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Wayfair Communications Editor - Brand/PR Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><strong>Communications Editor - Brand/PR Manager </strong></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Wayfair is seeking an experienced writer to join its Corporate Communications team. This role is an exciting opportunity to map out an editorial vision and bring the Wayfair brand to life through storytelling that communicates and reinforces the company's values, mission and unique strengths across a variety of audiences.&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">A successful candidate will be an energetic and highly-motivated leader who thrives in a fast-paced environment and can balance concurrent projects under tight deadlines. Candidates should be inherently curious and self-driven with a passion for branding and corporate storytelling and an ability to drive consensus and action. The candidate should have exceptional writing and copy editing skills and experience setting and driving an editorial strategy.&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><strong>What You’ll Do:</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with senior leadership to scope out and define an editorial strategy for Wayfair’s internal and external content channels.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Build communications strategies for major brand campaigns and initiatives; driving content that fuels earned media </span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">In alignment with Wayfair’s Brand team, develop editorial standards for contributed content and provide oversight to ensure all content aligns with editorial strategy, brand platform, and vision.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Define processes for content development and manage a global editorial calendar</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with key stakeholders and leaders across the business to source and write compelling stories that bring the Wayfair brand to life.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with Corporate Responsibility, Culture &amp; Inclusion and a variety of other teams to bring to life Wayfair’s initiatives spanning charitable giving and community engagement as well as sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaborate cross functionally to establish processes for content contributors and for content review and oversight.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop the measurement infrastructure to track brand perception and impact.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Uphold high editorial standards to ensure high quality content and alignment with brand pillars and corporate communications messaging and priorities.</span></li>

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<p><strong>What You’ll Need:</strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or a related field</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">8-12 years of relevant experience (corporate communications, public relations, brand management, etc.)</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated mastery of end-to-end content creation</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Executive presence and comfort working with C-level leaders&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strong project management skills and ability to prioritize and execute efficiently when priorities shift</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Energized by working cross-functionally and building strong partnerships</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Self-starter focused on delivering results - never satisfied with the status quo</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Grasps new information, recognizes own strengths and weaknesses, pursues self-development, and seeks feedback</span></li>

</ul><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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