Axiom Zen is an award-winning venture studio; we build products and experiences at the cutting edge of technology.
Our products have made “Best of the Year” lists (Apple; The Next Web), and are used by the world’s leading companies – including Adobe, Sony, Starbucks, Phillips, and SEGA – and the majority of NFL teams. In 2015, TIME, The New York Times, USA Today, and Wired all featured our work. Last year, our founder made the cover of Canadian Business' 2016 "Most Innovative Companies in Canada.”
Our next project is one of our most exciting: we're launching a well-funded international sports media property that will be experienced by millions. If you want to be a foundational member of the team, read on!
The Sports Content Strategist will leverage their sincere passion for all things sports to pursue partners, manage vendors, and create pitch-perfect proposals.
Numerous titles could apply to this role – Content Curator, Content Manager, Digital Producer, Editorial Manager, and even Editor-in-Chief – but whatever you call yourself, you will play an active part in shaping the content that defines our groundbreaking product.
Does this describe you?
You care about sports beyond the points scored in a game. Not only do you have proven experience reaching a sports-centric audience, you're excited about the future of sport and how you can help create it. Ideally, you have a network of contacts and vendors tied to this audience.
Working with a world-class team of engineers and designers to create a new digital home for sports, you will be responsible for establishing and maintaining content quality standards for our platform.
The Sports Content Strategist will:
We're eager to find the right person – as opposed to a specific set of qualifications – for a role this fundamental to our project's success.
That said, the Sports Content Strategist must possess:
How to Apply
Please apply via the form below with your resume, links to your social media profiles, your website (if you have one), and anything else you’d like us to see. We’d also like to see an article you have written about sports. Alternatively, send us your thoughts on how future sports content will be consumed (~200 words).
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Axiom Zen is a startup that builds startups. We specialize in new venture creation, taking ideas from paper to product-market fit. We have developed the people, processes, and perspectives necessary to successfully navigate the nexus where the latest advancements in design, engineering, and business intersect.
We believe traditional approaches to innovation have stopped working; the strategic landscape is changing too fast. By the time carefully-laid plans are implemented, they are already outdated. A successful endeavour doesn’t play catch-up!
Optimizing for impact often means working with emerging technologies (like VR and AI), but also includes advances in product, visual design, and even storytelling. Our team of fifty founder-quality engineers, designers, and product leads combine a wealth of experience from fast-growing startups as well as companies like Apple, Google, and SpaceX.
Salary and Benefits
Competitive salary, exceptional benefits, and generous stock / equity.
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