NBC Universal Category Editor - Cake Decorating & Baking in Denver, Colorado

Job Number 36162BR

Job Title Category Editor - Cake Decorating & Baking

Business Segment Cable Entertainment

Sub-Business Craftsy

Posting Category Content Acquisition

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province Colorado

City Denver


Role Purpose

The category editor is responsible for the research, acquisition, development and positioning of digital content in front of the Craftsy customer. The category editor serves to be an expert in cake decorating and baking and prioritizes building strong relationships with experts and staying on top of emerging trends. The category editor works to ensure paid and free content merchandised by Craftsy is differentiated and on brand.


● Research, scope, acquire, and design content across cake decorating and baking which reflects core Craftsy brand attributes, especially expertise, tone and detail of instruction

● Distinguish between audience subsets in cake decorating and baking, understanding what’s core for each and designing content to support those varied constituencies

● Develop contributing editor networks in cake decorating and baking, and leverage those networks to fuel innovation which supports Craftsy’s strategic goals, identifying the right talent considering the goals of each unique product

● Collaborate with subject matter experts to create long-form video content products and supporting print materials

● Collaborate with cross-functional teams to pitch new content formats, frames and structures to support business objectives and new business models

● Serve as a cake decorating and baking resource throughout the organization

● Collaborate with eCommerce to ensure synergy between digital and physical offerings

Collaborate with business development to ensure that category-specific partnerships are smoothly executed


Basic Qualifications

● College degree

● Experience designing, teaching and/or writing informational, how-to or educational content

● Demonstrated editorial expertise in an elite online environment

● Flexibility, ability to work across multiple organizational functions with distinct goals

● Ability to independently manage multiple tasks and deadlines

● Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain relationships with various subject matter experts

Eligibility Requirements

● Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

● Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice as needed

● Must be willing to work in Denver, CO

● Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Desired Characteristics

● Professional expertise or a personal passion for cake decorating and baking

● Excellent verbal and written communication skills

● Strong quantitative skills and negotiation ability

● Excellent organizational skills

● Desire to build and maintain strong talent or subject matter expert relationships

● Direct, clear and effective communications style

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