Online Client and Content Manager

Location
Chicago
Posted
Sep 20, 2012
Closes
Oct 20, 2012
Contact
Ms. Celeste Woodward
Duration
Full Time
Travelzoo’s producers are ever-so-slightly worshipped in our company – they are top-notch journalists whose commercial acumen would impress the Donald himself. Our producers have an unending passion for the very, very best. They want to publish best deals, hire and nurture the best people, establish the best advertiser relationships, produce the best campaigns, get the best return on investment from the resources they have and always have the best interests of our 25 million subscribers at the front of their minds. At Travelzoo, we believe in leading by example, this means producers don’t just direct others; they roll up their sleeves and write some of our best content, manage some of our biggest accounts and structure some of our top deals.


Responsibilities:
• Managing a specific area of deal content category. Relentless research in pursuit of the deal
• Thoroughly review and test deals before recommending for publication
• Write clear and concise copy that explains why a deal is outstanding
• Work closely with travel companies to ensure Travelzoo gets the scoop
• Partner with sales staff to nurture advertiser relationships, but never sell out


Qualities:
• Self starter
• Dynamic leadership & management qualities with eight or more years online media experience
• Compassion
• Commercial acumen of a business owner and the editorial standards of a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist
• Top-notch academic record with street smarts – knowing how to get the hottest entertainment deals
• Passion, logic and determination in research
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills
• Fearlessness when haggling for the best deal
• Strong project management, problem-solving and organizational skills
• Fun!


We offer:
• Top salary
• Excellent career advancement opportunities
• Medical, dental and vision
• 401(k) plan
• Exciting, fast-paced and entrepreneurial culture
• Ask about the Travelzoo Experience, a unique benefit for Travelzoo employees.