CoinDesk is an integrated media platform for the next generation of investing, exploring how cryptocurrencies & digital assets are contributing to the evolution of the global financial system & the future of money. Our vision is to inform, educate, & connect communities through news, data, events, & research.
As part of that mission, CoinDesk aims to create an authoritative library of information around bitcoin, cryptocurrency & related topics with guidance on how to apply it to personal finance.
Cryptocurrency & digital assets are an entirely new, digitally native system for building personal wealth & savings. The current system leaves out too many people because it's confusing, lacks clear guidance on how to get started, & largely leaves it up to individuals to do their own research. CoinDesks Learn section will demystify crypto for anyone looking to educate themselves about this new asset class & how its disrupting global finance. Our Learn section aspires to be the most trusted on-ramp for a mass consumer audience the next generation of investing.
CoinDesk is looking for an experienced cryptocurrency writer to help inform & educate the next generation of investing. Your mission is to produce outstanding informational & educational content for CoinDesks readers, covering all areas of the cryptocurrency & blockchain industry. This is an incredible opportunity for a professional cryptocurrency content creator to join the leading publication in the space to help educate the next wave of new participants entering the cryptocurrency space.
The ideal candidate has at least three years of relevant writing experience & a deep understanding of cryptocurrency & related technologies. Experience covering bitcoin & crypto is essential, especially with respect to looking at the industry through the lens of personal finance & retail investing. You are someone who can break down complex concepts into easily understandable, conversational language while adhering to high standards of accuracy & consistency. You also have a proven track record of using data-driven insights to create targeted service journalism (i.e. news you can use).
- Create evergreen content (articles, multimedia content, social posts & more) per agreed-upon deadlines & schedule
- Work closely with the Learn Editor, product team, & other relevant departments to ensure the highest-quality content is produced
- Adhere to CoinDesks strict editorial policies & style guide
- Explore new ways to repackage & deliver educational content to a mainstream audience
- Write a steady stream of original, engaging, & concise educational pieces every day
- Update existing evergreen content to ensure articles are up-to-date with the latest industry developments
- Work closely with the Learn Editor to help create content for novel user experiences around informational content (e.g. Instagram stories)
- Produce informative, step-by-step product & service reviews
- Transcribe Q&A & interview sessions
- Writing talent with proven track record
- Lives & breathes blockchain & cryptocurrency
- A solid network in the industry
- Familiarity with online content management systems
- Social media fluency
- Excited by challenges & passionate about education
- Impeccable attention to detail
- Outstanding work ethic