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BaseNYC is seeking a Director of Community Management

24.10.2018

Description

Base is an international network of studios led by creatives. New York. Brussels. Geneva.

Base does Strategy + Branding + Digital.

Our mission is to help brands to move forward by developing their visual identities and defining their personalities. We help them to communicate with transparency and integrity, and to delight and surprise. We strive to give meaning to business, to bridge ideas with people and collectively make a difference.

Position

  • Director of Community Management

Objectives

  • Define vision and business plan for new Base community management department

  • Increase visibility for the Base brand by all (legal) means necessary

  • Expand Base’s reputation for developing iconic brands and creating cultural impact

Responsibilities

  • Act as command central for all PR efforts for the group (NYC, Brussels, Geneva). Coordinate all activities between partners and select group of those involved in PR efforts. Set agenda, run weekly meetings, set weekly KPI’s, manage editorial and social calendars.
  • Drive visibility through community management including social media, newsletters, events, speaking engagements, podcasts, conferences, 4+1, and more. Set up tools & analytics (where appropriate), synthesize data, track efforts, issue reporting back to partners.
  • Drive thought leadership through the writing and editing of editorial.
  • Pitch press stories (mostly) to existing reporter relationships (mostly) within the industry (Co.Design, Creative Review, AdWeek, et al). Write press releases (in coordination with team) when necessary.
  • Meet with all three offices (frequency to be determined) to ensure equal representation between NYC, Brussels, and Geneva.

Evaluated upon

  • Increased visibility. Tangible (as measured by analytics, press hits, appearances at quality conferences) and intangible (buzz, increased organic new business inquiries).
  • Representation of Base as cultural ambassador vis-à-vis the outside world
  • Management of department. Vision, organization & rigor with which it is run

How to apply

Please send the following to basenyc@basedesign.com, using "Director of Community Management" in subject of your email.

  • A CV in PDF format
  • Your contact information

Thank you in advance for your interest in Base.