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Director of Content Marketing

Founded in 2011, Mediakix is one of the first and leading influencer marketing companies. We are recognized by Inc. 5000, as one of the fastest growing companies and we continue to be one of the most innovative in the space. Our headquarters are a block from the beach in Santa Monica, CA.

Mediakix clients include: Blue Apron, Exxon Mobil, Fairmont Hotels, LG, Uber and many other top global brands across all brand categories. We create innovative advertising initiatives through top social media influencers across YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, blogs, and other social platforms. Mediakix has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, BuzzFeed, Adweek, and Mashable.

We’re young, fun, creative, and passionate. We’re doing awesome things in an ever evolving, brand new industry that’s changing advertising. Yes, we’re a part of changing advertising. You can be too!

Working at Mediakix is an exceptional opportunity to join a fast-growing team and get in at the ground floor with one of the best in the business. There are significant opportunities for growth and career advancement for individuals who excel at their role.

We do our own marketing and PR and write the biggest influencer marketing blog. We publish trending news, white papers, case studies and content around influencer marketing.

We are looking for a Director of Content Marketing, an entrepreneurial and seasoned, yet hands-on, strategic manager with a proven record of creating and managing content and content marketing programs, initiatives, and publishing while being able to quickly execute alongside team members.

The ideal candidate will have a strong content and editorial background, expertise in cross-social content, and a deep understanding of the evolving media landscape. The Director of Content Marketing should have a track record of managing teams, the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, a connection to influencer marketing, and a love of emerging social media.

What You’ll Do:

  • Management and coordination of editorial and content initiatives
  • Create strategy and oversee content creation for Mediakix social channels and website, including creating and managing editorial calendar, managing contributors, writing select pieces of content, providing feedback, outlining content, drafting and editing blog posts, and creating industry leading content/thought leadership
  • Undertake content marketing initiatives to achieve business targets including all supporting social media channels and email/newsletter distribution
  • Manage content creation of additional marketing resources including landing pages, white papers, e-books, research reports, infographics, etc. working with marketing team and contract writers
  • Oversee content shared through owned social media channels (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook), ensuring strong and effective web presence
  • Write high-quality, thought leadership content with a firm grasp of social media, marketing, advertising, and business industries
  • Research latest social media marketing and influencer marketing trends to ensure published content is authoritative, up-to-date, and relevant
  • Hire and build content marketing team to support department objectives

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Journalism, or relevant field from a top-ranked school
  • 5-7 years experience in Content Marketing including managing and building teams
  • A minimum of 2 years of previous management experience is required. Experience leading marketing teams and processes in a fast paced, varied environment
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of our various types of content
  • Experienced writing and editing background, prior experience in the communications or journalism fields, and passionate about creating stories and general interest for the organization
  • Helps to have experience with SEO and Google Analytics
  • Editorial mindset
  • Hands on experience with SEO and web traffic metrics
  • Expertise in social media platforms and social media management tools
  • A passion and strong understanding of the industry and our business mission

Salary: $80K - $100K DOE

This is a full-time salaried position with full benefits including full health, vision and dental; generous paid vacation; 401K; parental leave

Please send your resume, a paragraph on why you think you would be the best candidate (no cover letters please), and submit 2-3 of your best B2B content writing samples.

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Phone: 310-450-1999
Address: 2218 Main St., Unit 201 Santa Monica, CA 90405