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Brand Experiences Assistant

Location: Tasting Table Headquarters in Soho, Manhattan, New York

TastingTable.com is looking for an assistant to help support the brand experiences team at our New York City headquarters. If you have a strong interest in the digital media industry, a hunger to succeed in a startup environment and a passion for food, we want to hear from you!

This full-time position requires an obsessive attention to detail, excellent research and writing skills and a positive, go-getter attitude. Motivation, resourcefulness and enthusiasm are musts: Much of the projects are time-sensitive, so prioritization and time-management skills are essential to maintain efficiency. The Brand Experiences Assistant reports to the Senior Events Manager and will serve a vital role in coordination of events and custom brand activations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting in the day-to-day aspects of activations in multiple markets, including pre-event logistics, event promotion & marketing, vendor relations, on-site execution and post project recaps and surveys
  • Oversee production of co-branded printed collateral
  • Recruit and manage program/event volunteers
  • Fulfill necessary administrative responsibilities, include meeting scheduling, travel planning, expense reporting and vendor payments

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1 - 2 years experience in communications, events, or project management
  • STRONG attention to detail
  • A willingness to get your hands dirty and a can-do attitude
  • Energetic, personable and good-humored
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, including perfect grammar/punctuation/diction when writing copy
  • Ability to think both creatively and strategically in a fast paced environment
  • Advanced computer knowledge (Mac experience preferred), including Google Docs, Photoshop, Pages, Keynote, and general Internet savvy
  • A self-starter mentality with a solid sense of judgement
  • Bachelor's degree

 

To apply, please fill out this form. If we think you may be a fit, we will contact you for an interview.


E-Commerce Editor

Location: Tasting Table Headquarters in SoHo, Manhattan, New York.

TastingTable.com, the website and daily email devoted to the best of food and drink culture, has an opening for an E-Commerce Editor in its New York City headquarters.

The E-Commerce Editor will produce food- and drink-related shopping content and gift guides for the website, as well as assist the editorial team as a whole.

Responsibilities:

  • Producing smart, engaging and useful product-oriented content covering all areas of food and drink (cookware, tabletop, bar gear, book reviews and more)
  • Working closely with the Managing Editor to help conceive, research and execute product- and gift-related stories and special features
  • Calling in products to test and shoot, as well as returning them to vendors
  • Maintaining a database of products and contacts for all features
  • Supporting the editorial team with additional research, fact-checking, writing and production work
  • Representing the publication as a member of the editorial team
  • Contributing any brainstorming required to support all of the Tasting Table teams/departments in pursuit of creating and maintaining a high-quality digital epicurean brand

 

Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree
  • Whip-smart researcher
  • Previous e-commerce/product review experience preferred
  • Editorial experience, especially if related to writing about food, restaurants and drinks
  • Familiar with the Tasting Table editorial voice and style
  • Strong attention to detail, verging on obsession to re-check your work twice before becoming comfortable that the work is right.
  • Graceful under pressure
  • Superb communication skills
  • Multi-tasker
  • Intense interest in food and drink
  • Mac savvy / generally "digitally minded" and active on social media
  • Profoundly incredible Googling capabilities
  • Fun, funny, easygoing but deadline driven and committed to delivering on time and beyond expectation

 

To apply, please submit your resume to ecommerce@tastingtable.com. If we think you may be a fit, we will contact you for an interview.

 


Partnerships Intern

Location: Tasting Table Headquarters in Soho, Manhattan, New York

TastingTable.com, the daily email publication devoted to the best of food and drink culture, is seeking an intern in New York City for the Partnership Marketing role. This paid internship will focus on the business side of our operations, specifically Tasting Table's brand partnerships team. This intern will support the team's efforts to develop and maintain third party partnerships with the purpose of acquiring subscribers.

Potential interns should be willing to commit to coming to the Tasting Table office in Soho at least 20 hours Monday through Friday for a duration of four months: February 2015 - May 2015.

This position requires an obsessive attention to detail, excellent research and writing skills with a positive, go-getter attitude. Motivation, resourcefulness and enthusiasm are musts as many of the projects are time-sensitive, so prioritization and time-management skills are essential to maintain efficiency.

Interested candidates do not need to be students in order to apply, but Tasting Table will work with college students on the process of doing the internship for school credit.

Responsibilities

  • Supporting the workflow of marketing campaigns, both for Tasting Table and brand partners, to ensure they are executed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Assisting in copywriting for marketing programs including proofreading to ensure final materials are within brand guidelines and messaging
  • Tracking, monitoring and reporting results to evaluate and improve the efficiencies of the marketing campaigns and channels used
  • Creating meeting agendas/recaps/call sheets as well as daily reports
  • Identifying partners with like-minded digital properties
  • Researching competitive initiatives and key trends
  • Ad hoc projects to streamline business operation functions within the Marketing Team

 

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the digital food and drink space and a passion for media
  • A love for talking to and meeting new people
  • Advanced computer knowledge (Mac experience preferred), including Google Docs, Photoshop, and general Internet savvy
  • Strong analytical skills and proficiency with Excel
  • Exceptional organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment; setting priorities and meeting deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, including perfect grammar/punctuation/diction when writing copy
  • Self-starter who can work both independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to think both creatively and strategically

 

To apply, please complete this form and send your resume to partnerintern@tastingtable.com with the subject line: 2015 Winter Partnership Intern.