Senior News Editor

PitchBook

San Francisco, California

Date Posted June 22, 2021
Industry Financial Services
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified

Description:

At PitchBook we work to provide global professionals with comprehensive data on the entire venture capital, private equity and M&A landscape so they can discover and execute opportunities with confidence. We credit our success and rapid growth to our cutting-edge products, customer centered attitude and ability to embrace and drive change.

In just over a decade, PitchBook has reached over 1,300 global employees with offices worldwide, and we’re not slowing down! Consistently recognized as a Best Place to Work, our culture is at the heart of our success and is driven by excellence, inclusion, and fun. At PitchBook we’re committed to fostering an open and collaborative work environment.

About the Role:

PitchBook News seeks an accomplished and collaborative editor to help lead a growing, ambitious group of reporters covering venture capital and the tech ecosystem. The senior news editor will be a versatile newsroom manager of writers, providing guidance and wide-ranging support to colleagues teamwide. This team member plays a crucial role prioritizing assignments, shaping and refining story ideas, identifying newsworthy subjects and assigning coverage of them, along with line-editing articles and writing newsletter content. The ideal candidate is a collegial player-manager with a passion and track record for producing high-quality, insightful stories. 

PitchBook News is a growing team of writers and editors who produce compelling journalism with original insights. We shine a light on fascinating people, companies and market trends, leveraging our best-in-class datasets to engage our audience. As a team, we pride ourselves on being endlessly curious and building a collaborative, reader-focused culture driven toward excellence.

**Cover Letters are strongly preferred when applying to this position.**

*Location of this position can be in our San Francisco OR Seattle offices.*

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If you are ready to start the conversation about how you might contribute to all the happenings at PitchBook, submit your resume today! PitchBook appreciates and respects diversity, and as such, we are an equal opportunity employer.