Senior Associate Editor

Location
New York
Posted
May 02, 2013
Closes
Jun 01, 2013
Contact
Jess Scott
Category
Digital Media, Other
Duration
Full Time
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+ 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.

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