Editor in Chief

Marijuana Business Daily, Denver, Colorado

Date PostedOctober 10, 2018
IndustryMagazines / Publishing
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Editor in Chief

Marijuana Business Daily (MJBizDaily), since 2011 the best-known producer of B2B news and trade shows serving executives and major investors in America's $6 billion cannabis industry, is seeking an editor in chief to lead our editorial strategy and manage a fast-growing team of editors, reporters and researchers.

You'll be based in our Denver office reporting to the Vice President and will receive a competitive salary, paid time off, 401(k) and health benefits. As seen in Inc Magazine, Forbes and the WSJ, we are a highly professional, award-winning, fast-growing company. Relocation considered for the perfect candidate.

Day to day job description:

  • Maintain our editorial vision and evolve it as needed based on changing industry trends and audience needs
  • Take ownership of our website, magazine, research reports, newsletters and other editorial content offerings, helping to drive these efforts forward, gain new readers and keep the ones we have engaged
  • Oversee a team of 20+ editorial staffers
  • Spearhead collaboration with other departments - marketing, tech, sales, events - to launch and execute content-driven projects
  • Continuously pitch ideas to stay on the leading edge of content, from video and social media projects to investigative pieces and series
  • Work with events team to develop content for our conferences
  • Take a business-minded approach to editorial, figuring out ways to monetize content

Required background:

  • At least two years of management experience at a business-to-business/trade publication; those who do not meet this requirement will not be considered
  • Previous experience as an editor in chief or in a high-level editorial leadership role
  • Experience managing 20+ staffers and implementing and maintaining editorial processes

Preferred skills:

  • Experience as both a reporter and editor
  • Experience setting and managing budgets

Marijuana Business Daily is a division of Anne Holland Ventures Inc. Should you be offered a position, please expect to complete a background/reference check. Anne Holland Ventures Inc. is a woman owned and an equal opportunity employer.

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