Director of Content at The Riveter
Seattle, WA, US / Los Angeles, CA, US

The Riveter is looking for a Director of Content to bring our live programming to the world via our growing digital platform and properties. This person should have at least 6-8 years of experience across all aspects of content production, with an understanding and passion for changing the dynamic for women in the workplace. This person must have newsroom, creative studio and/or other managerial experience, work well on tight deadlines and in a quickly changing environment, and be able to collaborate across teams. This person reports directly to the Chief Marketing Officer. This role could be based in Seattle or Los Angeles. If the role is based in Los Angeles, the candidate would be required to spend one week a month in Seattle.


What You’ll Do:

  • Provide leadership and direction on multimedia experiences including livestream, live-show, video on-demand (VOD), and audio content
  • Work collaboratively with leadership and stakeholders to ideate, shape, and execute live and on-demand experience and strategy, and work with legal and event stakeholders to provide final approval for live broadcast and on-demand content
  • Deliver digital experiences, including strategy, operations, production, budget and planning and drive and manage run of shows and content publishing schedules
  • Work cross-functionally with Social, PR, and Marketing teams to drive audience generation and promotion for the digital experiences on The Riveter’s digital platform
  • Manage contractors, freelancers and vendors
  • Develop and share best practices and playbooks for delivering live and on-demand digital experiences. Provide know-how to reduce production and performance reports on live and on-demand experiences, while optimizing experiences for maximum impact and traffic
  • Responsible for end-to-end editorial process (ideation, topics, writing, editing, fact-checking, quote releases, proofreading)
  • Implement a digital content roadmap, inclusive of multiple media sources
  • Use data to drive the ongoing creation of new content, provide input to stakeholders related to the type of programming to add to each market

You're Our Ideal Teammate if You:

  • Have 6-8 years of editorial, writing/reporting and management experience
  • Have experience in visual and audio editing, understanding how different forms of storytelling work together in digital mediums
  • Are comfortable working in a start-up environment and producing quality work without a major budget
  • Have executive-facing experience
  • Have expertise in business and technology topics
  • Appreciate and understand issues around equity and the workplace
  • Have conceptual creative abilities
  • Have experience producing commercial and/or film shoots, both in office during pre-pro and on-site, with small crews
  • Are well-organized, detail-oriented, and an engaging, personable communicator over the phone and in-person
  • Are driven but down-to-earth personality, self-aware, self-motivated, dependable, friendly, and professional
  • Are calm and good-natured under pressure