Branded Content Editor, Event Industry & Event Technology (Remote: U.S or Europe-based)

EventMB · Any city, Greater London
Department EventMB
Employment Type Full-Time Remote
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation 65,000+

Skift is the most influential media & events company in the global business of travel. We are a globally fully-distributed company with tentpoles in New York City, London, and Singapore, and excited about travel's great comeback as the world reopens. All of our teams work from anywhere they are based.


EventMB is where event professionals come for up-to-date guidance and inspiration on technology and innovation in the event industry. Our trustworthy thought-provoking content sets us apart because it makes our readers better event professionals.


EventMB is looking for a full-time Branded Content Editor to join the team, with a heavy emphasis on writing/editorial and live event moderation. As the Editor for our commercial work, you will straddle pre-sale ideation and post-sale production for sponsors across the event industry, mainly event tech brands. A heavy focus of the work will be collaborating with sponsors to create compelling content programs around subjects such as virtual and hybrid event platforms, mobile event apps, event design, event industry research, platform reviews and other. You will deliver your work in written, live event and video recording formats. This position is remote/WFH, anywhere in the United States, Europe or Latin America


Some of What You’ll Do


  • VERY IMPORTANT: Post-sale written content production: Write and/or manage freelancers who develop award-winning branded content programs. Formats include: short-form articles, long-form reports, spoken presentations, and video scripts. This is the bulk of the job.
  • Event moderation and production: Research, script, and moderate partner events via in-person and virtual events. This includes EventMB’s sponsored summits and webinars.
  • Manage client communications: handle day to day interactions with sponsors to review written content deliverables and work with other team members to keep deadlines on track and ensure content visibility
  • Ensure all content maintains a high level of quality, features a consistent tone and style, and supports and reinforces key messages aimed at EventMB’s audiences 
  • Pre-sale ideation: Facilitate EventMB’s sales team in the development of strategic program ideas for high-value clients when required 
  • Collaborate with sales and the EventMB team to maintain and evolve product suite 


The Experience You Bring


  • 5-7 years of experience, knowledge/familiarity with content marketing related to event technology and the event industry.
  • Proven experience in a high-output, fast-moving, marketing, ad agency, and/or editorial environment (preferably in B2B digital publishing) 
  • Excellent communication and writing skills: Experience ideating, editing, writing, and proofing long-form and short-form content in a variety of formats (reports, articles, presentation scripts, videos Q&A sessions)
  • Experience working with clients, managing client relationships and addressing feedback 
  • Expertise in developing and delivering high-level presentations and creating and refining proposals and sales materials 
  • Experience managing, freelancers and contributing writers 
  • Experience creating scripts for short-form (< 5 min) video projects (interstitials, marketing videos, ads)
  • Understanding of, and deep interest in, event industry, technology, destinations, hospitality, digital transformation, media and marketing, 
  • Fluency in English; an ability to speak and write in conversational and professional English in a nuanced way, free of grammar or spelling errors  
  • Experience with WordPress, Google Analytics, HubSpot, Google Drive 


The Way You Work


  • You’re passionate about bringing original ideas to the table and helping brands communicate their message in authentic, engaging ways 
  • You’re a master communicator who knows how to sell ideas 
  • You’re a confident public speaker who enjoys employing your journalistic rigor to moderate partner events 
  • You’re curious about complex business processes and have the ability to independently educate yourself on topics related to client projects or new assignments
  • You’re comfortable taking raw information like data, insights, and executive interviews, and figuring out how to turn them into compelling business stories 
  • You are a responsible teammate and are always looking for opportunities to grow 
  • You know how to apply your organization skills by managing the details while keeping an eye on the big picture -- and driving logistics from ideation to execution 


How To Apply

 

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An Equal Opportunity Employer, Skift celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our goal for our team and our culture is to reflect the diversity of travelers around the globe. We welcome applicants from all life experiences and encourage members of traditionally underrepresented backgrounds to apply, including people of color, women, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ people

 


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  • Location
    Any city, Greater London
  • Department
    EventMB
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time Remote
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level
  • Compensation
    65,000+