Our mission.As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.
We are a rapidly growing and focused product team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, make it easy to apply, research companies, and connect qualified candidates to their job openings. With product teams in Austin, Tokyo, Seattle, San Francisco, Singapore and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.
Brand Systems is an interdisciplinary team of interaction and visual designers, animators, writers, and technologists. Working with teams across the company, we’re driving Indeed’s first comprehensive brand initiative and defining the core creative identity expression throughout the product experience.
As the bridge between UX, Product and Marketing, we work on evolving Indeed’s look and feel, amplifying our brand narrative and ensuring our core values shine through everything Indeed creates. This is the most exciting time to build the brand story through our product experience and we’re seeking truly awesome, unbelievably talented makers to join us.
Manage a talented group of product content strategists, copywriters, editors, and freelance writers under the Brand Systems team
Lead a team of talented of writers and content strategists under the UX organization to define the quality of written content and establish brand voice/tone across the product experience
Build the foundational brand narrative of our content experience alongside our cross-functional peers in UX, Product and Marketing, establishing guidance and core principles to drive consistency across the company.
Inspire a network of content strategists and writers globally and build a unified culture around creative and strategic content creation at Indeed.
Promote design-centric content strategy and thought leadership internally throughout the company and externally through content communities.
Proactively partner with both product and marketing teams to ensure our voice and narrative is consistent across multiple touchpoints
Execute on a 6 month, 1 year and 2 year vision for a content strategy that connects job seekers with employers through a cohesive narrative and consistent voice that expresses Indeed’s brand identity.
Identify opportunities and create standards for expressing our brand through content in both functional and expressive moments in the user journey, including UI microcopy, landing pages, emails, blogs, etc.
Partner with Marketing, Product and User Research to make decisions guided by the needs of our users and designed to enhance the the end-to-end content experience
Use quantitative studies to understand business impact and measure progress.
Lead the next evolution of our UX publication, Indeed.Design, establishing us a thought leader in the UX/Design industry and share our brand story
Craft a year-long vision for a publication strategy for our Indeed.Design publication with our editors, copywriters and designers.
Develop streamlined editorial process for researching new stories, identifying relevant subjects, building cultural relationships across all of our global UX/Design offices (AUS, SFO, TOK), and ensuring alignment with Marketing, Legal, and other internal stakeholders.
Create promotion plan for the publication through social media outlets, outside publications, hosted events, external speaking engagements
Elevate the quality and craft of our content strategists and copywriters to create an inspiring environment and delivery of timely projects
Support and guide product teams in the development of content strategy through collaboration on projects, workshop, training and/or office hours
Collaborate with our Design Program Manager and Creative Director on project priorities and develop high-level quarterly OKRs for the team
Drive weekly writing workshops with writing team to focus on building craft, mentoring through 1:1s and up-leveling the overall quality of our writing in brainstorm discussions with designers
Focus on development for writing team and identify workshops, conferences, training, etc. to enhance the craft of their work and establish a network of peers
You’ll have experience with global brands and/or world-class agencies:
5+ years leading marketing and/or product-specific content teams
5+ years practicing content strategy in multiple areas (brand, product, editorial)
Experience in process-driven tools and/or workflows that accelerate productivity
Proven ability to drive consensus and collaborate successfully with senior stakeholders and cross-functional partners in a fast-paced environment
Passion for Indeed’s mission to help people get jobs
Portfolio showcasing recent content-directed projects.
Degree in Human Computer Interaction, Information Design, Graphic Design, or a related design or behavioral science discipline.
At the core of our culture is a commitment to serving our users. We can embrace disagreement because we’re united in doing what’s best for customers. We can take risks and make mistakes because we’re constantly testing, learning, and improving. Our people bring a wide range of perspectives, experiences, talents, temperaments, and backgrounds to the table, and bring their whole selves to work.
Design what matters most: how the world works.
Indeed is a conversation about jobs, companies, salaries, skills, locations, benefits, culture, your past jobs and your future. Being a part of our design community, you’ll be shaping the conversation we have with millions of people and considering how we connect in a meaningful way in the lives of Job Seekers and Employers.
Life and work balanced — We trust our employees to manage their time in a way that works best for them. We're proud to offer an open vacation policy to full time Indeedians across the globe.
Relaxed offices, serious mission — Our work environments feature collaborative team spaces, private areas to focus, and a casual dress code. Which means if you're looking to enjoy open offices or open toed shoes, this is the place.
Healthy in body and mind — Going beyond the usual medical, dental and vision coverage, Indeed offers incentive programs, wellness and fitness classes to keep you moving forward.
Delicious food — Catered meals, endless snacks, and a bevy of drink options help make sure you have hydration and fuel for your creative fire.
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Indeed is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.