Input is looking for a full-time staff editor to run the sites product review operations. This is a new role, at a new publication, & we're looking for a creative thinkers excited at the prospect of helping define our approach to daily coverage & our voice as an outlet.
Input is a consumer technology focused publication dedicated to bringing a new perspective on the most important, interesting, & vital stories from the world of innovation on a platform that is uniquely modern, with voices that are authoritative, insightful, & cut through the noise.
You will be responsible for building operations, teams, & workflows around reviews of new consumer technology. This will be focused on both standalone review output as well as roundups, buyers guides, & product comparisons.
You should have experience working in the 24/7 news cycle & a ridiculous amount of excitement & energy. You must be extremely familiar with the way news travels on the web & social networks, both as a consumer & as a creator. You must not use the word "content."
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience managing similar coverage full time for a national publication, working entirely or predominantly online. This person must be able to plan & maintain a calendar of releases & embargoes, coordinate with tech manufacturers & PR firms for review units, & handle planning & workflows for editorial initiatives in their respective space. You should have a great network of writers / reviewers who you love working with & trust you as an editor. You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced newsroom, & maintain a high level of organization. A sense of design, familiarity with photo editing tools, & knowledge of HTML & / or other languages is a huge plus. Essentially: be comfortable in a very modern environment & be prepared to own a significant piece of Inputs output.
Were interested in pushing digital storytelling forward, & as a result weve built some really modern products for editors & writers to tell their stories in a myriad of unique ways. You should be excited to harness new technology & tools to give audiences more insight & a better understanding of the devices that shape their lives.
Are you obsessed with gadgets & how they work? Do you have a critical eye that sees through the bullshit? Do you have strong opinions that also happen to be correct? Do you want to help a large audience make better decisions about the things they spend money on? Then you might be the person for us, & wed love to meet you.
This is a full-time position based in New York City.
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