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Publication or Company Thrillist Media Group
Job Title Own Vertical Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Salary
Benefits Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Responsibilities:
Lead the development and day to day execution of the Own vertical on Thrillist.com
Develop traffic to the site according to metrics set each quarter
Create original content on a daily basis, based upon ideas generated from a diverse set of sources
Maintain a strong professional social media presence
Use KPIís and traffic dashboards to relentlessly evolve and optimize content and workflow
Oversee in-house editors and outside contributors
Ensure a quality of content commensurate with that of Thrillist's eight years of Local coverage
Actively work with the Editor-in-Chief to innovate while staying on-brand

Qualifications:
2 + years of editorial experience with a focus on menís lifestyle, preferably specific to product and services recommendations
A high level of online experience, with a particular focus on web based digital media publishing, SEO and web analytics tools.
Expert knowledge of effective online content distribution tools, including content sharing, link distribution and social networking.
Deep personal excitement for the newest and coolest products and services
Appreciation for the Thrillist brand and a desire to grow it
Organized and process-driven thinker
Positive, collaborative, self-starter with a track record of innovation, problem solving and the ability to work under pressure.
About Our Company Thrillist.com is hiring an editor to lead its Own vertical of product recommendations. Own is an opportunity to create exciting content that the audience will find entertaining, share with friends on social media, and then convert on to buy. The ideal candidate will have already proven themselves as a lifestyle editor in digital media, and be either a section editor or an ambitious junior editor looking for a great next step forward in their career. An understanding of SEO and social media is critical. This is a chance to join the winning team in the menís interest space, and help build its future.
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