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Publication or Company The Weather Channel
Job Title Associate Travel Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Mobile, TV/Cable
Salary Leave Blank
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Weather.com is expanding. The leading website for weather news and information is launching new verticals and looking for an associate editor in our travel section. The ideal candidate will be passionate about travel, know how to create content that grabs audiences, and understand how users consume content online.

Specific Responsibilities
Generate story ideas
Produce stories and slideshows
Identify breaking news stories that would fit under the travel vertical

Skills and Experience
Required
Knowledge of SEO best practices
Ability to craft headlines that engage readers
Sharp writing and editing skills
Experience in a breaking news environment
Minimum 2 years experience

Desired
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop
High comfort level with various content management systems
Knowledge of HTML
Knowledge of medical and health issues

Requirements
BA in a related field (Journalism, Communications, etc.)
About Our Company The Weather Channel is the world's leading cross-platform media company with a portfolio that includes The Weather Channel television network, TWC digital properties (weather.com, mobile and tablet applications) and Weather Services International (WSI). Headquartered in Cobb County since 1982, The Weather Channel brand has connected millions of consumers by providing the most accurate weather forecasts, 24 hours a day. Seen in more than 100 million U.S. households, The Weather Channel network is one of the most widely-distributed cable networks. The Weather Channel online properties reach 60 million unique Web consumers each month. This includes 32 million consumers monthly through weather.com on mobile Web and mobile apps. TWC has the No.1 app on all smartphones and is the second most used app on all smartphones. WSI provides business-to-business weather services to media, aviation, marine and energy sectors.
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