Bitcoindotcom

News Editor

Remote Global Published 2 weeks ago

Bitcoin.com's mission is to create more economic freedom in the world. To that end, we are building products that make cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin more accessible. Individuals can buy, use, and store them securely with our digital wallet and financial services. Businesses get access to the tools they need to accept cryptocurrency payments. Developers get support building technologies that promote financial inclusivity. Everyone who visits Bitcoin.com can learn about the future of money from a trusted source.

Bitcoin.com News is looking for an Editor to work directly with its News Lead and team of authors to edit articles, manage the publishing calendar, create style guides, and continuously uphold the highest level of quality for our News desk.

Requirements

  • Creating a set of guidelines to ensure each article meets the highest editorial and design standards
  • Editing daily news content, some weekend shifts will be required
  • Working alongside the News Lead on new formats and strategies to increase engagement
  • Discussing articles and highlighting trends to writers
  • Working with writers on fact-checking
  • Choosing relevant tags and tag structure
  • Providing writers with feedback on articles
  • Working with News Lead and marketing team distribution strategies through email, social, paid

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Several years experience as a news editor
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, related major, or related working experience
  • A background in online content creation, preferably in finance or cryptocurrencies
  • Experience in creating content style guides
  • Experience working with multiple individuals, teams and stakeholders in creating content guidelines
  • Impeccable editing skills
  • Exceptional command of the English language
  • Strong SEO knowledge
  • Strong time management skills

Benefits

We are serious about what we do, but more importantly, we have a lot of fun doing it. Our work culture is modern, meaning we strive for work experiences based on transparency, productivity, trust, and passion. For all employees, benefits include:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Remote work
  • Health insurance reimbursement
  • Wellness program (gym, etc.)
  • Yoga classes
  • Japanese classes for Japan residents
  • Paid in cryptocurrency