Community Director - Remote at VerticalScope

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VerticalScope is seeking a director of online communities to develop, grow, and improve our portfolio of 1,600+ enthusiast forums into top-ranking discussion venues of choice.

As Community Director, you will help scale, coach, and foster a staff of professional Community Managers charged with keeping forums safe, civil, and secure. You will lead directorial oversight of the Community Management department and integrate with Product, Engineering, Commerce, and Sales to ensure our communities are well-served.

Develop Community Management department goals, strategies, and guidelines.
Build and scale a department of professional Community Managers, including oversight, coaching, and performance management of the team.
Monitor, measure, and report on community health metrics, KPI, and OKRs.
Stay informed with respect to the industry, best practices, and emerging opportunities.
Develop and implement new strategies and initiatives that improve community health, retention, and growth across the platform.
Package and presentation of content from our communities for stakeholders and partners.

Minimum of 7 years of Community Management in a professional setting.
Proven track record of hiring and developing community management staff.
Impeccable communications and writing skills.
Outstanding interpersonal skills.
Passion for online community management as a discipline and practice.
Strong organizational leadership capability with exceptional strategic and operational problem-solving skills.
Mediation, presentation, and moderation experiences are a major plus.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties as negotiated and ad hoc projects to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

VerticalScope Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, ancestry, colour, race, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family or marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation or any other protected ground or social area according to Human Rights laws in Canada.

If you require disability related accommodation during the application, recruitment and interview process, please let us know and we will work with you to make all possible adjustments to suit your needs.

Though we are only able to respond to applicants that are being considered for an actively open position, we sincerely thank all applicants who are interested in working with us and are glad to hear from you.