Associate Editor

Thinknum, New York, NY

Work at Thinknum

Duration: Full-Time

The Business of Business is a publication for leaders and strivers. We deliver crisp, clear reporting of business news and insights that our audience can use to level up their careers. We’re looking for energetic, curious, and innovative writers, analysts, and content creators to join our rapidly growing media company.

Thinknum Alternative Data - parent company of Thinknum Media creates datasets from a broad array of public online sources, capturing ephemeral information on the products, operating markets and labor markets of 450,000+ global companies across sectors, and provides rich toolsets for extracting intelligence.

Thinknum has over 300 clients across major corporations and investment firms.

In 2019, Thinknum raised its $11.6 million Series A to scale applications of alternative web data in finance, business, media and more.

Job Description

  • Produce and edit weekly & monthly content for The Business of Business
  • Develop a community of contacts and sources
  • Pitch stories internally to editors and externally to outlets for syndication and sourcing
  • Meet daily with peers and senior editors to discuss content plans (don’t worry, some of these are just over a cup of coffee or tea)


  • The ability to work on multiple projects of varying lengths and timeframes at the same time
  • Strong catalog of clips and headlines
  • Ability to write catchy, engaging copy and headlines
  • Reliability and efficiency
  • Attention to detail
  • BSc/BA in journalism or relevant field

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Perks and Benefits

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Health & Dental Insurance for employee and their dependents
  • Enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
  • Free dinner, and kitchens stocked full of snacks
  • Company happy hours, social events and outings
  • Transitcheck