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Posted on 3/24/2024
INACTIVE
Red Ventures

1,001-5,000 employees

Digital marketing and consumer advice across diverse brands
Company Overview
Red Ventures stands out as a dynamic portfolio of businesses and brands that prioritize social impact, demonstrated by their commitment to initiatives like Road to Hire, which has provided mentorship and career opportunities to over 1700 under-resourced young adults. The company's competitive edge lies in its use of AI-driven digital marketing and world-class intelligence/analytics to simplify online experiences, backed by a diverse range of globally recognized brands. The culture at Red Ventures encourages raising the bar and challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of growth and innovation.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$250M

Founded

2000

Headquarters

Fort Mill, South Carolina

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

-9%

2 year growth

-28%
Locations
Louisville, KY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Journalism
Data Analysis
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Content & Writing
Content Strategy
Editing & Proofreading
Requirements
  • 2+ years of digital journalism experience
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, English, or a related field
  • Experience covering technology and/or innovation
  • Experience evaluating and analyzing products
  • Experience shooting product photos and capturing product videos
  • Experience writing under tight deadlines
  • Meticulous organizational skills
  • Experience with spreadsheets (Excel and/or Google Sheets)
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet daily deadlines
  • Must be adaptable; priorities change rapidly and regularly
  • Must be trustworthy, committed, considerate, and a good listener; high emotional IQ
Responsibilities
  • Write and publish daily stories under deadline
  • Engage in product testing and hands-on product analysis to offer excellent buying advice
  • Develop strong relationships with tech companies to get new products to test
  • Write great headlines and descriptions, and select compelling images to represent stories
  • Scan press releases and social media to discover compelling new products
  • Write on assignment, including reviews, best lists, deals posts, tips, and other stories
  • Write product news, including embargoed information that demands timeliness and trustworthiness
  • Attend technology events and meet with company representatives in person and virtually
  • Use analytics and other tools to track and optimize story performance
  • Contribute to timely events coverage, including Black Friday, Amazon Prime Day, and other shopping events