Overview

As the leading independent modern media company, Vox Media ignites conversations and influences culture. Across digital, podcasts, TV, streaming, live events, and print, we tell stories that affect our audience’s daily lives and entertain as much as they inform.

Our portfolio features influential and respected editorial properties including Vox, New York Magazine, The Verge, The Cut, Eater, Vulture, The Strategist, Polygon, SB Nation, Intelligencer, Curbed, Grub Street, and Recode. Off-platform, the Vox Media Podcast Network offers one of the largest collections of popular podcasts, and Vox Media Studios produces and distributes the award-winning nonfiction shows. Powered by innovative technology that scales quality, the Chorus publishing platform and Concert advertising marketplace answer the always-changing needs of modern audiences, creators and marketers.

Vox Media has been named one of Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies in Media,” an Inc. “Company of the Year,” Digiday’s “Best Company for Parents,” and one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign.

Reporting to the Editorial Director of Team Communities, the Associate Director of NCAA Communities would:

  • Work in support of Editorial Director of Communities to develop, evolve, and adapt scalable strategies for team community growth
  • Facilitate communication among stakeholders (sales, product team, growth and analytics, team communities managers, flagship editorial staff, etc.) to promote team communities editorial strategy
  • Help develop editorial strategies to be executed across team communities
  • Lead internal messaging within team communities community/managers; plan larger roll-out communication strategies
  • Establish and maintain an editorial calendar and story advancement model across all sports for both editorial strategy and sales purpose
  • Articulate and help effectively manage team communities tiering system by tracking audience and setting attainable goals for growth.
  • Coordinate around recruiting,  payroll management, real world community building, podcasts, and on-platform community
  • Help to develop strategy to improve quality control, re-circulation, and evergreen content production
  • Work with programming team to track key metrics for on-platform and social platforms
  • Keep a pulse on the network and surface issues, challenges, questions, and problems to SB Nation leadership
  • Work with Executive Producer of Team Community podcast operations to build the best-in-class operations throughout the NCAA network

About working at Vox Media:

This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You’ll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that’s challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

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.