DoStuff • Content Manager, Do617

About DoStuff:

DoStuff’s mission is to get people to attend more live events. It makes them happier and local entertainment scenes stronger. We're committed to driving success for our users, our partners, and ourselves. Our values - ownership, trust, optimism, curiosity, enjoyment, and a touch of craziness – fuel our ambition to become the largest driver of event attendees in the world. We believe in seeing challenges and tackling them head-on, never giving up, and working together to build innovative solutions.

DoStuff runs 22 local event guides (Do617, Do312, DoNYC, DoLA, etc.) and a Ticket Membership that drives millions of event attendees a year. Our local teams make us a trusted part of the local scene, and our tech platform ensures we’re introducing people to the best stuff to do.

This is a full-time remote position based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keeping in tune with the culture, events, and players in the scene across your city, ensuring this resonates across our platforms.

  • Oversee the market website and perform website maintenance (audit and curate daily events listings).

  • Be the voice of our Boston market on Instagram, Twitter, and other relevant platforms.

  • Curate and build daily newsletters that highlight just announced shows, Boston’s biggest giveaways, local arts and entertainment news and more.

  • Execute sold deliverables such as ticket giveaways, social media posts and sponsored newsletter inclusions.

  • Increase site traffic, email engagement and social media engagement.

  • Partner with local artists, venues, restaurants and hotels to build promotions.

  • Oversee editorial content production (creating city guides like "Best Patios", events roundups like "New Year's Eve Events & Parties" and more).

  • Work with the sales team to ensure that our writing sets them up for the best possible success.

  • Regularly report on all content initiatives: successes, failures, learnings.

You Are:

  • A Boston resident with a strong knowledge of local culture (concerts, happy hours, restaurants, etc).

  • A strong short-form writer with a defined voice.

  • Aware of more local, regional and national bands, artists and comedians than you can possibly name.

  • Detail-oriented. You can spot a typo before any of your friends.

  • Following the BEST people, bands and brands on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

  • Going out regularly -- to concerts, comedy, events, restaurants, happy hours and more.

  • In the flow of local news and culture.

  • Intrinsically motivated. You don’t need someone looking over your shoulder to be productive and efficient.

  • Regularly reading local music and culture websites.

  • Subscribed to (and enjoy reading) national and local email newsletters.

Bonus Points If You:

  • Already use DoStuff

  • Have music industry experience

  • Have digital marketing experience

  • Are a photographer

  • Have a proven track record of increasing digital audiences

  • Know your way around Google Analytics

  • Maintain badass social media accounts that we can check out

What We Offer:

  • The opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking team shaping the future of live events.

  • A culture that values innovation, teamwork, and a work-hard, play-hard ethos.

Does this sound like you? Send your resume to jobs@dostuffmedia.com and tell us why you should be DoStuff’s Content Manager!