Managing Editor

Carlsbad, CA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Define and implement editorial strategy to grow audience and drive user engagement.

Oversee the execution of the community, news & trending content editorial strategy. Articulate brand voice, and positioning to increase audience and drive user engagement.

Direct key programs and be responsible for the traffic results of those content initiatives
Lead content marketing strategies to grow audiences off-platforms including development of content designed to support email, social, Apple News and syndication platforms such as Flipboard.

Manage content promotion planning and execution for social, onsite and partner with email teams to ensure channels reflect community & brand programs.

Lead editorial projects that enhance the reader’s experience.

Manage a team of editors, helping them develop their style and prioritize work.

Oversee community team who support highly-engaged users and curate relationships.

Track competitive landscape to identify trends and opportunities within the space.

Be a self-starter who leans into their work and takes a proactive approach day-to-day.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree; preferably in journalism

  • 8–10 years of work experience in digital media, ideally in the entertainment space

  • Collaborative and resourceful team player who takes initiative to work with internal stakeholders

  • Strong editorial skills; an eye for good writing and keen sense of what content works well online

  • Excellent project management skills, attention to detail, ability to multitask, excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Consistently up to date with industry trends related to food; able to identify topics of interest to a wide audience

  • Solid understanding of current SEO best practices

  • Experience with Google Analytics

  • Analytical skills to identify growth opportunities and measure effectiveness

  • Experience working cross-functionally, specifically with product & design teams

  • Experience managing editorial calendars and content operations at scale

  • Top-notch grammar and editing skills

About the Company

Decido is the next generation digital media startup with several high-end online magazines.
We specialize in highly engaging content reaching over 45 million Americans!

Everything we do is backed by our one-of-a-kind Content Marketing Platform that sets the standards for a new era in the digital publishing space.