Telecommute News Curation Editor

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, May 11, 2018

Job Category: Editing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A news website is in need of a Telecommute News Curation Editor.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Managing and growing presence on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and more
  • Effectively using news judgement and data to curate stories
  • Determining which news events should be sent as push notifications

Qualifications Include:

  • 1-3 years of experience editing an app, homepage, or social media account for a news organization
  • A national and world news junkie with an interest and understanding of politics, business, tech, sports, science, and global affairs
  • Ability to keep a cool head under pressure and work quickly, accurately, and confidently
  • Relentless attention to detail while comfortable multi-tasking in fast-moving news environments
  • Comfortable with real-time social reporting
  • Have a demonstrated ability to craft notifications, tweets, Facebook posts, and live coverage