Quick Firm is in search of an associate editor who will probably be primarily accountable for contributing as a author and an editor to the print journal and the Recommender vertical on-line. The best candidate will probably be somebody who brims with concepts and story pitches, enjoys magazine-making, and has an curiosity within the matters Quick Firm covers: a considerate combine of massive firms and intriguing startups; the intersection of enterprise and tradition; and rising leaders within the worlds of expertise, leisure, social good, and past. There are additionally ample alternatives to contribute to FastCompany.com and be a part of company-wide tasks, together with video and podcast content material and stay occasions. This place will probably be represented by the Quick Firm and Inc. union the Writers Guild of America (WGA).
What You’ll Be Doing:
• Conceiving, assigning, and enhancing short-form tales and editorial packages for print, together with contributing to Quick Firm’s awards program franchises
• Growing concepts and enhancing tales for the Recommender vertical, which highlights new merchandise and types
• Collaborating with digital reporters to workshop concepts for print; figuring out and cultivating new contributors to Quick Firm
• Managing bigger editorial tasks: assigning to a number of writers, juggling deadlines, coordinating with photograph and artwork groups, and transferring tales by way of manufacturing
• Reaching out to firms and executives to deepen trade data, develop pitches, and safe their participation in tales
• Pitching concepts of enterprise leaders and firms for Quick Firm occasions, movies, and podcasts
What We’re Wanting For
• A minimum of three years of editorial expertise, ideally in print
• Wonderful writing and enhancing expertise
• Information of and curiosity within the firms, folks, and matters that Quick Firm covers
• Capability to work independently in a fast-paced surroundings
• A eager eye for seeing a number of story and format potentialities and structuring them for every platform
• A pure affinity for collaborating and openness to taking path
• Robust organizational expertise
• Limitless curiosity
To use, ship your résumé and a brief word explaining why you’re within the job to senior editor Amy Farley: afarley at fastcompany dotcom.
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