The Next Web is looking for a Commissioning Editor – come join us

The Next Web is looking for a Commissioning Editor – come join us

Here at The Next Web, we’re looking for a Commissioning Editor – a role that involves working with our contributors and guest authors to ensure that we have compelling, shareable, evergreen content published each day.

Tasks include:

  • Generating ideas for features with writing staff and freelancers
  • Managing our contributor budget
  • Commissioning articles from freelance and in-house writers
  • Managing and coordinating freelance feature writers; ensuring articles are delivered on time and of a high standard for both and TNW Magazine
  • Overseeing the layout, appearance and content of feature articles
  • Proofreading all articles before they’re published

Working remotely, you’ll be able to work full-time during the US or European daytime, have a journalistic background and understand what makes for great written content online.

You should be a self-starter who takes pride in their work and ‘lives’ technology and Internet culture. You’ll love entrepreneurship, have a passion for startups and a love of beautiful products. You’ll love learning and sharing what’s needed to build incredible products and companies.

You’ll be a natural organizer and people person who can ensure articles are commissioned, delivered and published on deadline, every time, from a large pool of authors. A natural at understanding what makes a strong story, you’ll play a key part in helping our readers understand the technology world.

Interested? Fill in this form – we’re looking to hire ASAP. Good luck!

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