Quick Take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. 

The Smart Brevity Studio, a creative arm of the Axios revenue organization, is hiring a Project Manager to guide post sale production and client management for written, video and visual content. 

Why it Matters: The Smart Brevity Studio helps our advertising partners communicate their messaging through a Smart Brevity lens across custom products and platforms. 

The Project Manager role serves as the primary point of contact for active studio campaigns coordinating across all creative disciplines within the studio. The PM will also excel at providing superior customer service to all external stakeholders. 

As the studio continues to expand its portfolio of clients and products, we are looking for an experienced project manager to own campaigns from kick-off to wrap-up. 

The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for Axios’ mission, and will have the following skills: 

  • Demonstrated experience working in digital media and implementing custom, integrated content campaigns
  • Experience managing multiple complex projects, meeting deadlines and exceeding expectations
  • Proficiency orchestrating communications across a large number of internal and external stakeholders  
  • Natural ability to think critically, problem solve and provide effective solutions
  • Strong customer service and attention to detail
  • Highly organized with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Enjoys building processes to enhance the performance of the studio and its creators

Don’t forget: 

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend

Additional pandemic-related benefits:

  • One mental health day per quarter
  • $100 monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Company-sponsored access to Ginger coaching and mental health support 
  • Tele-mental health services 
  • OneMedical membership, including tele-health services 
  • Increased work flexibility for parents and caretakers 
  • Access to the Axios “Family Fund”, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies 
  • Classpass discount
  • Virtual company-sponsored social events


Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Axios is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Axios makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.

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