Editorial Operations Manager

Full-time

Who We Are 

PushBlack, the nation’s largest nonprofit media platform for Black people, builds deep, daily relationships with Black Americans through their mobile phones in order to transform Black civic engagement.

PushBlack attracts and engages subscribers through our innovative daily Black history and news service, which is based on Facebook Messenger. With this daily relationship, PushBlack encourages 3.8+ million subscribers to raise their voices and take action on critical issues.

Take a look at the PushBlack Manifesto to learn more about what we’re doing.

What We're Looking For 

A meticulous, tech-savvy project manager who can work closely with our Chief Content Officer to ensure efficiency and optimization of our content operations. Someone with a demonstrated commitment to the Black community and passion for media.

What You’d Be Doing 

A week in the life of our next Editorial Operations Manager:

On Monday, you’re establishing the content schedule for the upcoming week and clearly communicating all deadlines and priorities for the week. You also begin aggregating relevant content and reviewing industry trends/updates from the weekend.

On Tuesday & Wednesday, you’re reviewing quantitative data on story performance (open rates, click-through rates, virality rates, etc.) and distilling key metrics into a report for the Chief Content Officer.  

On Thursday, you’ve followed up with content writers who have deadlines quickly approaching, mitigating any issues that arise. You take note of any opportunities for continuous training and development.

On Friday, you begin preparing a research memo on ways to refine and expand our content strategies to help drive new experimentation.  

Got Skills? 
  • Extremely high attention to detail - you hate errors!
  • Deadline driven - you meet yours and help others do the same
  • Expert communication skills - fearless & strong follow-up game
  • Tech aptitude - learn quickly and utilize daily
  • Excel competency - you know your way around a spreadsheet
This Would Put You Over The Top 
  • Film/media experience
  • Adobe Creative Cloud - Photoshop, Premiere
Where You’ll Work 

The couch, a coffee shop, the local coworking space--either way, our team is 100% remote.

How To Apply 

Please complete this application to upload your resume and answer a few questions.

PushBlack is housed at Accelerate Change, a project of New Futures Fund, Inc., which is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that people of color, people from working class backgrounds, women, and LGBTQIA+ people must be centered in the work we do. Hence, we strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or who are members of other marginalized communities.