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Publication or Company LearnVest
Job Title Senior Associate Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Salary
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Stock/Options
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements LearnVest is seeking a smart, creative, dynamic Senior Associate Editor who will report directly to the Executive Editor during an exciting growth period for the company. We’re looking for a strong ideas generator and editor who can help brainstorm, assign and edit content on a variety of topics at a fast pace.

Job duties include:
• Conceive and edit content, ranging from quick-hit blog posts to daily features
• Coordinate assignments and manage deadlines among in-house writers and freelancers
• Liaise with Sales and Business Development to develop custom content for sales clients
• Other tasks as required by the Executive Editor

Our ideal candidate:

•Must have 3-5 years in an assistant/associate role editing and overseeing content for a website, as well as
managing freelance writers
•Required: bachelors in journalism, English. Optional: Masters in journalism
•Has previous experience writing/assigning/editing personal finance content
•Video skills desired (specifically shooting and editing with iMovie or Final Cut)
•Is a team player who works well under pressure in an extremely fast-paced, multi-tasking
environment
•Is web savvy: stays on top of content trends, understands social media and digital media
trends
•Desires to work in an entrepreneurial environment

Compensation:

Is competitive with industry standards and will be based on candidate’s specific experience.

Application information:

Please apply through the LearnVest website and submit a cover letter, resume, and relevant published clips.
About Our Company LearnVest is a rapidly growing startup website with offices in the heart of Union Square in New York City. The company's mission is to provide stellar content, tools and support to help people gain control of their personal finances.

LearnVest was recently selected as one of Fast Company's Top 25 Women-Run Startups to Watch. The company has received venture capital backing by Accel Partners, joining their digital portfolio alongside Facebook, Groupon, Etsy, and others. LearnVest's foray into the personal finance space has garnered media attention from The New York Times, ABC News, Fox Business News, and U.S. News and World Report.

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