Helpful

A human-centered approach to improving the online shopping experience.

Jun 07, 2022
Full time
$85,000 - $110,000 yearly
Helpful
Helpful   is a well-funded online media startup. We’re building a publishing platform to power a collection of consumer advocacy web properties with dynamic comparison features. Our editorial team is a small group of freelance writers so far, but we plan to add 2 in-house writers, a total of 4–5 freelancers, and an assigning editor this year, with plans to scale to multiple websites and 20–30 editorial team members over the course of a few years. This role will report to our VP of Content and Creative, Vilja Johnson ( LinkedIn profile ). About the job We’re in the exciting, initial phase of building our editorial content, and we’re looking for an experienced manager with strong strategic thinking and an eye for quality to oversee our editorial team. As our first managing editor, you’ll have significant influence on early decisions and play an important role in scaling the content to handle our initial site launch this year. Here’s what you’d be working on:...
Jun 07, 2022
Full time
$80,000 - $115,000 yearly
Helpful Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Bring order and purpose to our product design and engineering operations. About the team Helpful is a well-funded online media startup. Our product team is a small but mighty team of 3 engineers and 1 designer so far and we plan to add 3-4 more to the group this year. This role will report to our Chief Strategy Officer, Aaron Gunderson ( LinkedIn profile ) with a dotted line to our Engineering Director, Alex Young ( LinkedIn profile ). About the job We’ve got big ambitions and lofty ideas and we’re looking for someone who would relish the opportunity to break these down into bite-size, workable chunks. We’re still in the forming phase, so there’s lots of room to establish cultural rhythms and lightweight processes. Here’s what you’d be working on in your first 90 days and beyond: Capturing all product requirements from stakeholders and leading discussions on their acceptance criteria Developing a prioritization framework that helps us do the most important...