportunities for content and engagement.

Marketing Operations

  • Support the Marketing Operations team with projects that include e-marketing, campaign management, reporting, and web/app needs.
  • Support additional Pistons initiatives including Motor City Rivals platform, Motor City Cruise, Pistons Academy, and Pistons "GT".
  • Work with creative services team to develop digital assets for web, print, out of home, in-arena.
  • Additional responsibilities will include assisting with traditional and digital media planning for the Detroit Pistons 2024-2025 season along with onsite/offsite event activation.

What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree required from a college or university in related field (preferred)
  • Relevant work experience related to the Digital Marketing departments
  • Ability to be onsite M-F, holidays, weekends, and nights as needed
  • Familiarity with major social media platforms (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok and LinkedIn).
  • Basic knowledge of social media management tools and familiarity with graphic design platforms like Adobe Photoshop and Canva.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to craft engaging content tailored to specific audiences.
  • HTML or other web language knowledge
  • Ability to multitask and be solutions oriented
  • Proficient in grammar and writing short form copy


The Detroit Pistons organization is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace. To safeguard our employees and their families, our visitors, and the broader community from COVID-19, and in consideration of recommendations from public health authorities and our medical advisors, we require that all Pistons employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We will consider requests for exemptions to accommodate individuals who cannot be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.