Should Linktree have a podcast? Should we have multiple podcasts? Who is on them? What are we talking about on them? What is our Clubhouse strategy? What if Facebook or Twitter launch audio-only platforms, are we prepared for that? Did we know it was coming?
The Podcast Producer will answer those questions, set the content strategies, brand and influencer partnerships, host, interview, moderate, and produce so that our user's ears are engaged at all times. Podcast Producer may not be the right title to cover all of those requirements so we are open to adapting that to the right person too!
Linktree, a rapidly growing tech company that started in Australia and has gone global. In 2020 alone we grew from 3 million to 10 million users and average over 30,000 new signups every day. We have a team of 2 in LA at the moment but are growing that team quickly and offer great flexibility in working from home from other locations and coming in to the office sometimes.
This role has broad responsibilities from audio content strategy, production to moderation. Ideally, you would be able to develop content plans for podcasts and newer formats like Clubhouse, establish partnerships, produce the content (including being a confident interviewer and moderator) to getting the content up on the relevant platforms.
This content would be to promote Linktree as a service, our founders & leaders, product features, our working culture, form part of content strategies for partnership launches - anything that engages and educates our users and potential users. While there is a broad set of responsibilities we are asking this role to cover, you won't be alone. We have specialist teams in social and brand marketing, product experts, and more that you will work with on a daily basis.
Must have experience that we are looking for:
In this role you will:
The key measurement for success in this role will be firstly establishing Linktree's audio presence and then growing the follower base across all relevant platforms and categories.
We hire with a people-first approach, so more importantly as a human, you will be collaborative, curious, enjoy solving complex problems and have empathy for the growing pains of a rapidly scaling startup.
Linktree's company culture and values are based around collaboration, diversity, inclusion, and flexibility. Those are all nice words but to give you some more specific examples:
The Linktree story:
We have grown quickly in 2020 and with more growth planned due to the continued expansion of our customer base around the world.
The Linktree journey begins in 2016 when co-founders Alex, Anthony and Nick were running a digital agency and using Instagram to make announcements about the artists they managed. Created as a side hustle to solve a simple problem, Linktree has well outgrown its roots, with over 10 million users worldwide, 20,000 + new signups every day, and over 120 million unique views per month. Paired with rapid growth, Linktree has recently garnered much attention in the tech world, earning 4th place on Fast Company's "10 most innovative social media companies of 2020".
The Linktree audience is broad, spanning publications, artists, celebrities, fashion and beauty influencers, YouTube stars, sports teams and household brands, right the way through to individuals with a side hustle and micro-influencers. Linktree subscribers include
Katy Perry, Selena Gomez, Pharrell, Jamie Oliver, HBO, Red Bull, Adult Swim, Patreon, Cara Delevingne, Comedy Central, Gordon Ramsay, Billabong…and many more!
If you are keen on what you've read, can you please send through examples of audio content you've produced with your resume.