Freelance Morning Editor

Remote

etf.com is looking for a Freelance Editor to join our growing editorial team. The goal of this role is to edit and manage daily copy flow for etf.com. The position will track and edit daily articles from the writing staff and be charged with ensuring articles are filed in a timely manner by writers. The Freelance Morning Editor will also help to improve the quality of editorial copy and all work done on etf.com platforms, while also assisting writers in refining their pitches and stories for the site. The freelance editor will also help produce the following day’s newsletters and will pass off any responsibilities to the afternoon editors to complete. The ideal candidate will also have a strong writing/editorial/journalistic background and a proven track record of editing high-quality, timely and relevant content in a fast-paced newsroom. The freelance editor would also be welcome to write pieces.

The days/hours for this position are 9am-1pm EST, Monday through Friday.  While this role is fully remote, we would welcome the candidate to work in our New York City office if they choose.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with writers (freelance and full-time) to track and edit daily editorial flow
     
  • Help writers (both freelance and full-time) hone their pitches for the site
     
  • Help edit our weekly newsletter as well as other pieces of content written by our team 
     
  • Copy edit and maintain the standards of etf.com style
     
  • Use SEO and data tools to track and optimize story performance and headlines
     
  • Pass off any remaining unedited copy, newsletters to the afternoon editors
     
  • Craft templates for breaking news for quick turnarounds with copy

Requirements:

  • 3-plus years of editorial experience, including management level
     
  • Deep understanding of the ETF industry strongly preferred
     
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
     
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects and adjust to project goals
     
  • Experience optimizing content for SEO & tagging stories

About Us:

At etf.com we believe that creating a positive and fulfilling work environment is essential for our employee’s success and happiness.  In our organization, you’ll find a culture that fosters collaboration, respect, and open communication.  We value diversity and actively promote an inclusive atmosphere where every voice is heard and appreciated.  
 
Professional growth and development are at the core of our company culture.  We provide ample opportunities for learning, training, and advancement, recognizing that investing in our team is key to our collective success.  We believe that celebrating achievements and fostering a sense of camaraderie are vital to a thriving workplace.  From team-building activities and social events to recognition programs, we ensure that hard work and dedication are acknowledged and rewarded.   
 
Join our team and become a part of a company culture that nurtures your talents, encourages your growth, and values your well-being.  Together, let’s create a positive and fulfilling work environment where everyone can thrive.  

 

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