JOBS

Listenwise is always looking for exceptionally talented people to join our team.


“We inspire individuals to fulfill their potential through the power of listening”


Listenwise is an award-winning listening skills program for students and teachers. Listenwise, a proud partner of NPR, curates a growing collection of professionally produced podcasts, aligned to state standards in ELA, social studies, and science. We harness the power of listening to advance literacy and learning in all students, including English learners. By using podcasts as classroom texts, we provide more equitable access to educational content and provide students practice in their literacy skills through listening comprehension.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Content Marketing Manager


Content Marketing Manager
Full Time - Remote
What We’re Looking For

Do you love writing just as much as you love stories? Finding them, telling them, sharing them. Do you enjoy the analytical aspects of content marketing as much as the creative aspects? Are you passionate about education and helping all students succeed using the power of real world storytelling? If you’re looking for an opportunity to make a big difference and thrive in a fast paced work environment, then we might be looking for you!

The Role

The Content Marketing Manager is the company’s go to person for all things content marketing- planning, writing, SEO, and performance analysis. You’ll get the chance to do it all (while making a big impact): research, prepare, write, and edit online content for marketing . As you may imagine, strong writing and editing skills are key as is high quality execution.
You’ll think like a content marketer: Exploring how one long-form piece of content can be extended into four or five more short-form, SEO-focused pieces. Then, you’ll bring ideas about how you might extend content pieces across different mediums, for example video clips, webinars, audio, infographics, etc. Finally, you’ll have a point of view on how those related pieces will provide clear value to teachers and school administrators and execute for maximum impact.
The Content Marketing Manager reports to the Director of Marketing.

Specific Responsibilities
  • Research and identify core stories and strategic topics for editorial content to boost organic traffic and engagement with target audiences
  • Manage editorial calendar in alignment with Listenwise go-to-market strategy
  • Create educational content (blogs, toolkits, webinars, case studies) on complex topics as well as short-form content (landing pages, social media posts, etc.)
  • Assist with the implementation of the social media strategy
  • Use data analytics to drive your content generation and distribution decisions
  • Optimize content assets and track SEO performance
  • Manage contractors for multi-media production of content assets

The Ideal Candidate
  • 3+ years of experience in a Marketing Content focused role
  • Excellent written communication and editing skills
  • 2+ years of experience as an educator or in the ed tech industry
  • Demonstrated SEO expertise
  • Have a portfolio of prior work including blog posts, newsletters, social posts, case studies, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience at SaaS company a plus
  • Video/audio editing and/or graphic design experience a plus

Listenwise is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Listenwise is an Equal Opportunity employer and will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other category protected by law. We embrace all types of differences in the development of our organization and are committed to creating an equitable and inclusive workplace that promotes and values a range of ideas and opinions.

Listenwise believes in advancing equity to drive our work in education. We are committed to educating and empowering ALL students. Listenwise serves diverse communities of students and teachers in all 50 states and dozens of countries, a large percentage of which are schools in low income communities.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and a cover letter to karen@listenwise.com