Managing Editor

New York City

Asana is on a mission to help humanity thrive by enabling all teams to work together effortlessly. We serve millions of organizations in 190 countries—and we’re just getting started. 

The editorial team at Asana fuels global marketing programs, campaigns, and launches by creating content that educates, informs, and delights audiences. We partner with teams across Marketing like product marketing, demand generation, lifecycle marketing, and creative to drive growth and build a brand that customers love. 

We’re looking for a Managing Editor to join our growing team. In this role, you’ll help guide Asana’s talented team of content creators and drive work that inspires our global audience. The Managing Editor will run day-to-day operations, analyze the production and performance of content, and be an invaluable cross-functional partner. The Managing Editor will also help train, hire, and scale content teams at Asana while leading with empathy. The ideal candidate is someone who loves working with words and data as much as they enjoy nurturing creative thought.

What you’ll achieve

  • Establish Asana as a top content destination by organizing a best-in-class publishing engine
  • Drive execution across owned and paid media platforms and advise on holistic storylines (global campaigns, launches, evergreen themes) 
  • Partner with SEO, web, product marketing, growth marketing, revenue marketing, PR, and design teams to plan and prioritize content ideas—and bring them to life
  • Recruit, coach, and develop global, multi-disciplined content teams focused on:
    • SEO and website organic content
    • Product and demand generation content
    • Paid media, blog, newsletter, and thought leadership content
  • Innovate editorial workflows, ideating and organizing special projects, and spearheading new processes 
  • Build out and refine editorial best practices across the department in order to scale team
  • Analyze and track production and performance of content

About you

  • 3-5 years of experience in content creation, digital publishing, and storytelling
  • Experience building newsrooms, hiring content creators and developing strategies to drive traffic and growth with diligence and integrity 
  • Self-starter with excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to drive content projects from start to finish
  • 3+ years experience hiring, training, leading, and motivating writers, editors, and content creators across global teams
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, with demonstrated success creating compelling content that is tailored to goals and audiences
  • Strong collaborator who thrives in fast-paced environments

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About us

Asana helps teams orchestrate their work, from small projects to strategic initiatives. Millions of teams around the world rely on Asana to achieve their most important goals, faster. Asana has been named a Top 10 Best Workplace for 5 years in a row, is Fortune's #1 Best Workplace in the Bay Area, and one of Glassdoor’s and Inc.’s Best Places to Work. After spending more than a year physically distanced, Team Asana is safely and mindfully returning to in-person collaboration, incorporating flexibility that adds hybrid elements to our office-centric culture. With 11+ offices all over the world, we are always looking for individuals who care about building technology that drives positive change in the world and a culture where everyone feels that they belong.

 

We believe in supporting people to do their best work and thrive, and building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company is core to our mission. Our goal is to ensure that Asana upholds an inclusive environment where all people feel that they are equally respected and valued, whether they are applying for an open position or working at the company. We welcome applicants of any educational background, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, citizenship, socioeconomic status, disability, and veteran status.

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Why Asana?

We’re growing fast to achieve a big mission that drives us every day. Passionate and curious people like you will help us achieve it. A supportive team, award-winning culture, and unique growth opportunities will empower you to do your best and most impactful work at Asana.

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