Date Experiences Editor HowAboutWe
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Who We Are
HowAboutWe is the modern love company. We help people fall in love and stay in love.
We're a well-funded ($18.5mm), rapidly-growing startup with headquarters in Brooklyn, NY. We build breathtaking products that transform people?s lives. You can read more about us here.
We have three main products:
HowAboutWe Dating is the offline dating site. Members post date ideas, connect, and meet - offline.
HowAboutWe for Couples helps couples have wonderful experiences together. Members choose from our curated collection of one-of-a-kind experiences for two; we take care of all the booking. It?s the must-have membership for the modern couple.
The Date Report provides engaging, entertaining and enlightening content about dating and relationships.
Date Experiences Editor Company: HowAboutWe.com (Couples.HowAboutWe.com) Location: NYC Full-time Position
Who You Are
You are an seasoned lifestyle editor with a love for helping people have rich experiences. You have your eyes and ears to the street and know what?s happening in your city before anyone else. You love ? and know how to craft ? communications about experiences. You have an eye for what makes for a good date, down to every detail. You can write compelling copy, work with a sales team to vet an experience and think in terms of visual representation.
You are detail-oriented and can manage, and top-edit for, a team of freelance writers. You understand and are motivated by the ever-changing, fast-moving, deadline driven start-up culture. You are diligent with your time and understand the importance of systems and following process. You?re hungry to meet and exceed goals and expectations. You are looking for a new opportunity at an exceptional start-up.
Leadership skills. This role will involve helping to define an editorial voice and manage freelancers across the US.
Exceptional writing skills, with an unusual ability to walk the line between reporting and merchandising.
Experience building and managing a team of full-time or freelance writers
4 - 7 years of editorial experience.
Mature and inspiring communication skills that can effectively convey an editorial mission to different stakeholders internally and externally.
Fundamental curiosity about the ingredients of a good experience -- the who, what, where, when and why underlying a great date.
Experience managing complex workflows to produce content daily.
A perspective that enjoys thinking about the business value and know that the bottom line is the bottom line ? and that voice is all you have.
As New York Date Experiences Editor you will provide direction to the Sales Team as to what venues, restaurants, shows, etc. make for a great date in New York. You will then editorialize the experiences we?re offering to our users. You will think in terms of copy and photos, and manage the creation process, which will include working with the sales team to set guidelines and vet opportunities, managing a team of freelance writers and photographers, editing content, etc. You will be deeply involved in defining the voice for HowAboutWe for Couples, and you will be the guardian of the brand voice, internally and externally across all of our cities.
Competitive Salaries and Stock Options
Sustainable Pace ? Our whole team is committed to a full workday of energized work that includes breaks and no crazy deadline late-nights. Really.
Ten Paid Holidays ? Our office closes for all standard paid holidays.
Fifteen PTO Days ? We encourage all team members to take vacation and recharge
This position is for full-time employment on-site in New York.
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