Inverse seeks a dynamic leader & experienced editor to guide its editorial team. The Managing Editor will operate at a high level, executing the strategic direction of the Executive Editor of Inverse. Strong leadership skills & a drive to innovate & develop strategy are critical.
The Managing Editor will be a hands-on operator, working with a team of editors & writers on a day-to-day basis. This position will report to Executive Editor Nick Lucchesi & support efforts that create outstanding journalism that builds loyalty, trust, & engagement. We are looking for a proven leader who can build teams & inspire excellence & innovation.
The ideal candidate will have significant experience managing a digital editorial team. The candidate will possess keen editorial judgment, & a deep knowledge of science, emerging technology, entertainment, & video games is preferred.
The candidate also will have first-hand experience running a digital operation & know how to grow the audience by developing unique, timely & useful content & who can apply a careful, critical eye to incoming stories from across the site.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in covering some or all of the following: The future of cities, the science of transportation, the mind & body, the natural world, & outer space. A strong interest & experience with the type of entertainment & video games we are passionate about is a plus.
If you are fascinated by how the future is being shaped today & would thrive in an environment where you're developing pitches into creative stories every day, you'll be in good company at Inverse. A sense of humor, a cool head, as with most editing jobs, certainly help