Job type full-time
Full job description
Company overview maven (maven.io) is a best-in-class technology platform empowering premium publishers who impact, inform, educate and entertainWe operate the media businesses for sports illustrated and thestreet, and power over 140 brands including history, maxim, and biographyMaven is publicly traded under the ticker symbol mven.
Position overview we are seeking a vp, audience development that will cultivate strategic editorial and business partnerships while driving multi-platform audience growth, retention, and engagementThis person will monitor and identify audience trends to implement effective acquisition and retention programs while identifying and enabling internal and external partnerships to drive revenue streams for the brand.
The vp, audience development will oversee social strategy, audience development, data-driven insights, program planning, and digital publishing operations teams while partnering closely with internal business development, acquisition, and licensing groups to identify and execute meaningful content and business partnerships both internally and externally.
Audit what data is available, current state of available data, push for market-level advances, creating the strategy for improved data maturity
Uncover and develop new market opportunities for audience growth
Drive accountability for achieving targets, and ensure all audience development activities are deliberate, targeted, and measurable
Lead cross functional teams to operationalize an industry leading audience development strategy that encompasses editorial insights, audience acquisition, and data science
Partner with content strategy and business development to establish and build new partnerships which will drive traffic and increase audience engagement with syfy wire.
10+ years experience and come from a digital background with strong operational leadership experience
Experience leading and executing successful audience development strategies; must be able to demonstrate past success through measurable audience data
Demonstrates expertise in multiplatform content trends and intricacies of each platform
Employs a strategic mindset and entrepreneurial spirit to drive revenue and audience, with sensitivity toward brand and brand priorities
Shows strong communication skills, with ‘executive presence’; ability to sell vision to internal and external stakeholders proven ability to successfully manage multiple projects in various stages of progress
Dynamic people manager who knows how to grow and lead teams with an unselfish attitude
Snapshot of benefits
Medical, dental and, vision coverage
Retirement savings plan (401k), with company match
Flexible spending account (fsa)
Reimbursement for business cell phone use per company policy
Employee stock option plan (publicly traded company - mven)
Unlimited paid time off
Paid parental leave
12 paid holidays
Maven is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and innovative environmentWe provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable lawReasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.