RRE is hiring a Head of Community

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RRE is hiring one lucky and talented person to lead RRE’s efforts around community, research and content. We’re looking for someone who is insanely passionate about digital media, a natural community organizer and a life long overachiever. This person cannot follow the traditional VC playbook.  Going against the grain and challenging the status quo is a must.  If you want to help shape a great fund and contribute to the NYC tech ecosystem then you’ve come to the right place. Oh and one last thing: this person will get to work with me every day!  Here are all the deets: 

Roles & Responsibilities 

  • Work closely with the partnership to help craft long-term community strategy and roadmap
  • Manage RRE’s social media channels including Twitter, LinkedIn, Slideshare and others
  • Ownership of RRE.com   
  • Plan, coordinate and execute events for the RRE portfolio and the NYC tech ecosystem
  • Implement a variety of scalable content marketing programs
  • Establish PR goals, strategies and tactics for RRE with emphasis on tech media
  • Monitor, track and share press around RRE and the portfolio 
  • Establish thought leadership on current trends in tech and NYC

Ideal Qualifications 

  • BS / BA degree
  • 2-3 years experience in a community or marketing role at an early stage company
  • Powerful network within NYC tech 
  • Active online presence and familiarity with social media (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, WordPress, etc.)
  • Results oriented, energetic and focused with a strong desire to learn and succeed
  • Excellent writing skills; experience blogging and/or editing 
  • Must be extremely detail oriented with superior organizational skills
  • Ability to develop creative solutions and innovative programs 
  • Work ethic like the Energizer Bunny
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team 
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, startup environment
  • Demonstrated passion for technology, social media, digital media, content marketing and branding

The Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Insurance – medical, dental and vision
  • Simple vacation policy: be reasonable 
  • Fun corporate culture
  • Based in NYC
  • Starts immediately 

Your Application (Limit: Two Pages)

  • A brief bio
  • LinkedIn profile
  • Social media presence
  • Other work (hacks, designs, blog posts, etc.) 
  • How would you approach the first 90 days?  
  • What are some idea to build community within the portfolio and the NYC ecosystem?  

Apply At: community@rre.com

About RRE Ventures
RRE Ventures is among the largest and most active venture capital firms based in New York.  RRE focuses on early stage technology investments across a diversified range of sectors and industries.  RRE has managed five funds since its inception in 1994, with $1.03 billion under management and investments in over 200 portfolio companies. Active investments include Makerbot, Buzzfeed, Kik, Sailthru, Braintree, Paperless Post, Bark Co., and OnDeck Capital. 

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