Telecommute News Curation Editor

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Jan 11, 2019

This job expires in 22 days

Job Category: Editing

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A news and entertainment site has an open position for a Telecommute News Curation Editor.

Core Responsibilities 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, then craft and send the notifications

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • 1-3 years of experience editing an app, homepage, or social media account for a news organization
  • A national and world news junkie
  • 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 that people want to share and engage with