Learning Content Manager
Purpose is the future of work, and Imperative, a B Corp, is the pioneer and leader in helping employers attract and unleash their purpose-oriented professionals. Launched in 2014, we have partnered with employers like Starbucks, Zillow, Ernst & Young, Sony, PwC, Campbell's Soup and VF Corporation, and a diverse group of non-profit organizations in everything from animal welfare to human rights to create their own purpose movements. Our purpose assessments and technology platform have been used by hundreds of thousands of professionals seeking to maximize workplace fulfillment - taking employee engagement to the next level. Co-founded by Aaron Hurst, founder of the Taproot Foundation and author of “The Purpose Economy”, Imperative was a TED Prize finalist and has been featured in publications from the New York Times to Fast Company. At our office, we work with purpose.
About the Role
We are seeking a purpose-driven Learning Content Manager with a track record of audience and content development.They will help boost the fulfillment and performance of progressive workplaces by creating compelling learning materials, including: training materials, marketing E-books, internal product copy, adult peer coaching guides and SaaS product emails. An ability to translate organization requirements into cohesive content copy and strategy is ideal. A background in education (adult learning) and technology would be useful in this exciting and challenging position.
You will play a vital role in helping us grow as part of an intellectually curious team who care deeply about their work, each other, and Imperative. You will thrive at Imperative in this role if you are high energy, love a challenge, are goal oriented, and gain deep satisfaction from building lifetime relationships. You are self-motivated, are a culture carrier, and help bring out the best in other people. You think creatively and strategically, and act with passion. Lastly- you have a passion for adult learning and an ability to scale a team of contract content writers.
What You Will Gain
Relationships: You will work directly with thought leader and CEO Aaron Hurst, alongside a smart and passionate team of people leading a movement to discover purpose at work.
Impact: You will create content that is leading the new purpose economy and helping organizations transform the employee experience. You will help lead the purpose movement at Imperative, and contribute to the larger purpose movement in society. You will help lead the development of the purpose community, as well as design and develop content and methodologies to grow your capacity as a way to further scale your impact.
Growth: You will learn how to work cross-departmentally and directly under the direction of our CEO/thought leader. Content is being used externally with 100's of purpose-driven organizations and thru LinkedIn, Keynotes, etc. You will become one of the top experts on purpose at work, and learn about the latest in the world of learning & development and fulfillment in the workplace.
- 5 years relevant experience, including adult learning, product & excellent writing skills
- Ability to think strategically
- Creative, design writing background
- Experience in HR or Learning and Development space
- Tech platform experience preferred
- Very high quality writing skills- you will need to submit writing sample
- Startup experience a bonus
- Excited to systematize content and write copy
- Adobe skills a plus
- Instructional Design experience a plus
We are based in Novel Office in bustling Pioneer Square. Benefits begin on your first day: health,
dental, vision, optional 401k enrollment, unlimited vacation days. Dog friendly offices!
Any applicants who don't submit a cover letter expressing why they want to join Imperative and why
they are a great fit will not be considered. Please be prepared to submit a writing sample for this position.
At Imperative, we celebrate difference, we support workplace authenticity, and we thrive on diverse viewpoints for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Imperative does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.