International Curation Manager Flipboard
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Headed by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple, Flipboard is inspired by the beauty and ease of print media and combined with the power of social media, helps inform, entertain and inspire people every day.
The company is based in Palo Alto, California and backed by legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures and Insight Venture Partners.
International Curation Manager
Flipboard needs a savvy culture and media expert to help manage Flipboard?s content strategy and recommendations for Europe. Candidate must live on the cutting-edge of cool, interesting and beautiful content?from the expected to the yet-to-be-discovered?and must be fluent in German, French or Spanish. Bonus points if candidate is already a passionate reader/curator on Flipboard. Position is fulltime in Palo Alto, CA, though it?s also possible to be based in Europe with occasional trips to Flipboard HQ in sunny California.
source and curate great content to feature in Germany, France or Spain, including breaking news curation
program Content Guide for Germany, France or Spain
manage/upkeep of Content Guides for other European countries (UK, Netherlands)
maintain editorial calendar for Europe, including weekly refreshes
monitor Flipboard?s European community for product feedback and support issues
light copywriting and translation
field incoming requests to be featured and liaise with partnership team
5+ years in editorial or curatorial role, preferably in digital space
100% plugged in to trends, publishing, current events and social media
excellent written and oral communication skills, in English and Spanish/German/French
impeccable attention to detail and ability to juggle multiple tasks at once
strong technical skills and familiarity with content management systems
keen visual sense and voracious reader
can?t live without smartphone/tablet
Along with a cover letter and your CV, please include links to any online presence you may have where we can take a look at your curatorial skills -- for example, a blog, a Flipboard magazine, your Tumblr or your Twitter account, or any other sites that may apply.
Why Join Flipboard
Build a product that millions use and love every day, transforming how people discover, browse and share media. By joining Flipboard now, our startup culture will enable you to learn and grow while shaping the product, the company, resulting in the most impactful work of your career.
Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme, and Microsoft, Time Inc. & Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to help grow the world's first social magazine across multiple platforms.
CEO, Mike McCue is a creative visionary experienced at building innovative products and companies (acquired by Netscape & Microsoft).
Collaborative teams work together with strong purpose and vision. ?Mock O?clock? held each week serves as a forum for team members to demo new ideas and projects.
Pick your equipment: we provide your choice of computers, screens, tablets, and peripherals.
Flipboard?s HQ is an open, beautifully converted art studio centrally located in the heart of downtown Palo Alto.
Compensation including base, equity, plus generous, comprehensive benefits
Benefits & Perks:
401(k) with company contribution
Vision, dental, life, and health insurance
Unlimited ?out of office time? for holidays, vacation, sick leave, and personal or family needs
Subsidized commuter programs
Beer Fridays: casual team & friend meet-ups at Flipboard HQ
Team celebrations: company anniversaries, birthdays, Thanksgiving, weddings/babies- you name it, we celebrate it.
Flipboard Sports- Basketball team, certified rock climbers, biking, or anything you?d like to organize.
Lots of snacks- healthy and otherwise.
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