AHAlife connects the best the world has to offer to the most discerning individuals from around the globe. We are revolutionizing the way brands and publishers engage with consumers by integrating the art of storytelling, commerce and social curation. Our mission is to allow consumers to discover the most inspiring content and products that help them live their lives to the fullest.
Founded in September 2010 by MIT engineer-turned commerce and media industry expert Shauna Mei, the company has grown quickly to over 40 employees. Investors include First Mark Capital, DCM, and Rakuten, board members include Deepak Chopra and former chairman of LVMH, Renaud Dutreil. Curators include industry experts such as Tim Gunn, chef Daniel Boulud, filmmaker Wendi Murdoch, model Iman, and designer Donna Karan.
AHAlife was recently named by Fast Company Magazine as one of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World of 2013.
We are a Series B funded start up backed by 2 venture-capital firms: First Mark Capital and DCM, along with investors from technology, fashion, media and finance including John Mack and Deepak Chopra. We have been featured in The New York Times, TechCrunch, Fast Company, The Next Web, Departures, and were named a Top 5 Online Luxury Merchandiser.
HOW TO APPLY
Due to the large volume of applications, we are only able to respond to those who have been selected for interviews. All positions are for our office on Bond Street in Manhattan, New York.
We are looking for a customer obsessed, organized, and analytical Senior Product Manager to define products which enhance the AHAlife experience for customers and designers.
As a member of the AHAlife Product team, you will be responsible for bringing together engineering, design, and other departments from around the company to launch features and products on AHAlife's desktop, tablet, and mobile properties. To be successful in his role, you will need a structured problem-solving approach, strong product/design intuition, and the ability to start from the customer and work backwards.
About the role:
Do you want to help people connect with designers, artists, craftsmen and makers, and their handiwork?
Do you want to work at the intersection of commerce and meaning? We call this conscientious consumption. And we're looking for an ambitious Mobile Designer to bring his/her expertise to our Design team.
Have you worked on/for luxury, high-end brands, in fashion or travel? In this sector, if you've worked on e-commerce or retail experiences, or long-form magazine editorial deliverables, and email, landing page and microsite designs, we want to hear from you if you can check off 2 or more of the above.
You should be comfortable in a startup environment, knowing that design is about visual and interactive communication, engagement and persuasion. You'll help create and define the user experience of our customer sites and apps on mobile devices. You will be deeply involved in early concepting, research, design, prototyping and all those last-minute details and tough decisions before shipping.
COME WORK WITH US!
The AHAlife Email & Content Coordinator straddles the line between marketing and merchandising. This role is responsible for building all marketing emails sent to AHAlife's growing list of engaged users. This person will collaborate with the merchandising, copy, operations and marketing teams to flawlessly execute daily email deployments, as well as monitoring performance and segmentation. This role is integral to the functioning and success of AHAlife's marketplace. The ideal candidate is analytical, but also creative and capable of writing engaging, informative copy for email, product pages and marketing materials. This is an operational role in a fast-growing, innovative e-commerce company with significant opportunity for growth.
AHAlife is a curated destination for discovering and shopping 1,000+ designers in 45+ countries. We scour the globe to find exceptional, quality objects for every aspect of your life. By creating a community which values creativity, we're empowering independent designers and artisans to thrive online.
The AHAlife Associate Editor plays a pivotal role on the marketing team, as the lead producer for all branded and promotional content throughout the site. This role is responsible for ideating and creating all content for AHAlife's daily marketing emails, sent to our growing list of engaged users. This person will collaborate with the merchandising, copy, operations and marketing teams to flawlessly produce compelling, authentic content.
The ability to quickly understand and communicate AHAlife's brand voice, as well as to pivot and turn around content with short lead times is essential. Other content-based projects will be assigned on an ad hoc basis. The ideal candidate is creative, analytical and capable of writing engaging and information copy for email, product pages and marketing materials. A background in writing is critical to a candidate's success.
AHAlife is a curated destination for discovering and shopping 1,000+ designers in 45+ countries. We scour the globe to find exceptional, quality objects for every aspect of your life. By creating a community that values creativity, we're empowering independent designers and artisans to thrive online.