Associate Travel Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 05, 2013
Closes
Apr 04, 2013
Contact
John Bongiorno
Duration
Full Time
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.)


Apply online at www.weather.com/careers and send resumes to John.Bongiorno@weather.com