Commerce Editor at Likemind

| Greater Denver Area
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Inboxlab, a fast-growing digital publisher, is expanding!
 
Inboxlab builds brands that expand perspectives through the wonder of learning, by delivering educational and entertaining experiences directly to the inbox. Since beginning our story, we've had one goal in mind: to become an engine for optimism. We firmly believe that the more connected to and aware of the world around us we are, the better off humankind will be.
Two years in, we're profitable and VC-free, and we've amassed 19 million subscribers across brands in the travel and gamified education verticals — with a pipeline of new brands to be launched in the future.
Our team of 50+ is insatiably curious, infectiously optimistic, radically connected, and intentionally intrepid. We operate as a distributed workforce, working remotely from around the world. As a team we interact with our hubs in Denver, LA, New York and Buenos Aires. If that resonates with you, we should talk!
Inboxlab’s Commerce Editor will report to the Director of Commerce, and help our growing Commerce team introduce useful products and money-saving deals subscribers interacting with Inboxlab’s brands across all verticals. Additionally, the Commerce Editor will be a key stakeholder in the development and rollout of new brands that will improve our subscribers’ lives by informing purchase decisions across a variety of product categories.  
This position will operate remotely and interact with our hubs in Denver, LA, New York and Buenos Aires.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Pitch, develop, write, and publish product recommendation content (ranging from roundups, to reviews, to how-to guides, and anything in between) endemic to the house styles of multiple Inboxlab brands. 
  • Discover interesting new products, acquire samples, and write reviews of the stuff that’s actually worth buying.
  • Assist in editing freelance contributions and managing freelance relationships.
  • Create daily email newsletters to deliver the best deals and products to our subscribers’ inboxes, with an eye for detail and precise copy editing. 
  • Assist the Business Development Manager in identifying key retailers and advocating for the reader by securing exclusive deals on the best products.
  • Pitch and brainstorm new franchises, stand-alone pieces, gamified content and brand expansion ideas.
  • Ensure that the reader’s interest always comes first in commerce content.
  • Assist in the development, strategy setting, and daily content creation for Inboxlab’s commerce social media channels. 
  • Research, develop and implement strategies to drive more engagement on commerce content across brands.
  • A/B test written and visual content to optimize click-thru, open rates, and other key metrics.
  • Implement SEO content strategies to help drive organic traffic

WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO BRING

  • Exemplary written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior copy-editing, line-editing and top-editing skills
  • The ability to discern a good deal from a fake deal
  • Bachelor’s Degree in writing, communications, marketing, or other related fields
  • Working knowledge of email marketing strategies
  • Deep passion and familiarity in some product categories, but with an insatiable curiosity to learn about others
  • Intermediate design knowledge and familiarity with Photoshop
  • Willingness to learn new technology, software, and tools as Inboxlab’s capabilities evolve
  • Intuitive understanding of social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, and Youtube
  • Keen awareness for what makes content viral (images for social, article titles, etc...)
  • Experience with online CMS software (Wordpress, Ghost, or similar)
  • Ability to tackle assignments with acute attention to detail and ability to avoid any errors or typos
  • Ability to stay organized and tackle multiple tasks at a time
  • This position will operate remotely and interact with our hubs in Denver, LA, New York and Buenos Aires

VERY IMPORTANT!
 
At Inboxlab we aim to provide equal opportunity for all. We are firm believers in the strength of diversity and aim to build teams of individuals that offer unique perspectives, come from different backgrounds and challenge each other to be better every day!

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Location

Our team is globally distributed, working remotely around the world!

An Insider's view of Likemind

What’s the vibe like in the office?

That's the best part... we all work remote and have the autonomy to plug in from wherever we want. Sometimes you can find me on my couch and other times I escape to my favorite local coffee shop. All team members get a $150/month to go towards coffee shop beverages when we want a change of scenery. Love it!

Caroline

Executive Assistant

What projects are you most excited about?

I'm excited to be working on our user flow for new subscribers. This research is highly collaborative and I love getting to exchange knowledge with such interesting and intelligent people every day. This work is a fusion of psychology, data science, and will have a profound impact on the business. I love that we are at the cutting edge of email!

Jacob

Research Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

In a fluid and scaling environment, you will have the autonomy to create your own success. Those who welcome change with open arms and fiercely attack every opportunity will excel. We support the development of our team by affording them with challenging work and welcome the individuality and creative mind that they each bring.

Danny

Director of Optimism & Culture

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

Creativity, like everything at Likemind, is led by our values. Our work as a brand, product, editorial and email group is measured by how effectively we live into our values. And, marrying the values to a sound strategic plan, inspiring creative brief and rigorous process, leads to us launching educational and fun brands, effectively every time!

Eduardo Braniff

Chief Brand Officer

What are some social events your company does?

I love that our team is so connected, even in a distributed environment. We get together as an entire team at least once a month via Zoom ... this month we all received plants and pots and will paint them together. We always put a little artistic flare in everything we do... we are all artists after all.

Terra

Senior Executive Assistant

What are Likemind Perks + Benefits

Likemind Benefits Overview

As a Likemind team member, you are eligible to participate in the Likemind benefits program. This program provides medical dental and vision benefits, a 401K matching program, competitive annual bonuses and an equity program! We offer a phenomenal parental leave program, providing 16 weeks of fully paid leave for both men and women. We are also happy to provide $15,000.00 towards adoption assistance.

Culture
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Diversity manifesto
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Likemind's health insurance policy covers up to 75% of out of pocket expenses for employees and 50% for dependents
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 16 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 16 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Adoption Assistance
We reimburse up to 15000 for eligible adoption expenses and 16 weeks of paid leave.
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Monthly.
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month.
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like The ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

In addition to gym, internet and phone reimbursements, team members receive a variety of other perks. Perks include, but are not limited to, unlimited PTO, 100% remote model, $300 towards office set up upon hire, stainless steal AWAY suitcase, audible subscription, Bose noise cancelling headphones, team lunches and happy hours, $150/month towards coffee shop purchases while working remotely!