Content Manager

Posted: 8/7/2017 | Expires: 8/28/2017

Location: Working from home
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Copyediting, Editor / Editorial, Writer
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Contract, Freelance
Salary Description: $25/hour

About Your Role:

Dotdash is seeking a full-time Freelance Content Manager to work across a wide variety of general interest content, ranging from style and relationships to science and humanities. If you are passionate about working with writers, improving and editing articles, and a creative, persistent problem solver,  we’d love to hear from you. As a Content Manager, you will work directly with the General Manager to improve content and user experience to ultimately grow traffic, audience engagement, and revenue.

About Your Contributions:

  • Work with the General Manager to help shape and define editorial strategy, increase audience, and drive user engagement
  • Use data to identify new opportunities for Dotdash, including editorial gaps, UX features, and content partnerships
  • Edit content to ensure editorial best practices and brand positioning
  • Curate and promote our best content via email newsletters, social media, and on-site placement
  • Interact and communicate with a team of freelance writers
  • Edit, update, and fact-check outdated, high-profile, and strategic content
  • Improve and replace images across the site
  • Work on various other content and promotion related projects as assigned

About You:

  • 2+ years’ experience developing and curating technology related content for web, email, and social environments against business goals
  • Operating experience with content management systems and web analytics tools and experience using data and revenue goals to inform and develop digital strategy
  • Deep passion for and knowledge of editorial and content in the tech space
  • Consistently up to date with online trends and able to identify topics of interest to a wide audience

About Us:

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the fastest-growing publishers online, and its brands are the fastest-growing in their respective categories. Dotdash brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Lifewire, ThoughtCo and TripSavvy.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach...

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