Flo is the most popular health & fitness app globally, used by 200+ million women around the world, with 43 million monthly active users. 

At Flo, we’ve created a unique mobile product to help women put themselves first. Using the power of data science, AI, and the knowledge of 100+ medical experts, Flo supports women during their entire reproductive lives and provides curated cycle and ovulation tracking, personalized health insights, expert tips, and a private community to share questions and concerns.

Now we are hiring for the pivotal role of Chief Editor. We’re looking someone who can lead an enthusiastic senior content team and define the principles of our content strategy that will both delight our users and drive product metrics.  In this role, you’ll be responsible for leading a team of in-house professionals who are tasked with producing exceptional editorial, video and audio content that will help to educate and empower women across the world. It will be your responsibility to help spark new ideas, introduce innovative formats and maintain a healthy content pipeline.

An exceptional storyteller, you will have the ability to wear an operational hat as well as a creative one, and will find efficient ways to streamline medical and legal sign off, budgets and operational processes. You will also be working closely with our Brand, Marketing and Product teams and influencing senior stakeholders to ensure we are providing the most useful and engaging content to each of our user segments.

What you will be doing:

  • Developing Flo’s overarching content strategy based on user research, user feedback, product analytics and market trends 
  • Partnering with Brand and Marketing teams, as well as channel owners (social, lifecycle) to develop holistic content plans that will support campaigns and other initiatives
  • Creating efficient operational processes for the production, publishing and experimentation of content and ensuring their adoption across teams
  • Working with the Content Leads for each user segment to ensure all publishing and distribution plans are timely and effective
  • Directly managing the content leadership team and putting in place processes and forums to help them develop new ideas, experiment and knowledge share
  • Forecasting, distributing and owning the content budget, ensuring there is a solid business case behind all plans
  • Ensuring content execution is of the highest standard across video, editorial and audio
  • Leading on the development of new concepts and formats, leveraging both in-house and external resources to ensure we create best-in-class work for Flo users
  • Defining success metrics for stories and rich content formats, partnering with analytics to ensure we can measure and optimise for performance 
  • Identifying opportunities for new external partnerships and manage relationships with freelancers
  • Working with other key stakeholders to evolve the brand’s tone of voice and evangelising its importance within the business
  • Creating guidelines to align our content creation and ensuring we have the right skillsets on the team

What we’re looking for: 

  • 10+ years' experience in an online publishing environment and some traditional journalism experience is preferred 
  • A passion for women’s health and lifestyle content with a point of view on what will educate and empower users
  • A global network of writers, photographers, video producers and agency contacts with whom you can collaborate to create content
  • In-app experience and knowledge of web requirements (eg, SEO)
  • Excellent writing and editing skills and a strong eye for visual presentation 
  • Strong management experience and experience building content production teams for a high-growth, fast-paced organisation
  • Proven record of creating efficient and effective content strategies 
  • Demonstrated ability to handle ambiguity, and work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
  • Very strong strategic and analytical acumen

Benefits:

We believe in supporting our employees both at and away from work, and we really value a healthy work-life balance.  Our benefits package includes:

  • Opportunity to participate in the company salary sacrifice pension scheme with 5% company match 
  • Life Insurance at 4x salary
  • Bupa private medical insurance for you and your family
  • 25 holiday days per year on top of public bank holidays
  • Hybrid working setup for the most optimal work-life balance for you
  • State of the art parental policies (6 months of fully paid maternity leave and 1 month of fully paid paternity leave)

Reward:

The strength of Flo is built on the capability of its talent. In recognition of this we offer:

  • Top of the market salaries
  • Career growth, progression and promotion opportunities
  • Eligibility for annual salary increases
  • Company equity grants through Flo’s employee share option plan (ESOP) eligible to all employees

Flo is an international team of highly skilled top talent. We have ambitious and challenging objectives and are committed to granting our team the freedom to explore. Our core cultural values are based on engaging teamwork, continuous improvement, and smart transparency. Our mission fuels our everyday work, and we’re proud of the impact we’re making. 

Build the future of women’s health with us.

Diversity Statement:

The strength of our workforce is in the diverse backgrounds of our employees, and Flo is committed to applying its equal opportunities policy at all stages of recruitment and selection. This means recruitment and selection of talent into Flo Health companies is only based on individual merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. Shortlisting, interviewing, and selection will always be carried out without regard to gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status, color, race, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or beliefs, ancestry, age, veteran status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, pregnancy or maternity status, trade union membership, or any other protected characteristics.

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