Full Job Description
Investopedia and The Balance are looking for a Newsletter Editor to join our team in NYC. This position is based in New York City, however office colocation will depend on stay-at-home orders. For now, all employees work remotely.
The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the financial markets and personal finance trends, as well as the ability to package the most relevant, timely topics for our newsletter audience. As a Newsletter Editor, you’ll be responsible for managing all the editorial logistics of Investopedia and The Balance’s newsletter production process, from content selection and writer recruiting to managing the budget.
Newsletter topics encompass the following financial subject matters:
Daily markets analysis
Markets, financial advisor and personal finance news roundups
About Your Contributions
Oversee daily content selection for all Investopedia and The Balance newsletters in both a strategic and hands on role
Assign and edit detailed, well-researched snippets on trending economic, finance, business and tech topics to be incorporated into multiple email formats
Assign charts, graphs and other visuals that bring the email newsletters to life
Approve all daily newsletter copy, editing it yourself and/or using freelance copy editors
Assign new and update existing articles on site when needed for deeper explorations of the topics being discussed in the email newsletters
About Your Experience
5+ years of experience as a financial journalist or financial newsletter editor
Experience running the editorial of at least one email newsletter, preferably an email program of multiple newsletters
Excellent editorial skills that can translate business, finance and tech news into thoughtful analysis
Extreme attention to detail and editorial acumen
Strong desire to help make people smarter in their financial lives
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