Editor - Personal Finance

Location
Telecommute
Posted
Nov 12, 2012
Closes
Dec 12, 2012
Contact
Mr. Andrew Schrage
Duration
Full Time
MoneyCrashers.com, a popular personal finance site, is currently looking for an Editor.

The Editor will be responsible for finalizing 5+ personal finance articles and interviews per day as well as actively participating in PR efforts. This includes proofreading for any errors, formatting for readability, and optimizing for SEO (i.e. performing keyword research based on the topic, coming up with an optimal title, and adding in internal links to related pages on Money Crashers).

The ideal editor should:
  • Have excellent writing and editing skills
  • Have intermediate knowledge of HTML formatting
  • Have experience with blogging platforms like WordPress
  • Be extremely detail-oriented, able to meet deadlines, and work well as part of a team
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about being a long-term part of the Money Crashers team
  • Have experience with on-page search engine optimization (SEO) techniques - including performing keyword research using various tools, optimizing title tags, headers, and descriptions, and adding in appropriate links to useful content
  • Previous experience in PR a plus

The Editor role is a full-time position (requiring 40+ hours per week).

Competitive starting monthly rate. Monthly payments through PayPal or direct deposit. Editor can work remotely.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate editor to be part of a popular, established finance site with continued growth potential.

How to Apply

Send an email to editorjob4 [at] moneycrashers [dot] com with:
  • Resume
  • A short bio (including any relevant background or knowledge as well as other places where you have contributed content or edited in the past)
  • A description of why you're the ideal candidate for this position
  • 1-3 samples of content that you have created, edited, or optimized in the past (links and attachments okay)
  • As part of the evaluation process, if you are chosen as a finalist, you will be expected to edit sample pieces of content


Send an email to editorjob4 [at] moneycrashers [dot] com with:
  • Resume
  • A short bio (including any relevant background or knowledge as well as other places where you have contributed content or edited in the past)
  • A description of why you're the ideal candidate for this position
  • 1-3 samples of content that you have created, edited, or optimized in the past (links and attachments okay)
  • As part of the evaluation process, if you are chosen as a finalist, you will be expected to edit sample pieces of content