Content Strategist & Editor

San Francisco
Sep 26, 2012
Oct 26, 2012
Full Time
Content Strategist & Editor Opportunity at Innovative and Profitable Online Marketing Startup (SF)

AdRoll (yes, at is a well-funded, profitable and rapidly growing marketing technology company based in downtown San Francisco. We were recently ranked as the #1 fastest-growing private advertising company and #7 overall in the country on Inc. Magazine?'s 2012 Inc. 500 list. We have been growing aggressively, both in revenue and headcount, and are looking for talented and driven people to help keep the momentum going! With a product that customers love (96% retention rate) and a lot of ownership, this is an opportunity to be involved in building a cutting edge media company and have a real impact on its success.

We believe strongly in team chemistry, and have a lot of fun building a world-class company. Our company is a highly talented group with backgrounds at Google, Microsoft, Paypal, NASA, Y Combinator, Aptimus, Comscore, and CBS Interactive. We re backed by some of the savviest investors in the space, including Merus Capital, Accel Partners and Peter Thiel.

You will be generating, writing, and editing online and offline copy and content. You should be an exceptional writer and collaborator. This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative and strategic thinker at a fun, high-growth technology company.


* Develop, write, and edit all copy for articles, websites, white papers, product sheets, and other sales materials
* Partner with Marketing Manager to generate new ideas from research, customer insights and competitive audits
* Support internal subject matter experts in the development and writing of thought leadership content
* Work with Marketing team to integrate content across all programs
* Create style guides and best practices, establishing voice and tone

Candidate Requirements:

* 2-4 years of exceptional and compelling writing and editing experience; strong attention to detail
* BA/BS in Marketing, English, Journalism, or related field
* Online Media/Advertising, Publishing, Technology experience
* Highly creative and strategic thinker with the ability to quickly generate ideas and content
* 1+ years of experience as a content publisher (blogs, articles, press releases, etc.)
* Expertise in and demonstrated use of content tools
* Familiarity with search keyword research and basic SEO concepts a plus
* PR experience a plus

Ideal Personal Attributes:

* Hands-on, persistent, self-motivated and collaborative
* Execution and deadline oriented, gets stuff done on time
* Passion for online technology and a startup environment
* Unquestioned ethics


* Competitive salary
* Stock options
* Medical/dental benefits
* PTO, paid holidays