Chief Content Officer

Flexible Location
Jun 17, 2014
Jul 17, 2014
Hiring Manager
Full Time
About the role:

Our Time is seeking an experienced managing editor to help shape our content strategy, manage and hire a content team, and build audience across-platforms.

This particular role should have experience overseeing video, print, photo and social media content, which will be distributed across new and traditional sources (including email, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, radio, and television).

The managing editor will also be charged with generating fresh angles and topic ideas and ensuring a superior attention to detail and accuracy.


- Shape Our Time’s content brand and voice
- Oversee Our Time’s editorial strategy and operations
- Build and manage an editorial calendar
- Hire and manage a growing team of full-time content creators in addition to freelancers and contributors
- Conceive of creative story ideas and headlines
- Utilize sophisticated analytics tools to program content targeted for social platforms (Facebook, YouTube, Tumblr, Twitter, Pinterest, Google, etc.)
- Build traffic and audience


- 5-7+ years of content and editorial experience at an online publication, news outlet, or production company
- Management experience
- Demonstrated excitement about Our Time’s mission
- Voracious consumer of internet culture
- Ability to stay organized, meet deadlines, and work well under pressure
- Experience building a social media following
- Creative, independent thought process
- Sense of humor

Our Time offers a comprehensive benefits and compensation package that is commensurate with experience and abilities.
Candidates should contact Please note the position you are applying for in the subject line and include the following:

+ Resume
+ Short and conversational cover letter
+ Content sample

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