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Publication or Company GlobalGrind.com
Job Title Features & Sales Content Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Are great ideas your stock in trade? GlobalGrind.com, the leading news, music and gossip multicultural site founded by hip-hop visionary Russell Simmons, is seeking a features editor who has a distinct talent for conceptualizing--and executing--creative features and franchises to strengthen the branding of the site and further entice our growing audience. A rich and varied knowledge base in the worlds of hip hop and pop celebrities is a must.

As Features Editor of GlobalGrind.com, you will be responsible for being tuned in to all news, photos and trends related to the site and delivering unique and provocative feature content that goes beyond mainstays like "top ten" and "best of." The successful candidate will also coordinate with our ad sales team to support its mission to engage advertisers with original content for the site. You will be charged with writing, editing and curating your stories and photo galleries. We are looking for a resourceful pro with proven writing talent and editing skills who is passionate about bringing exciting and clever content to our audience.

Additional key considerations
> An understanding and active use of social media (Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, etc.)
> An understanding of google analytics
> The ability to tell a must view story using compelling headlines, images, video and slide shows
> Ability to lead a team, set targets and vision
> Outstanding communication skills
> Good sense of humor

Experience:

3-5 years as an online features journalist required. Magazine writing and /or editing experience a plus.

Salary:

Negotiable, depending on experience and expertise. Full health and dental benefits.
About Our Company ?GlobalGrind.com? is? Hip? Pop!? Its? an? all? encompassing? site? that? covers? the? Hip? side? of? Pop? Culture? across? multiple? verticals? -? Entertainment,? Celebrity,? Music,? Style? &? Fashion,? Culture,? News? &? Politics.? GG? provides? a? platform? for? an? active? multicultural? audience? of? influencers? to? consume? and? interact? with? inclusive,? diverse? content? and? unique? digital? experiences.? GlobalGrind? is? the? eyes,? ears? and? voice? of? this? post-racial,? culturally? sophisticated? new? American? mainstream.? The site was founded by Russell Simmons and Accel Partners.
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