Associate Producer

Location
San Francisco
Posted
May 16, 2013
Closes
Jun 15, 2013
Contact
Ms. Cara McCarty
Duration
Full Time
Associate Producers at Travelzoo are the ultimate deal experts. They roll-up their sleeves and scour the world for the most outstanding deals, haggle for every last penny and write copy that, we think, even Hemingway would be proud of. Associate producers have a sixth-sense about deals. Their guts tell them if a deal is hot or not, and they know when to step in to help. Their instincts, smarts and sheer gusto make associate producers the ideal advocate for their colleagues – and for our subscribers worldwide.

If you are a great leader of people, have a passion for research, love to tell family and friends about hot deals, can write like an award-winning journalist and are looking for a fun and dynamic working environment then this is for you!

Responsibilities:


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 fellow producers to ensure Travelzoo gets the scoop
Partner with sales staff to nurture advertiser relationships, but never sell out


Qualifications:


Self-starter
Dynamic leadership ability
Compassionate
Top-notch academic record with street smarts – knowing how to get the hottest deals
Passionate, logical 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!
Bachelor’s degree required


We offer:


Top salary
Excellent career advancement opportunities
Medical, dental and vision
401(k) plan
Exciting, fast-paced and entrepreneurial culture
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