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Media, Full Time    New York City    Posted: Friday, March 05, 2021
 
   
 
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ABOUT THE TEAM AND ROLE

theSkimm is hiring a Contract Senior Finance Editor to contribute to the Skimm Money vertical's mission of helping millennial women make smarter financial decisions. The ideal candidate is well-versed in personal finance topics, comfortable with tight deadlines, & can commit up to 12 hours per week. You'll edit both evergreen & timely content across theSkimm's platforms.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Translate financial jargon & break down complex financial topics using theSkimms unique voice & editorial approach
  • Top-edit financial content from explainers on how the news affects your wallet to evergreen guides  written in the format & tone of theSkimm
  • Edit Skimm Money weekly newsletter
  • Contribute to special projects and/or long-form content

WHAT WERE LOOKING FOR

  • 7+ years of experience in financial writing or editing
  • Solid understanding of financial markets, investing, & personal finance
  • Strong journalistic judgment with a specific eye for fact-checking standards
  • Ability to create actionable content with a specific target audience in mind
  • Excellent attention to detail & ability to work autonomously
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment, with an ability to anticipate & respond quickly to change
  • Passionate about theSkimm's mission & ability to write in theSkimm's voice

WHAT WOULD SET YOU APART

  • Being a finance news junkie
  • Experience with financial content targeting millennial women
  • Experience working on newsletters

This is a contract role based in New York, NY. Open to remote candidates.

 
 
 
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