Mental Floss is hiring an Associate Editor to contribute to our Commerce part. Are you obsessive about discovering uncommon presents in your associates and family? Do you like leaving evaluations for each product you purchase? Then that is the job for you.
This individual can have the power to search out merchandise which are each quirky and good—tea luggage that seem like goldfish, the objects cooks say everybody ought to have of their kitchens—and be capable of sniff out an excellent sale. Primary duties embody conceiving, assigning, and enhancing product posts that match Mental Floss’s good, quirky voice and optimistic tone. In addition to writing and enhancing every day product posts, the Associate Editor will add affiliate hyperlinks to current posts, keep an editorial calendar for affiliate content material, and assign tales. They may even edit information posts, assist with video scripts, and pitch in on issues like guide tasks and occasion planning. The place is full-time and affords flexibility to do business from home. This is a implausible alternative for somebody seeking to produce enjoyable and fascinating commerce content material for a serious media model.
2+ years of enhancing, writing, and assigning expertise within the associates/commerce area
A eager eye for recognizing enjoyable merchandise and figuring out what makes these merchandise interesting to Mental Floss readers
Strong editorial judgment
A pure curiosity and the power to generate tons of story concepts
An energetic, optimistic written voice (and angle!)
The capacity to show round constructive suggestions to writers rapidly
Excellent time administration abilities, the power to prioritize, and a excessive degree of consideration to element
Experience with affiliate networks like CJ, Impact, Rakuten, and Amazon
The capacity to juggle a number of tasks whereas staying on deadline
A willingness to take possession of tasks and collaborate with the remainder of the group
Familiarity with search engine optimisation instruments like SEMrush
Knowledge of analytics, and the power to trace and analyze knowledge
The capacity to take care of an affiliate calendar to make sure constant quantity
A transparent understanding of Mental Floss’s mission, voice, and viewers
Basic Photoshop abilities a plus
How to Apply
You can apply to be an Associate Editor for Mental Floss right here!
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