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Updater Tech Talks (Speakers Wanted)

Updater
Greater NYC Area
6 hours ago
+18
Does sharing knowledge and presenting to a crowd of diverse peers excite you? Well the Updater Tech Talk Series could be your next stage! As a fast-growing startup headquartered in NYC, our tech teams (Engineering, product, design) are always looking to learn more and share information about the latest and greatest technologies. With this in mind, we’ve decided to run our very own Tech Talk series here at Updater HQ (Union Square). In this series

Breaking News Reporter

Tribune Publishing
Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
Create content for nydailynews.com and other digital platforms that engages audiences and supports the newsroom’s mission. Journalists will develop, report, analyze and create original news and feature stories in text and other forms, including, when appropriate, video, audio, podcasts, Facebook Live events, simple graphics, etc. They will have considerable writing and reporting skills. They will be or will become fluent in assessing audience through basic metrics and publishing on other platforms such as social media. They should be prepared to promote themselves, their work and the Daily News through social channels, in broadcast media and at live events. Journalists must possess initiative, creativity, good news judgment, attention to detail, self-direction, the ability to multitask and meet deadlines, the ability and desire to work with a team, a strong command of the English language and a commitment to accuracy. They should have a sophisticated understanding of digital trends, social media and audience metrics.

Senior Copywriter

Squarespace
Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+21
8+ years of experience as an advertising copywriter at agencies, studios or in-house. A portfolio that shows strong strategic and conceptual campaign thinking applied across a range of deliverables, including TV/video. Impeccable writing craft. Ability to create compelling presentations and sell work to stakeholders. Broad awareness of trends in culture and technology. Experience running productions and partnering with directors, photographers, motion designers and illustrators. Interest in mentoring more junior creatives to help elevate their work.

UX Writer

Technical Writer, Engineering

Creative Producer (Flamingo)

Harry's
Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+17
The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong desire to create efficiencies in the work process, champion the role of creative and build relationships with all the Flamingo and Harry’s team so they feel supported. They are motivated by providing support to the team and flexing into a producer role when it comes time to plan a photo or video shoot . They have a good understanding of the brand voice, look & feel that communicates Flamingo’s value propositions and drives effective business results as measured by the growth marketing team. They enjoy managing schedules and deliverables to ensure all projects have necessary resources to meet Flamingo’s high creative standards, and possess a collaborative and easy going work ethic with the ability to give and take creative feedback and constructive criticism gracefully. They are naturally curious and passionate about the creative process and desire to work within a team to deliver an amazing product.

Content Solutions Manager

Knotch
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+24
Work with our clients and their publisher partners to plan, execute on, and troubleshoot integrations. Work directly with our Client Success and Sales teams to help with client integrations. Work directly with our Engineering team to help troubleshoot and improve integrations. Contribute to product innovation and product launches.

Senior Copywriter

Scentbird
Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+14
We’re looking for a talented and engaging Senior Copywriter to join our team to own and develop our brands’ unique voices. This role will be part of the creative team, and will collaborate with various marketing and creative team members to create copy that is not only functional, but highly engaging and adheres to the brands’ personalities. You will create a cohesive brand voice across multiple platforms, including web, packaging, advertising and social. Your writing must really tell the brands’ stories, while simultaneously converting views into new customers. Not only will you write effective advertising and sales copy that will attract new customers and retain current customers, but you must completely understand our target audience and be able to write copy that emotionally connects with them.

Director of Research, CPG & Retail

CB Insights
Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+19
Manage and develop a team of hungry and smart analysts who have created industry-leading research on consumer & tech trends. This includes handling research calendar for the team and assignment queues across public, syndicated, and custom research deliverables. Edit data-driven research and reports that combine our proprietary data with outside data sets...

Product Video Animator

Vimeo
Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+30
Our Video Production team is looking for a talented, efficient video animator/editor/motion graphics designer to work with the Vimeo Product team to create amazing graphics-based videos that engage and inform our community on our site, our newsletters, and more. Oh, and you should also be a total team player and comfortable creating for a broad audience of casual uploaders, professional filmmakers, businesses, and beyond.

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Course Strategist

2U
Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+19
As a Course Strategist, you help build the world’s best digital degree programs, one course at a time. You work one-on-one or with groups of faculty from our university partners, empowering and guiding them through the initial, design phase of our course development process. Along the way, you not only draw on knowledge of best-practices for online education, you also think ambitiously and creatively to develop customized strategies and innovative approaches to ensure that each course is successful.For faculty, you are an enthusiastic and empathetic thought partner who inspires confidence and is a source of motivation. You will quickly and deeply understand their course in order to collaborate on both innovative and sound methods for online delivery. As an effective communicator you will help them understand the environment their course will live in, and how they will succeed in the development process. You advocate for their success and can clearly communicate their values to stakeholders at 2U. For internal partners, you are responsible for conceptualizing and communicating a thoughtful, holistic course strategy that defines how to deliver a high-quality, successful online course using effective instructional alignment. You proactively identify and mitigate challenges that may arise in development, you push for ambitious solutions, and you meticulously and clearly document the details. We are looking for a quick-thinking, creative problem-solver with robust communication skills, demonstrated experience in and enthusiasm for education. The successful candidate will use her or his knowledge and experience to design and strategize courses, augment internal processes, help deliver great outcomes for students and faculty, and work on the frontlines to shape the future of education.

Staff Writer - Content

Fundera
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+16
Research and write 16-20 pieces of content a month, with word counts varying from 1500-3000, under various verticals while maintaining the Fundera voice and authority. Work closely with our editorial team on content planning and strategy to make sure we are executing on key content opportunities. Contribute to various writing and revision needs across various Fundera platforms, including internal blog, and SEO pages. Within six months’ time, be regarded as a subject matter expert on small business finance, both within the organization and externally.

Junior Interior Designer

Common
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+31
Common is hiring a Junior Interior Designer to design, procure, and manage the installation of furniture, fixtures and equipment inside our homes. This is a creative role and the right candidate will have a positive impact on the company’s design aesthetic, direction and member experience. From working with our furniture sales reps, warehouse and logistics managers and manual labor on site during home move in, this role is responsible for all aspects of preparing our new homes for our members. You will coordinate your FF&E designs with team members who are responsible for finishes selections, and with developer partners who are ultimately responsible for the design and construction of the home.

Content & Community Manager

Skillshare
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+18
As a Community Manager, you’ll work to foster high-quality interactions amongst students and teachers, while growing brand loyalty and member satisfaction. You’ll be on the front lines: designing experiences for our members and bringing them to life through content production, curation and community moderation. With a deep understanding of our users’ needs, you’ll deliver insights to the Product team and collaborate on new and innovative ways of increasing community engagement.

Senior Copywriter

Skillshare
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+18
At Skillshare, we’re building a platform to connect curious, lifelong learners everywhere. As we scale and our brand evolves, we’re excited to bring on a Senior Copywriter who will help us craft consistent, engaging messaging to our global community (as well as those who have yet to join us!). In this position, you’ll work closely with brand stakeholders, along with our marketing, product, and design teams, to create and amplify Skillshare’s messaging. We’ll look to your ability to craft a compelling story and engage our community – whether you’re writing for social, email, or the product itself, you’ll ensure our voice is consistent and compelling across the board.

VP of Content

Teachers Pay Teachers
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+24
As the VP of Content at TpT, your ultimate goal will be to establish TpT as an industry leader in the sale of quality educational content. Primarily, you will build and manage our vast library of teacher-created content, one of the biggest sources of educational content in the world. In partnership with our internal teams and our Teacher-Author community, you will shape how our marketplace of teacher-created educational content is created, evaluated, and consumed. Managing an internal team of researchers and curricular experts, you will research education questions and translate our findings for all stakeholders to that to help us better meet the needs of teachers and principals.

Associate, Creative Copywriter

Harry's
Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+17
The writer’s job is to create and edit industry-leading copy and content across the Harry’s organization, from taglines and headlines to scripts to social posts. They’ll support a Senior Copywriter and help the broader Creative Team in all day-to-day copy requests. They approach each task, small or large, with the same attention to detail.

Creative Operations Manager

The Farmer's Dog
Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+11
DESCRIPTION The Farmer’s Dog is the leading tech-enabled pet health brand, on a mission to disrupt the $90B global pet food industry. The company is VC-backed by the early investors of Warby Parker, Dollar Shave Club, Sweetgreen, and Glossier. In an industry with little regulation, constant recalls, and rampant misleading advertising, The Farmer’s Dog brings a fresh perspective grounded in quality, transparency, and personalization. Through a

Reporter

Tribune Publishing
Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
Overview Tronc (formerly Tribune Publishing) is seeking an experienced Reporter with a background in public health reporting to join our team at New York Daily News. He/She will report and write news and project-level investigations for online and print – especially content that requires a high degree of specialized knowledge and/or advanced writing skills to explain complex issues.   At tronc, we believe in comprehensive rewards packages: Compet

Interior Architect

Common
Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+31
Common is seeking an Interior Architect to join our Design and Construction Team to create homes for shared living. The position will require the candidate to provide Interior Design and Interior Architecture services to our partners through concept mood boards, drawing sets, specifications, and sketch renderings. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in an evolving, fast-paced startup environment. This is an opportunity for a talented thought leader to help conceptualize and execute better housing across multiple cities at a large scale.

Editorial Assistant

Newsela
Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+25
Top edits at least 1 article per day with review. Fact-checks when needed. Adheres to AP style and Newsela Style Guide. Sources stories for the website that will meet curriculum needs and engage students. Loads at least 3 stories with beautiful images per day. Pushes articles through the wire. Does QA checks on headlines and first paragraphs from stories each day. Provides helpful, detailed feedback for levelers.

Senior Editor, Finance

theSkimm
Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
TheSkimm is looking for an experienced Senior Editor to help lead content creation for a new financial wellness initiative. You'll be responsible for the research, writing, fact checking, and storytelling aspect of financial wellness content at theSkimm. The Senior Editor will report to the Managing Editor of Content Development. This role is not for someone interested in their personal byline.

Content salaries in NYC

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Content Strategist $66,667
Min: $50K
Max: $85K
Editor $73,300
Min: $50K
Max: $108K
Content Manager $79,977
Min: $38K
Max: $165K
Copywriter $83,214
Min: $30K
Max: $125K
Technical Writer $86,143
Min: $50K
Max: $115K
Content Marketing Manager $98,462
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
Senior Technical Writer $107,000
Min: $81K
Max: $135K

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Big Data, Software
+21
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