Vox Media's SB Nation is the fastest-growing online sports media brand and the largest network of more than 300 individual fan-centric sports communities, including SBNation.com, our national flagship property. Our network is powered by the most respected web-native sports journalists. One part of our network needs a new steady hand, and that's where you come in.
Mile High Hockey, the SB Nation blog covering the Colorado Avalanche, is looking for a new manager.
The perfect candidate can express her or his thoughts about the team and the sport in a consistently engaging way. Hopefully you're as big of a nerd about the Internet, social media and sports journalism as you are about the Avalanche. You should have experience managing people, the ability to delegate and an insatiable desire to discover and produce work that Avalanche fans love.
Write, edit and ensure regular publication of quality writing / video content.
Manage a diverse team of writers.
Operate the site's Facebook page, Twitter account and other social media channels.
Communicate regularly with SB Nation management about site goals, traffic analysis and progress.
Shape the editorial direction of Mile High Hockey.
Obsessive knowledge of and passion for the Colorado Avalanche, the NHL and hockey.
You're a great writer, communicator and manager.
You're experienced with web publishing tools (or you're a quick learner).
You take pride in what you do.
This is a contractor position that pays a small monthly stipend. Some daytime availability is preferred.
Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.