Yahoo Finance, Editor

Recruiter
Verizon Media
Location
United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 May 2021
Closes
27 Jun 2021
Ref
JR0016059
Industry
Journalist
Discipline
Digital Editor, Editor
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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The largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivaled access to data, insights and original editorial content.


This role would be given to a skilled line editor who can multitask, helping to expand both Yahoo Finance and Yahoo.com's ability to drive traffic and expand engagement. Applicant should be someone with at least five years of writing/editing experience, ability to maximize story impact with SEO/digital best practices, and strong managerial and multitasking abilities. Real time breaking news experience strongly preferred. 

Minimum qualifications:

Possess 5-10 years experience in an editing role, preferably managing at least one reporter

Command of AP Stylebook rules of editing

Be comfortable with basic copy editing techniques, as well as a sharp eye for SEO optimization and story framing

Be a self-starter and team player in a fast moving, collaborative yet highly entrepreneurial office culture.

Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form (https://www.verizonmedia.com/careers/contact-us.html)  or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion (https://www.verizon.com/about/careers/work-culture) page to learn more.

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