Jobs

We're hiring!

If you're interested in applying for any of the below positions, please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@yourtango.com. Include job title in the heading of your inquiry email.

VP, Digital Marketing & Audience Development

Director of Social Media

Branded Content Manager

Web Designer

YourTango Video Editor/ Organizer

YourTango Expert Sales Associate

Digital Advertising Sales Director

Advertising Sales Representatives

Freelance Web Producers

Editorial Interns

Video Production Interns

Social Media Interns

Sales, Marketing & Projects Interns

Community & Social Media Interns


VP, Digital Marketing & Audience Development

This position is responsible for increasing traffic to YourTango.com; enhancing our user engagement and retention; significantly growing our social presence; building distribution of our original video archive; and effectively using data and analytics to achieve our marketing goals.

The ideal candidate will understand and be motivated by the hands-on position this role offers at the nexus of marketing, product, dev/tech, biz dev, branding; and editorial. This role reports to the CEO and plays a key management role.

The main responsibilities for the VP, Marketing & Audience Development include:

  • increasing traffic to YourTango from a variety of sources (such as organic search, content partnerships, social media, etc)
  • dramatically growing YourTango’s social presence on and traffic from Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest through organic means
  • overseeing high quality paid media campaigns, ideally through Facebook and others, ensuring attractive economics
  • recommending, implementing, and testing initiatives to enhance user engagement and retention
  • increasing newsletter subscriber base
  • expanding distribution of our innumerable original, high quality videos
  • analyzing and overseeing work with a data management platform (DMP)
  • based on Google Analytics and other tools, you will be responsible for offering actionable insights that can be implemented by team members to drive traffic and engagement
  • partnering with executive editor to ensure editorial content strategy helps meet our audience development goals
  • overseeing audience development team (currently one other full time person, two consultants, and interns; expected to expand)

Required Skills & Experience

We are looking for someone who possesses:

  • 10+ years of digital marketing experience
  • proven expertise in social media and organic search
  • a strong track record for achieving explosive traffic growth and increasing user engagement
  • expertise with Google Analytics
  • the ability to provide creative solutions to problems
  • excellent management skills and the ability to collaborate across all divisions
  • an in-depth understanding of and natural curiosity in the rapidly evolving digital media landscape
  • the ability and desire to work across divisions (ie editorial, sales, etc) and cross platform (ie video, mobile, desk top, etc)
  • an entrepreneurial spirit: someone who is not afraid to try new things and not just think outside the box, but take actions that lead to transformative outcomes
  • a passion for achieving tremendous results

Director, Social Media

The Director of Social Media will oversee YourTango’s social strategy, including working with all of our editors to ensure social best practices are executed successfully across our content; assigning, ideating, and producing super sharable posts; serving as the voice of YourTango on Facebook and Twitter; identifying and implementing new SM trends and ideas; and building strong social relationships with content partners and influencers.
We are looking for a social media addict with excellent communication skills and incisive SM insights; someone with in-depth understanding of what people are liking, sharing, and talking about online and is excited to generate outstanding results based on leveraging the topic of love and relationships.

The Director of Social Media will oversee dramatic social growth and engagement and drive much more traffic to YourTango.com. The other key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Work across multiple social platforms to ensure YourTango creative content gets massive mileage while keeping the brand voice consistent
  • Rapidly create and assign social content to meet the needs of online trends and engage our audience throughout the day
  • Work with our editorial team to develop, execute, and track a social media strategy
  • Monitor and identify digital trends, best practices, and emerging technologies
  • Craft and optimize our brand voice across social networks
  • Compile weekly reports on performance and provide recommendations for increasing our social media presence

Required Skills & Experience

We are looking for someone who possesses:

  • 4 + years of Marketing and Social Media experience
  • An in-depth understanding of the major social platforms and media brands that have had the most social success
  • The ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Tremendous writing talent and a great sense of humor
  • An addiction to Social Media
  • The ability to work autonomously, to take a ton of initiative and generate tremendous results

Web Designer

We're looking for a web designer who in addition to having an incredible aesthetic sense has a genuine passion and feel for user experience.

The Web Graphic Designer will be responsible for online design including HTML and CSS coding for our website YourTango.com. This role is responsible for landing page design, user experience design, responsive design, display graphics, promotional banners and online advertising, as well as optimization for our business platform products and services. The Web Designer will work closely with internal stakeholders, including tech, content, analytics, and advertising to develop online campaigns that meet or exceed KPI and revenue objectives and visually support this evolving new media brand.

For competitive consideration, you will need direct experience hand-coding HTML5 and CSS3, an understanding of responsive design, and a firm grounding in web standards and technology. Familiarity with web content management tools such as Drupal is essential. This role is based in New York City and reports to the COO.

Responsibilities:
• Providing and maintaining the creative vision for our site products and tools and marketing programs
• Strategizing and implementing design direction for site launches and assessing front-end usability/user experience and the effectiveness of the information architecture supporting it
• Creating graphic designs for promotional and informational efforts
• Creating and effectively arranging graphics, images and all other content into a creative, cohesive and visually-stimulating end-user experience
• Designing and creating HTML assets
• Creating demos, intros and specialty projects using Flash or similar technology
• Performing continual quality checks of design of all Web sites and making recommendations for revisions, as needed
• Contributing to the effectiveness of marketing campaigns and programs by designing fresh, attractive page designs in a timely fashion
• Assisting in the testing of designs to ensure browser and platform compatibility
• Keeping abreast of emerging technologies, new ideas and solutions for how to creatively develop high quality interfaces

Desired Skills and Experience
• Solid understanding of Web technologies including front-end design and working knowledge of back-end development
• Expert in coding HTML5 with strong CSS3 and JavaScript skills; some experience working within a CMS platform (especially drupal)
• Expert skills in graphic design software including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign and Acrobat X
• Well-versed in Web standard and technologies and able to respond to user experience (UX) feedback
• Understanding of Web analytics and the ability to response with improvements to UX, page optimization, and information design
• Bachelors degree in Visual Arts, Communication, Web Design, Interactive Media, or related field from 4-year college or University preferred

 

YourTango Video Editor/ Organizer

YourTango.com, leading Online Media Company, in NY is seeking a creative video editor to join our team.

The Editor/ Producer will be responsible for editing video created by our internal team and freelance producers. This editing will mostly be from single camera shoots but will also include multi-camera and the occasional "narrative" video. 4+ years of editing experience is required. Knowledge of shooting, lighting, directing, and storyboarding will be considered a plus. Some design experience is necessary, particularly very simple animations particularly in Motion or similar.

In addition to the technical editing skills, the Editor/ Producer will be charged with organizing the current video library, liaison with clients about the final product, optimize video for SEO, assist in marketing of both the finished video and video services and assist in shoot logistics (i.e. scheduling, location, travel, crew etc.). 

Must be proficient in Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Apple Motion and/or Adobe After Effects. Knowledge and/or possession of DSLR camera equipment a plus.

The position will begin as a part-time contractor but could easily grow into fulltime employment if the fit is perfect. Candidate does not have to be located in New York nor consider relocating.

Please include links to samples of work, cover letter and compensation requirements along with resume.

YourTango Expert Sales Associate

YourTango Experts is a division of YourTango.com, specifically helping therapists, coaches, educators, authors and healing professionals to market their businesses online and drive both traffic and potential clients to their websites. We are seeking a sales professional to join our team part-time.

Our ideal candidate is someone with:

  • A background in sales and marketing
  • A genuine interest in talking to sale prospects
  • Relationship-minded sales skills
  • Experience and a comfort level with social media tools and techniques
  • Stellar interpersonal and communication skills
  • A natural sense of urgency; ability to juggle many initiatives at the same time
  • Self-motivated skills, only needs minimal attention to perform

Responsibilities to include:

  • Regular conversations (phone and Skype calls) with sales prospects to educate them about joining YourTango Experts
  • Daily use of email, phone and the Internet, including using a CRM system like Sales Force
  • Good writing skills to support the creation of sales and marketing campaigns
  • Keen skills to help identify lead sources and generate new leads
  • An eager and engaged attitude to help experiment with new & alternative ways to market, drive interest to our platform & attract customers
  • A well-oiled and highly functional home office complete with high-speed Internet, computer and phone. Previous experience working from home is a plus.
  • Occasional travel to conferences and trade shows to interact directly with potential customers & promote our product--less than 10% of the year.

Our ideal candidate is a relationship-minded sales associate, who is open to learning about our target market and is hungry to dive in and connect with the public. Given that our business is Internet driven, this is a work-from-home position. Our chosen candidate must have reliable self-starting skills and good personal time management skills. If you’re interested, regardless of previous sales experience, we would love to talk with you. Please send a cover letter that details your interest in the position and salary requirements to Tinag@yourtango.com

All inquiries will be reviewed and the most qualified candidates will be contacted for a phone interview. 


Branded Content Manager

We are seeking a candidate who can be the liaison between sales and editorial, working closely with both teams to build compelling, sponsor-friendly content campaigns.

Responsibilities include:
- creating & executing branded content campaigns for a wide range of
advertisers
- building proposals, creating sales materials & managing RFPs
- working closely with editorial, marketing & sales departments
- writing & editing articles/sales copy
- executing monthly reader surveys
- staying on top of industry trends and user data

Qualifications desired:
- 5-7 years experience in online editorial/marketing
- Strong writing, editing & communication skills
- Fluency using Powerpoint, Photoshop & CMS
- Strong understanding of content strategy & SEO
- Upbeat, entrepreneurial attitude
- Ability to manage people and effectively juggle various projects at one

Interested candidates should email Genevieve Lill at Genevieve at YourTango.com. Please include resume, cover letter and compensation requirements. No telecommuting. 


YourTango Advertising Sales Representatives

We are seeking seasoned professionals to join YourTango as independent sales representatives. Positions available in Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, New York and Texas.

You will be responsible for originating and closing digital ad sales and sponsorships, including creating sales strategies and proposals for new accounts, with the goal of driving significant revenue and establishing our leadership within the love and relationships category.  

You will need to identify, develop, pitch, and execute a variety of ad sales initiatives, which will include the leveraging of video inventory via overlay/in-stream units, sponsored interactive applications, branded entertainment (video and written), along with selling display ads, skins, specific channels, and newsletters.

The ideal candidate possesses a proven ability to initiate, develop, and close online sales; a positive, energetic attitude, and a creative, entrepreneurial spirit.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Originate, manage and scale a revenue pipeline with advertisers, agencies, and partners
  • Cultivate and pitch leads, draft proposals, negotiate terms, secure signed insertion orders
  • Develop and maintain a prospecting and targeting system and provide weekly/monthly pipeline reporting to the CEO
  • Formulate and implement innovative sponsorship packages that maximize revenue opportunities with brands and agencies
  • Drive results in a fast paced, resource-conscious environment with creativity and a solutions-based style

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 8 years in media sales
  • Worked successfully in a small company, entrepreneurial environment; must be a self-starter
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work effectively and cross-functionally with all levels of management and staff
  • Upbeat, entrepreneurial attitude
  • An aggressive and creative approach to sales
  • A strong desire to help build a rapidly growing media brand
  • Strong contacts with agencies and directly with a host of advertisers, including deep relationships in one or more of the following categories

    • Beauty
    • Fashion, jewelry, accessories
    • Food/CPG
    • Automotive
    • Home related
    • Liquor
    • Financial Services
    • Travel
    • Communication & consumer electronics

Role begins on a freelance/commission basis but offers possibility of a full time position.

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@yourtango.com to the attention of Andrea Miller.


 
Freelance Web Producers

We are seeking freelance web producers to create content on our Drupal-based platform. This position involves taking already-existing content and inserting it into our system, making sure to fix formatting and to insert heds, deks, categories, tags, etc. The producers would also be responsible for conducting photo research, resizing and cropping images and uploading them to our site.

Requirements:

  • Experience with CMS
  • Familiarity with online media (basic HTML, knowledge of SEO)
  • Photoshop or other photo editing experience

This is an off-site position. You must be able to commit to 10 hours a week. If you're interested in applying, please send your resume and cover letter (as UNZIPPED files) to jobs@yourtango.com, to the attention of Kristine.


 
Editorial Interns
YourTango is looking for an ambitious and creative intern within the continental United States for an Editor/Content Management internship. You will be working closely with our YourTango Experts content management team and surrounded by creative professionals. We have ambitious plans, so if you have an entrepreneurial spirit, love to write and have a strong editorial eye - we'd love to talk.

YourTango is a cutting-edge website about love and relationships with a large and growing audience. We are looking for someone to assist us with our content for our latest service launch, YourTango Experts, our channel dedicated to relationship experts. You will work side-by-side with our content management team on writing/editing and strategies that increases the visibility, membership and traffic for YourTango Experts.

Responsibilities:
● Write and edit for YourTango Expert profiles and articles
● Organize and aggregating writing from multiple sources
● Research new writing ideas for outreach to YourTango Experts
● Increase user engagement, expand our social reach and build buzz for YourTango Experts
● Assist in the creation of content campaigns

Qualifications:
Our ideal candidate is someone with:
● Good spelling, grammar and typing skills
● A background in journalism or related field
● Some experience and a comfort level with social media tools and techniques
● Stellar interpersonal and communication skills
● A natural sense of urgency; ability to juggle many initiatives at the same time
● Willingness to experiment & is self-driven

Requirements:
This internship is a 4 month commitment of 22-25 hours per week (during regular business hours EST).
There is a small stipend payable at the end of the internship period. 
You must be located within the continental U.S.
Available part of the internship to come into the office in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan (preference)

If you're interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and the internship your are applying for in UNZIPPED files.  Please include any examples of your work in an e-mail to tinag@yourtango.com to the attention of Tina.


 
Video Production Interns
YourTango is looking for an ambitious and creative intern (within the continental United States) for a our digital video production unit internship. You will be working closely with our team and surrounded by creative professionals. We have ambitious plans, so if you have an entrepreneurial spirit and love digital video production.

YourTango is a cutting-edge website about love and relationships with a large and growing audience. We are looking for someone to assist us with our digital video production for our latest service launch, YourTango Experts, our channel dedicated to relationship experts.

Qualifications:
Our ideal candidate is someone with:
● In the New York city area and can come into our office a few days a week
● Able to interact face-to-face with our video team on a regular basis
● Stellar interpersonal and communication skills
● A natural sense of urgency; ability to juggle many initiatives at the same time
● Willingness to experiment & is self-driven
● Camera operating and technical abilities
● Experience with grip and lighting work
● Research and good writing skills
● Previous video production skills requested but not required
● Familiarity with motion graphics and color correction software
● Familiarity with sound production
● Familiarity with both Mac and PC

Responsibilities:
● marketing and promotion of video properties online via YouTube, social media sites and others
● updating and maintaining spreadsheet of all digital video properties
● uploading of videos
● organization of video equipment
● assisting with shoots
● collaboration in the creative process
● digitizing tapes, etc.

Requirements:
This internship is a 4-month commitment of 20-25 hours per week (during regular business hours Eastern time).
There is a small stipend payable at the end of the internship period. 
You must be located within the continental U.S.
Available part of the internship to come into the office in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan

If you're interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and the internship your are applying for in UNZIPPED files.  Please include any examples of your work in an e-mail to tinag@yourtango.com to the attention of Tina.


Social Media Interns

This is a VIRTUAL Internship...you may work from any location in the Continental USA.

YourTango is looking for an ambitious and creative intern for a Social Media internship. You will be working closely with our marketing team and surrounded by creative professionals. We have ambitious plans, so if you have an entrepreneurial spirit and love sales and marketing - we'd love to talk.

YourTango is a cutting-edge website about love and relationships with a large and growing audience. We are looking for someone to assist us with our marketing outreach for our latest service launch, YourTango Experts, our channel dedicated to relationship experts.  You will work side-by-side with our sales and marketing team to execute a comprehensive marketing strategy that increases the visibility, membership and traffic for YourTango Experts.  

Qualifications:
Our ideal candidate is someone with:
● A background in marketing or related field
● Experience and a comfort level with social media tools and techniques
● Stellar interpersonal and communication skills
● A natural sense of urgency; ability to juggle many initiatives at the same time
● Willingness to experiment & is self-driven

Responsibilities:
● management of our Social Media profiles and programs
● establish new online relationships
● research new marketing ideas and opportunities
● increase user engagement, expand our social reach and build buzz for YourTango Experts
● assist in creation of marketing campaigns
● identify, monitor, "befriend" and post comments on external blogs/forums where appropriate
● experiment with new & alternative ways to leverage social media activities
● monitor trends in social media tools and applications and appropriately apply them


Requirements:
This internship is a 4 month commitment of 22-25 hours per week (during regular business hours Eastern time).
There is a small stipend payable at the end of the internship period. 
You must be located within the continental U.S.

If you're interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and the internship your are applying for in UNZIPPED files.  Please include any examples of your work in an e-mail to tinag@yourtango.com to the attention of Tina.


Sales, Marketing & Projects Interns

This is a VIRTUAL Internship...you may work from any location in the Continental USA.

YourTango is looking for an ambitious and creative intern for a Sales/Marketing internship. You will be working closely with our marketing team and surrounded by creative professionals. We have ambitious plans, so if you have an entrepreneurial spirit and love sales and marketing - we'd love to talk.

YourTango is a cutting-edge website about love and relationships with a large and growing audience. We are looking for someone to assist us with our marketing outreach for our latest service launch, YourTango Experts, our channel dedicated to relationship experts.  You will work side-by-side with our sales and marketing team to execute a comprehensive marketing strategy that increases the visibility, membership and traffic for YourTango Experts.  

Qualifications:
Our ideal candidate is someone with:
● A background in sales and marketing
● Experience and a comfort level with social media tools and techniques
● Stellar interpersonal and communication skills
● A natural sense of urgency; ability to juggle many initiatives at the same time
● Willingness to experiment & is self-driven

Responsibilities:
● Use a CRM system like Sales Force
● Research new marketing ideas and opportunities
● Assist in creation of marketing campaigns
● Identify lead sources and generate new leads
● Experiment with new & alternative ways to market  

Requirements:
This internship is a 4 month commitment of 22-25 hours per week (during regular business hours EST).
There is a small stipend payable at the end of the internship period. 
You must be located within the continental U.S.

If you're interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and the internship your are applying for in UNZIPPED files.  Please include any examples of your work in an e-mail to tinag@yourtango.com to the attention of Tina.

Community & Social Media Interns

YourTango.com, an online magazine about love and relationships for women that receives 6 million unique visitors a month, is seeking a digital editorial and marketing intern to help grow its online audience.

All work will be done remotely during week day business hours and intern will need access to his/her own computer and Internet in order to complete the internship.

Duties Include:
-Help optimize YourTango.com’s content for search engine rankings by creating internal and external article links
Assist in optimizing traffic YourTango.com sends to and receives from partner sites, such as Yahoo! Shine, Huffington Post, The Daily Beast, and more
-Create and format photo galleries and other content on YourTango.com
-Help list site Experts in Google places for search
-Interns with previous journalism or writing skills may also contribute and write articles
-Updating spreadsheets and assisting the Audience Development Manager with organizational tasks

Required Skills & Experience:
Seeking someone who’s excited to learn about the digital media business and help grow our brand!
Ideally a Marketing or Communications student, or a Journalism student with strong web skills
Must be an avid social media user (ie Facebook, Yourtube, Digg, Pinterest, etc.)
Must be highly analytical and feel comfortable using Excel and other data analyzing software

Commitment:
This internship is a 4 month commitment of at least 20 hours a week. Stipend included upon successful completion of internship. YourTango offers either college credit or a stipend of $500 for 4-5 months part time.

If you're interested in applying, please send your resume, cover letter and the internship your are applying for in UNZIPPED files.  Please include any examples of your work in an e-mail to tinag@yourtango.com to the attention of Tina.