Assistant Editor

All That's Interesting, Brooklyn, New York

Date Posted January 26, 2021
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Not Specified
Salary $50,000 to $55,000
Website https://allthatsinteresting.com/

Description:

All That’s Interesting is looking for a motivated individual to join our Brooklyn team as an Assistant Editor. We’re ramping up production of content in several areas — including history, science, and news — with this position acting as a catalyst for growth in our output. As the Assistant Editor, you will:

– Edit 8-12 posts per week along with crafting copy for social and search
– Coordinate with freelancers and staff writers
– Pitch, ideate, and produce your own articles
– Become an integral part in developing and executing All That’s Interesting’s editorial strategy

Desired qualifications are:

– Two years editing content for a digital publisher
– Ability to synthesize complex issues in a straightforward yet compelling manner for an online audience
– Working knowledge of WordPress, as well as some experience with best practices for search and social media
– Ability to edit images
– Interest in a wide breadth of topics, including history, true crime, science, and current events

You’ll be working full-time out of our office in the DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn once COVID restrictions are eased. Until then, the position will be full-time remote. Compensation is $52.5k a year along with health insurance benefits, a free monthly unlimited MTA card (once you’re working out of the office), partial cell phone reimbursement, matching 401k after your first year, and a generous vacation policy.

To apply, please send your resume along with links to two of your published writing samples to jobs@allthatsinteresting.com.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.