Kickstarter is seeking an Editor/Outreach Lead to manage our community of Design & Technology creators on the East Coast. In addition to liaising with an exciting network of creators, you'll act as the primary steward of Design & Technology editorial channels (newsletters, blog posts, social media accounts, etc). This position joins our Outreach & International team based out of Kickstarter HQ in Brooklyn, NY.
About the Team
The Outreach & International team engages with, & advocates for, creators in the global creative communities we serve. Managing a large portfolio of relationships, we inspire creators to use Kickstarter to support their projects. We are a multidisciplinary, action-oriented team that believes deeply in the importance of creative independence.
Over the past decade, tens of thousands of product designers, engineers, & makers have come to Kickstarter to share their ideas with the world. We've helped creators launch new industries, reinvent manufacturing, & bring innovative products to life. To date, over 24 thousand Design & Technology projects have found success on Kickstarter - raising about $2 billion.
About the Role
As our Design & Technology Outreach Lead on the East Coast you'll be responsible for guiding creators through the process of successfully planning, launching, & fulfilling Kickstarter campaigns. On a daily basis, you'll be communicating with current creators (those with live projects or projects about to launch), with members of our Outreach team, & other internal stakeholders.
In your role as Editor you will work with the broader Design & Technology team & other company stakeholders to curate projects on the site & write for a variety of channels (newsletters, creator profiles, social media, educational resources, etc).