About Outlier Ventures

Outlier Ventures is the largest Web 3 accelerator in the world. Founded in 2014, it works with startups at various stages of their lifecycle from pre-seed / seed (via Base Camp) to later stage about to launch (or live) token networks specialising in a New Data Economy, NFTs, and DeFi bringing together a network of 1,000 's of the world's leading web 3 founders, protocols, VCs to mentor, and invest.

About the role

Outlier Ventures are looking for a talented Head of Content to lead our company's content team. The successful candidate must possess excellent leadership qualities, with the ability to maximize the talents of their team. 

We are looking for someone with excellent storytelling and editorial skills to lead our content strategy and relentlessly deliver top-quality content that will engage people across the web3 ecosystem. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. The Head of Content will work closely with the CMO.

In addition to execution against deadlines, this role is responsible for setting content strategy. This role is expected to work collaboratively across the organisation. You must have a solid understanding of inbound marketing and demand generation.

The role is remote, but a successful candidate will need to work UK office hours.

The position is full-time.

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute content strategy for Outlier Ventures.
  • Manage a team of writers and content creators (audio/ video)
  • Create content programs - from newsletters, to articles and whitepapers, to podcast series & videos - aiming at educating people new to the web3 space and engaging our seasoned community of users
  • Craft and implement an editorial strategy to feed our content hub. 
  • Identify and pilot new content programs to keep engaging with Outliers wider audience and position our brand apart from competitors
  • Coordinate and align with the wider marketing team. Creative team to elevate design. Growth and Comms teams to increase content reach.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has exceptional storyteller, with outstanding written and verbal communication skills  
  • 10+ years of experience in some combination of relevant fields, i.e. creative production, content marketing, copywriting & editing 
  • Deep knowledge of web3 / crypto / NFT space. And the desire to continually learn more.
  • Degree in marketing, communications, English, journalism or related field 
  • Portfolio of content (i.e. published writing, web content, videos, slide content etc) and demonstrated excellence in content marketing (web3 portfolio a plus)
  • Ability to operate and excel at strategic as well as tactical levels. Willingness to roll up sleeves to get the job done 
  • Experience working cross-functionally with other functions 
  • Experience in defining and executing highly effective content marketing programs 
  • Track record for meeting deadlines and multitasking and prioritising projects in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

Package

Package is subject to relevant experience. It will bias towards performance related bonuses, including the opportunity to invest directly into token projects on the same terms as the Outlier Ventures partnership

What we can offer you*

  • Exposure to some of the most exciting businesses in the web 3.0 and blockchain space.
  • The ability to work with a broad variety of stakeholders around the world.
  • Full autonomy in your role and the opportunity to explore any areas of interest should it meet the vision of the business.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Discretionary bonus scheme.
  • 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Opportunity to invest directly into token projects on the same terms as the Outlier Ventures partnership

*availability subject to specific circumstances

 

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