NowThis News, a fully funded news network built for mobile and social viewers, is looking for a Multiplatform Editor.
The Multiplatform Editor’s primary focus will be to edit our iPad and iPhone app and web B-pages with strong, sticky headlines that grab and hold viewers. The job also involves editing all headlines, descriptions, social posts and text that are used to describe our videos.
We’re looking for a self-starter who wakes up every morning with a passion for covering the news. An unwavering commitment to the facts, perfect grammar and spelling is key for this job.
Responsibility for app and B-page updates, layout, headline writing and images.
Copy-editing of tweets, partner headlines, decks and all other written text that accompanies our videos.
Manage the copy flow from producers to NowThis News publishing platforms.
Candidates who have edited and published for mobile platforms will be given strong consideration.
At least three years of experience editing at a news organization.
Experience working with content management systems.
Expert knowledge of current events and news sources.
Superior editing skills with zero-tolerance for typos and grammatical mistakes.
This is a full-time, salaried position based in our New York offices. We work at a demanding startup pace that requires all-hands on deck during occasional nights and weekends.