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COMPANY INFORMATION:

Over the last twenty years, Red Ventures has built a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships that work together to connect millions of people with expert advice. Through premium content and personalized digital experiences, Red Ventures builds online journeys that make it easier for people to make important decisions about their homes, health, travel, finances, education and entertainment. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures has 3,000 employees in 10 cities across the US, as well as in the UK and Brazil

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Red Ventures is looking for an Editor to help build a new small-business category on Bankrate. The editor will be responsible for contributing to and executing on our strategy for small-business content and will use SEO and editorial best practices to edit articles that are highly visible on organic search.

This editor will be responsible for assigning content, updating existing stories, editing articles from freelance writers, and collaborating with the editorial and SEO teams on content creation. The editor should have solid editing skills, as well as strong project management, communication and content strategy skills. An ability to work well in a team setting is a must.

What You’ll Do:

Identify, pitch, assign and edit SMB loans-related articles that rank on search
Update existing content (guides, comparisons, news, etc.) for timeliness and accuracy
Work closely with SEO analysts to identify priorities and execute a content strategy for a brand-new vertical
Stay up to date on industry news and trends to detect content opportunities
Edit content for AP style, brand voice and tone
Check story drafts for errors, typos and linking opportunities
Prepare, upload and maintain stories in our content management system (WordPress)
Build industry connections within the small-business space

What We’re Looking For:

2+ years of writing/editing experience
Experience or knowledge in personal finance and small business
Excellent research, writing and editorial skills, with the ability to effectively communicate edits to writers
Excellent project management and communication skills
Experience meeting tight deadlines while working independently to manage multiple projects
Ability to adapt quickly to shifting priorities while keeping up with fast-paced content production processes
Ability to edit content based on SEO concepts and best practices
Ability to grasp the voice, style and tone of the Bankrate brand
Ability to articulate program status, achievements, and milestones with business partners and stakeholders
Demonstrated ability to work closely with a team and individually as needed
An understanding of data and performance metrics
Understanding of AP Style

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Bankrate

Job Information

Status: Open Job type: Full Time Salary: Negotiable Publish date: 17 Nov 2023

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