Salary
negotiable

Job Description

Cointelegraph searches for the best editors to manage features content about crypto and blockchain phenomena:

 

We need:

  • Fans of new technologies, interested in fintech in particular, aware of the political and economic context as a must;

  • having work experience in big media and/or newsroom experience;

  • native English writers or those who write better than natives;

  • data-bulimic journalists, passionate about closing gaps;

  • who love getting to the bottom of information;

  • who are responsible for every word and link in the text;

  • who respect deadlines and journalism ethics;

  • aware of business journalism basics and work standards.

 

What our editor must do

  • Work with multinational team of amazing authors across the globe;

  • Assign tasks and pitch articles to authors; enforce deadlines;

  • Copy edit content: style, spelling, tone, verbal identity, clarity, grace, awesomeness, fairness, adherence to editorial standards, conciseness, usage, coherence, logic, punctuation and a whole bunch of other fancy-shmancy words;

  • Fact check;

  • Enforce brand/style guides;

  • Actively participate in brainstorms and ideation;

  • Understand blockchain technology and cryptocurrency market OR be able to quickly figure that stuff out. Knowledge of fintech/ traditional finance is also a plus

 

Skills and duties:

 

  • Ability to focus on multiple tasks and to do everything in a timely manner

  • Proven experience in copy editing content for spelling, clarity, punctuation, grammar, voice, style, tone et cetera

  • Experience in checking sources for the accuracy of stats and quotes cited

  • Must be comfortable editing all content types, short- and long-form articles, digital and social content

  • Enforces brand style standards

  • Knowledge of copy editing tools and stylebooks (i.e. Associated Press, Chicago, etc) is a plus

 

If it is all you, Cointelegraph.com would offer:

  • 4 mln+ audience all around the globe;

  • translation and publication at the Spanish, German, Arabic, Japanese, Italian, Serb, and Portuguese versions;

  • assistance with getting exclusive data and prominent experts’ contacts;

  • a pool of competent writers from all over the globe;

  • possible business trips to the best fintech events;

  • worthy rates and regular punctual payments.