Reedsy

Creatives Community Relations at Reedsy

London, Western Europe, Remote · Full Time

We are a fast-growing startup in the publishing space, recognized as one of the most exciting companies in the space. We're a team of 10 and speak 8 languages. Come build the future of this industry with us.

Job Description

*About Reedsy
We connect human creativity and technology to publish brilliant books.

Authors and publishers come to Reedsy to work with the world's best publishing professionals (the likes of Stephen King's designer, Neil Gaiman's editor or Walter Isaacson's publicist) and produce high-quality books.

As of today, our community counts about 500 professionals, all coming from the best publishing houses, and over 25,000 authors. The company won the Bookseller award of the best publishing startup of 2015.

Reedsy is part of Seedcamp (#1 tech startup accelerator in Europe) and won the Bookseller award of the best publishing startup of 2015. The company is based in London and funded by Europe's top business angels and VC funds.

You want to take over the publishing world? Cool, keep reading!

*Job Description
Your role is to build relationships with creative publishing professionals (editors, designers, marketers, publicists, ghostwriters, translators, etc.) and help them adopt Reedsy.

You will:
- reach out to top creative professionals and present Reedsy to them;
- contribute to curating our marketplace: Reedsy accepts 1-3% of all applications submitted by professionals in order to offer a high-quality service;
- optimize the balance between supply and demand by crunching data and following KPIs;
- follow requests for publishing services sent by our clients to our professionals;
- build customer funnels (design emails and in-app messages) to reactivate users and introduce Reedsy's features to them;
- more generally, offer support to Reedsy users.

*Person Specification:
- Analytical mind
- Familiarity with Google Analytics and other analytics tools
- Great understanding of on-boarding and conversion rate optimization (CRO) techniques
- Customer support experience
- Strong writing skills
- Native-level English speaker

*Bonus Points
- Previous experience working for a marketplace and/or in a creative industry
- A good dose of ambition, as well as a great sense of humour
- Fluent in French, Spanish or German

*How to Apply:
Make sure you've done some research about Reedsy and signed up to try the product at https://reedsy.com. Then, apply via AngelList detailing:
- why you find Reedsy interesting;
- why you'd be a good fit;
- which media/publishing company you admire and why.

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What We're Building

Reedsy is where authors and publishers meet the world's best publishing professionals to create high-quality books.

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Example of a book created using the Reedsy Book Editor, our book production tool.
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Emmanuel Nataf
Co-Founder @Reedsy, startup lover and street photographer.
Ricardo Fayet
Co-founder at Reedsy. Startup and publishing industry enthousiast. Soccer analyst as a hobby.
Vincent Durand
Co-Founder / CTO @Reedsy. Ruby/Rails developer, AngularJS enthusiastic and Automation addict.
Alana Massey
Journalist and author with dark, twisted fantasy of writing branded content. Lover of cats, champagne, books, and money.
Pedro Machado Santa
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Have Questions? Ask Us Anything

What are some of the toughest engineering problems Reedsy is facing now?
We're building a pretty awesome book production tool that uses operation transformations (OT) with shareJS. It's got the look and feel of Medium but designed for books. It exports perfectly formatted EPUB and PDF files. There's many more features to add. You can see the current version here: https://reedsy.com/write-a-book
Emmanuel Nataf
Founder at Reedsy
How many people are you hiring in the next year?
Whenever we find talented people, we try to hire them :).
Emmanuel Nataf
Founder at Reedsy

Our Investors

Nenad Marovac
Managing Partner at @DN Capital • Investor @Fnbox, @Apsmart
Frederic Court
Founder of @Felix Capital . Backing passionate tech entrepreneurs & loving it. Digital Lifestyle focus ie @La Ruche qui dit Oui ! @Farfetch @Olapic @Unmade
Benjamin Yoskovitz
Founding Partner @HighlineBeta. Ex VP Product @VarageSale. Previously @GoInstant (acq. by $CRM). Author: Lean Analytics. Founding Partner at @Year One Labs.
Alexandre Covello
Tech Investor at AngelsCube
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