Complex seeks an organized and operationally savvy Managing Editor to oversee the day-to-day operations of Complex’s Snapchat Discover. This is is a full-time position.
The ideal candidate will combine a passion for hip-hop and sneakers with a keen editorial eye and the ability to work with a team to produce content daily. This is a key position working on a growing platform at one of the most dynamic digital publishers today.
- Manage the day-to-day operations of the five-person Snapchat staff
- Utilize content from Complex.com to create daily Snapchat editions
- Maintain the Snapchat edition schedule and ensure the staff is meeting deadlines
- Work with the Editorial team to write copy exclusively for Snapchat
- Develop and maintain best practices, including copy editing editions, making sure story selection is on brand, and editions are written in the Complex voice
- Meet regularly with internal stakeholders at Complex and external stakeholders at Snapchat to report on goals and KPIs
The ideal candidate would be:
- Extremely organized, efficient, and proactive about creating new systems
- An experienced team leader
- An experienced copy editor and writer
- Knowledgeable about the nuances of current hip-hop
- An expert in all things social media, with a specific interest in Snapchat and its Discover platform