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Axios // news, media & analysis
Arlington, VA // New York City    Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2021
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Quick Take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. We are hiring a Creative Strategist!

Why it Matters: Our growing Studio team is looking for a skilled & enthusiastic creative strategist to contribute pre-sale concepts for our branded projects. This addition will help us develop & evolve the Axios Studios product offerings & market value.

The Details: In this role, you will make an impact on Axios through the following responsibilities:

  • Researching & writing pitches for a variety of branded products including, but not limited to: video, infographics, data visualizations, web design, articles & podcasts.
  • Working closely with the Director of Strategy to develop a creative & holistic vision for integrated campaigns.
  • Communicating campaign elements & goals to internal stakeholders.
  • Successfully combining Axios editorial best practices with the messaging goals of our advertising partners.

Go Deeper: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for Axios mission & have the following skills:

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Experience developing innovative, sellable campaigns for digital media.
  • Knowledge of other brand studios & a POV on competitors strengths & weaknesses.
  • Extremely organized, with a collaborative mindset & good listening skills.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Photoshop & Illustrator, is a plus.

Dont forget:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter & cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, & diverse work culture
  • Annual learning & development stipend

Additional pandemic-related benefits:

  • One mental health day per quarter
  • $100 monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Tele-mental health services 
  • OneMedical membership, including tele-health services 
  • Increased work flexibility for parents & caretakers 
  • Access to the Axios Family Fund, which was created to allow employees to request financial support when facing financial hardship or emergencies 
  • Weekly company-sponsored exercise & meditation classes 
  • Virtual company-sponsored social events
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