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Senior Custom Content Editor

Mansueto Ventures, New York. NY

Work at Mansueto Ventures

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time


ABOUT THE ROLE

Fast Company seeks a full-time Senior Custom Content Editor to develop and manage the production of high-quality custom content for the FastCo Works branded content studio. The studio works with advertisers to tell stories and share insights on Fast Company’s digital and print platforms. This position reports to the FastCo Works Executive Editor within the Sales and Marketing department.

This position is temporarily remote due to COVID but may require in-office presence once our NYC office reopens.

WHAT YOU’ll BE DOING

  • Manage the digital content production process with a specific focus on business and technology topics, including:
    • Editing freelance writer drafts for partner and audience relevance
    • Manage content strategy for virtual and in-person event programming
    • Assigning stories to freelance writers
    • Collaborating with project managers to hit all deadlines from pitches to final approvals
    • Overseeing and giving feedback to freelance editors
    • Optimizing story angles, headlines and other display copy for discoverability and engagement
  • Interact with Fast Company advertisers to assess their content needs and generate story ideas
  • Advise Fast Company advertisers on their custom content strategy
  • Work with the Fast Company marketing and sales teams to brainstorm and develop custom content ideas for presale proposals

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • 5 years’ experience editing and/or writing technology content for digital or print media companies, preferably business content
  • Impeccable editing skills with a sharp eye for evaluating accuracy, substance, sourcing, writing, style quality and more
  • Solid editorial judgment
  • Digital audience development expertise including content promotion, SEO, social media and more
  • Ability to work articulately, collaboratively and diplomatically with multiple stakeholders including clients, freelancers, designers, video producers and sales and marketing executives.
  • Highly organized and able to work well independently within a dynamic, complex, collaborative environment
  • Working knowledge of WordPress
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

ABOUT US

As the publisher of Inc. and Fast Company, Mansueto Ventures is home to two of the most iconic and vibrant brands in the world of business publications. Every day, the content, awards, and events we produce help entrepreneurs and innovators succeed. All provide useful insights, spark essential conversations and provide much needed inspiration.

Fast Company is the world’s leading business innovation brand, with a focus on ground-breaking progress in technology, leadership, social impact, creativity, and design. Written for and about the most progressive business leaders, Fast Company inspires readers to think expansively, lead with purpose, embrace change, and shape the future of business.

Just as Inc. and Fast Company pride themselves on advocating progressive and innovative business practices, all of us at MV are determined to walk the talk. This starts with the people we hire, and ensuring that our processes give us the greatest opportunity to bring aboard individuals who reflect the breadth of backgrounds, experiences and ideas present in society broadly. We strive to be a transparent, dynamic, and responsible organization that gives all of its employees a meaningful role in helping to shape what we do and how we do it.

At MV, we prioritize diversity. We celebrate difference and try to embed it into every aspect of our workplace. MV is committed to providing equal opportunity employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

About Mansueto Ventures

About Us

As the publisher of both Inc. and Fast Company, Mansueto Ventures is home to two of the most iconic and vibrant brands in the world of business publications. Every day, the content, awards and events we produce help entrepreneurs and innovators succeed. All provide useful insights, spark essential conversations and provide much needed inspiration.

Fast Company is the world’s leading business innovation brand, with a focus on ground-breaking progress in technology, leadership, social impact, creativity, and design. Written for and about the most progressive business leaders, Fast Company inspires readers to think expansively, lead with purpose, embrace change, and shape the future of business.

Just as Inc. and Fast Company pride themselves on advocating progressive and innovative business practices, all of us at MV are determined to walk the talk. This starts with the people we hire, and ensuring that our processes give us the greatest opportunity to bring aboard individuals who reflect the breadth of backgrounds, experiences and ideas present in society broadly. We strive to be a transparent, dynamic, and responsible organization that gives all of its employees a meaningful role in helping to shape what we do and how we do it.

Inc. is the voice of the American entrepreneur. We inspire, inform, honor and stand up for the most fascinating people in business: the risk-takers, the innovators, and the ultra-driven go-getters that represent the most dynamic force in the American economy.

Just as Inc. and Fast Company pride themselves on advocating progressive and innovative business practices, all of us at MV are determined to walk the talk. This starts with the people we hire, and ensuring that our processes give us the greatest opportunity to bring aboard individuals who reflect the breadth of backgrounds, experiences and ideas present in society broadly. We strive to be a transparent, dynamic, and responsible organization that gives all of its employees a meaningful role in helping to shape what we do and how we do it.

Mansueto Ventures is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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