Digital Producer - Technical.ly

Digital Producer

  • Location

    Network, Philadelphia

  • Type

  • Category

    Ops / PM

Some of the most exciting work at Technically Media is done by our product team, which is figuring out new ways to make money that can support our journalism. The product team develops and runs products like our sponsored content line Technically Creative, underwriting campaigns like Grow PA and our employer branding platform Technically Talent. Sound cool?

In the past 3 years our digital revenue has grown from 5 percent of the business to 35 percent of the business. As a result, we need help taking on the new work coming in.

So we’re looking to hire a Producer who has experience working with clients in a consultative way, a sense for effective storytelling and a comfort level with the iterative ethos typical of a tech company.

The role is initially a 90-day contract with the potential to grow to full-time. The role’s time investment is variable according to client demands, but we are thinking about 30 hours per month.

Important qualities:

  • Listener, communicator and self-starter
  • Solutions-oriented
  • Responsive, professional and comfortable working with clients

Necessary experience:

  • Working directly with clients
  • Writing or reporting
  • Editing and production management

A day in the life of a producer:

  • Interface directly with clients
  • Assign content opportunities to a stable of writers which you assist in building
  • Deliver feedback from clients to product team
  • Measure and optimize campaign performance through our newsletter and social media channels. This role is ultimately responsible for a campaign’s success

If this sounds good to you, send your resume and an email explaining why you’re interested in the position to senior product manager Cary Betagole at cary@technical.ly

 

About Us

Our Mission: We convene the smartest people and organizations in industries that matter for local communities to thrive in the future. To do that, we make connections with journalism, events and services. Presently, we publish two niche news sites: Technical.ly, which focuses on local tech communities in 5 cities in the Mid-Atlantic, and Generocity.org, which focuses on the social impact community of Philadelphia.

Our Story: Founded in Philadelphia in 2009 by Temple University graduates with backgrounds in journalism, the media startup has grown to more than 20 teammates and a wider network of contributors.

Our Values: Technically Media is a sustainable community acceleration organization. We value entrepreneurship, creativity, inclusion, flexibility, transparency and those who do, act and create, whom we highlight through news and events. Our team members are public community leaders who pursue new thinking, cherish local communities and are willing to ask challenging questions in order to get better answers. We use communication as a means for conflict resolution and community betterment. We have high standards for ourselves and others and consider professional goals to be personal ones as well.

Our Location: We are headquartered in the historic Curtis Center on beautiful Washington Square in Old City Philadelphia, with additional team members working out of vibrant coworking facilities in Baltimore, Washington D.C., Delaware and Brooklyn.

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