Jobs at Hyperallergic

(graphic by Hrag Vartanian/Hyperallergic, original photo by Dyxie/Flickr)

We have four positions available at Hyperallergic and are looking for qualified and motivated people to fill them.

  • Ad Ops Campaign Manager
  • Social Media Manager
  • Associate Editor
  • Staff Writer

Job descriptions are listed below. We ask that applicants email [email protected] and include a cover letter in the body of the email (with links to all your relevant social media accounts), a résumé (either as an attachment or link to one online), and the name of the position you’re applying for in the subject line.

The following positions are all located at our offices in Brooklyn, NY.

Due to volume, we won’t be able to respond to every application.


Ad Ops Campaign Manager

Hyperallergic is seeking a full-time Ad Operations Campaign Manager to assist our growing team in managing and implementing all of our advertising campaigns.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage advertising insertion orders
  • Create internal production timelines to guide execution of each campaign and ensure timely approvals and launch
  • Set up and manage campaigns in DFP
  • Act as quality check on all creative sent by clients
  • Continuously monitor and optimize campaign delivery and performance
  • Support sales with general day-to-day traffic and inventory inquiries
  • Create campaign reports

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1–2 years of experience in digital marketing, advertising, or related field
  • Understanding of digital advertising and publisher, ad operations, experience with Google DFP a plus
  • Strong analytical thinker with ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Proactive learner
  • Demonstrate excellent computer skills (particularly Excel)
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • A passion for art and visual culture

Social Media Manager

Hyperallergic is seeking a full-time Social Media Manager to join our growing marketing team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage and run Hyperallergic’s social media channels and email newsletters to promote increased engagement, followers, and site referrals
  • Lead creation and scheduling of all social posts on Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Twitter, Google+, working closely with editorial to set priorities and timing for post promotion
  • Educate editorial staff on best practices and procedures, acting as last check before publication
  • Create complementary content to go with stories (intro text, GIFs, images, quotes, etc.)
  • Analyze data to inform best practices for each social media audience
  • Manage media partnerships and deliverables including social, newsletter, and banners

Qualifications

  • 2–4 years relevant social media management experience at a publication, agency, or brand
  • Extensive knowledge of social channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Snapchat, Tumblr (and eagerness to explore new ones)
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • A passion for art and visual culture
  • Fluency in other languages, particularly Spanish, French, Arabic, or Mandarin, is an asset

Associate Editor

Hyperallergic is seeking a full-time editor to join our editorial team. The position will report to our editor-in-chief.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage pitches from writers around the world and present them for feedback at our daily editorial meetings
  • Maintain a professional correspondence with publisher, editors, writers, art professionals, and readers
  • Maintain an active social media presence to engage with commenters and join in conversations about current issues and published content
  • Reach out to new writers and mentor emerging writers eager to write about art for a broad audience
  • Help maintain Hyperallergic’s social media presence as needed
  • Research images for use in articles and on social media platforms
  • Fact-check relevant points to ensure the accuracy of published material
  • Attend relevant art and culture events as a representative of Hyperallergic

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills, including email and social media
  • Strong understanding of art and culture, particularly material that circulates outside of the mainstream, commercial art world
  • An interest in online writing and an understanding of the online ecosystem for journalism and criticism
  • Fluency in other languages, particularly Spanish, is an asset

Staff Writer

Hyperallergic is seeking a full-time staff writer to provide reporting and commentary on art-related events, news, and activities.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Write daily articles under the supervision of editorial staff
  • Attend daily editorial meetings to pitch ideas and integrate feedback
  • Maintain a social media presence to engage with readers and fellow art lovers
  • Report on news and other relevant art events as assigned
  • Ability to integrate strong visuals, whether photography, video, or other media, into articles
  • Maintain an active network of sources
  • Attend relevant art and culture events as a representative of Hyperallergic

Qualifications:

  • Strong online writing skills
  • Understanding of internet culture
  • Photography skills are an asset
  • Video or audio editing skills are an asset
  • Fluency in other languages, particularly Spanish, is an asset