Associate Editor
Platforms and Curation
Updated on 5/25/2023
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Candidate should have 3-4 years+ experience in a digital newsroom - experience working on tight deadlines, and working with social media platforms, metrics, and/or social copy a plus
  • Experience writing headlines and the ability to write sharp, succinct copy is a must
  • Sharp news judgment and an understanding of what readers want
  • Comfort analyzing metrics across multiple platforms and communicating results and insights back to team members
  • Demonstrates experience and interest in curation/distribution - working with various platforms and products to get our journalism out to the world
  • Able to identify and write and edit compelling subject lines, social copy, and emails to drive strong engagement
  • Willing to use data to guide content decisions and methodical in testing ideas in order to achieve desired results
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced and deadline-driven organization
  • Highly adaptable and quick to learn processes
  • Take ownership of homepage curation and push notifications
  • Daily pitches to platforms including Apple News, Facebook, and Flipboard
  • Crafting engaging headlines, subject lines, emails, and push notifications
  • Build out content offerings in a strategic way on each platform
  • Help deliver on long-term strategic goals on platforms including increasing engagement, loyalty, and pageviews
  • Along with the senior editor on the news team, the associate editor will develop relationships with platforms and deliver insights back to the news team

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