Director of Editorial & Content

| Greater Denver Area
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HomeAdvisor is seeking an experienced, results-driven Director of Editorial & Content who will be responsible for developing a long-term content strategy that will position HomeAdvisor as an authority, build evergreen traffic and ultimately drive customer acquisition and product adoption. This will involve building a team, processes, reporting and strategies to deliver business results. We are looking for an experienced leader who can lead a reinvigorated and expanded content & editorial team that can create best in class content. This role will report into the VP of SEO and Product Growth and will sit in our Denver, CO HQ.

HomeAdvisor is a dual-sided marketplace that nurtures growth of the independent small business and delivers a seamless experience in home improvement. As #1 in the home services category, our tremendous scale is the launchpad to boundless inventions that will reshape the home services marketplace.

You are:

  • Competitive with a sense of urgency, creativity and curiosity for how we can outperform the competition, and drive stakeholders in product, analytics and engineering to deliver the data and tools needed to be effective
  • An expert in editorial and content workflows, managing writers, editors and managing content production at scale
  • Comfortable balancing editorial quality with direct business revenue goals
  • Collaborative by nature with a bias toward action

What you’ll do:

  • Create an editorial strategy & vision for HomeAdvisor and use that to create a detailed plan for driving growth
  • Expand the editorial team and build new editorial workflows to improve quality and increase output for a revamped editorial focus
  • Build a team of full-time and distributed staff  focused on producing evergreen, authority-driven content at scale.
  • Oversee a rebuild of the existing WordPress content section on HomeAdvisor
  • Collaborative by nature with a bias toward action
  • Lead rebuild of wordpress site to modernize and improve
  • Work closely with the SEO team to understand user intent, keyword research and content best practices for SEO 
  • Measure and track content quality and performance on a range of metrics to ensure we’re building best in class content experiences

Skills and experience for success:

  • 8+ years content and editorial experience
  • Expertise and knowledge of Wordpress
  • Experience managing teams of writers, editors and content producers
  • Experience building content workflows, processes across full-time and contract workers
  • A passion for building authoritative and evergreen content experiences.
  • Powerful communication skills with an ability to engage and influence senior management
  • Extensive experience working alongside product and other internal stakeholders to drive success
  • Knowledge and working experience with BI and SEO tools like Google Analytics, etc.

About Us:

At HomeAdvisor we create the digital tools and services that empower millions of service professionals to connect with hundreds of millions of homeowners. We are a dual sided marketplace that nurtures growth of the independent small business and delivers a seamless experience in home improvement.  As #1 in the Homeservices category, our tremendous scale is the launchpad to boundless inventions in technology and product!

HomeAdvisor is the self-contained operating business of ANGI Homeservices (NASDAQ: ANGI), a federation of spirited technology companies that build for a better economy. In 2017, Angie’s List and HomeAdvisor combined to create the world’s largest Homeservices marketplace. We love the software that we invent, the millions of service professionals whom we empower and the hundreds of millions of homeowners whose lives we beautify.  As a purposeful technology company, we foster a culture of collaboration, and nurture growth through innovation.  We are proud to be recognized as a Top Workplace in Denver for 6 years and counting!

If you’re excited about joining a collaborative, high-impact team, send us your resume to start the conversation. 

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Technology we use

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    • SwiftLanguages
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    • OracleDatabases
    • AxureDesign
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement

Location

Our brand new Headquarters opened in early 2019 in the trendy River North (RiNo) neighborhood of downtown Denver.

What are HomeAdvisor Perks + Benefits

HomeAdvisor Benefits Overview

HomeAdvisor's main focus is our employees. By providing flexible working hours, monthly Fun First Friday happy hours, career growth and development, paid volunteer days, non-profit donation matching and other benefits, we place our employees at the center of everything we do!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
We have an onsite gym in our RiNo building for unlimited use by our employees!
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
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