The Athletic is a subscription-based media publisher of smarter sports coverage for die-hard fans. Founded in 2016, The Athletic's full-time writers, alongside talented contributors & freelancers, have produced thousands of in-depth articles for subscribers free of ads, pop-ups & auto-play videos. With coverage in 45 markets & counting across North America, readers can count on in-depth, authentic storytelling written by talented local & national sports journalists like Ken Rosenthal, Pierre LeBrun, Seth Davis, Stewart Mandel, & many more. Our employees are talented reporters, writers, editors, engineers, designers, marketers, brand strategists & more, who are committed to helping sports fans fall in love with the sports page again.
About The Role
The Athletic is seeking national enterprise editors who are skilled at working closely with writers on conceiving, developing & producing magazine-quality features & long-form stories. The ideal candidate will have a creative approach to storytelling, an abundance of ideas, a sharp eye for detail, & the ability to package stories to appeal to a discerning & demanding reader. This is a senior-level position for those who have a successful track record of lifting the work of talented writers & turning good stories into great ones.