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Forbes

1,001-5,000 employees

Business magazine & news platform
Company Overview
Forbes is on a mission to help drive change in business, society and culture.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$231.2M

Founded

1917

Headquarters

Jersey City, New Jersey

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

7%
Locations
United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
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Expert
Desired Skills
Wordpress
SEO
CategoriesNew
Journalism
Content & Writing
Requirements
  • 1-3 years of experience as a full-time writer or editor.
  • Proven ability at writing quickly and accurately.
  • Outstanding writing, grammar and editing abilities.
  • An instinct and enthusiasm for identifying newsworthy, as well as shareable, stories that resonate with the target audience
  • Understanding of the latest content trends and technologies, including content management systems like Wordpress, Social Media and SEO best practices
Responsibilities
  • Jump on breaking and major news stories that make sense for a general Forbes audience, quickly turning around articles with sharp, story-advancing approaches and angles.
  • Identify fresh and interesting stories that have not already been widely shared.
  • Brainstorm original approaches off the news.
  • Write multiple posts on any given topic every day.
  • Clearly communicate across Forbes’ multiple editorial departments and contributors.
  • Write accurate, lively and concise posts.
  • Track down sources quickly for interviews when necessary.
  • Strong headline writing skills, and comfort with any/all social media platforms.
  • Strong interest in and basic knowledge of business news and financial coverage.