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Associate Editor
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Social Media
  • At least 5 years of writing and editing in a digital newsroom, preferably some experience in list-making
  • Ability to confidently take complicated or large quantities of data and turn them into a clean and compelling consumer storyline with a list and full editorial package on- and off-platform
  • Familiarity with analytics and working with various quantitative and qualitative methodologies, including surveys, as well as standard business data sources
  • Demonstrated ability in managing writers, both staff and freelance and maintaining an editorial calendar
  • Readiness to work quickly on multiple projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Commitment to detail and deadlines with outstanding communication and organizational skill
  • This editor will manage our external data partnerships and R&D for new lists and reputable partners that make sense. You must be comfortable creating and assessing methodologies and data sets and working with editorial and other departments across the company, including revenue and SEO, to continually refine and develop lists that have a service journalism component across many beats, including careers and financial services
  • The heart of the job is bringing these lists to life on the Forbes platform-including landers, profiles and articles, art, social media and video
  • This includes taking the lead in assigning and/or writing and line-editing engaging profiles and articles
  • Other tasks include managing a list calendar and meeting associated deadlines; fact-checking and quality control, including diversity and inclusion; and coordinating deliverables with production and art

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