Social Media Editor

  • New York, NY
  • Full-time

Job Description

Investopedia is seeking a Social Media Editor to help manage all of the sites social media platforms. Candidates must have a passion for investing, an obsession with all things social, an enthusiastic attitude, and a good work ethic. We’re looking for someone who has strong writing skills and who’s great at dreaming up (and executing) creative ideas. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 year working on a brand’s social strategy and education or personal interest in finance/investing.

Responsibilities:

  • Create, curate and promote compelling content across our social media channels
  • Adapt written content for various social media platforms into social friendly formats such as image, video, and infographics
  • Track and analyze social media and site metrics to gauge performance of content and promotions, making suggestions/decisions based on data
  • Report social stats to key stakeholders
  • Pitch innovative social programs and ideas
  • Pitch daily stories and write/produce stories as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 1+ years experience in a social media or writing role
  • Experience working with multimedia tools such Photoshop to create social friendly graphics
  • Experience in developing social media content that generates social reach and builds web traffic
  • Comfort working in a fast-paced, high-stakes, (but also fun!) working environment
Nice To Have:
  • Understanding of investing and financial markers
  • Familiar with Google Analytics

Additional Information

About Investopedia:

Here are a few reasons to work with us…

  • Because we were voted one of the Best Places to Work in 2016 by Business Intelligence Group (http://bit.ly/1UmhijO)
  • Because our employees love us on Glassdoor! (http://bit.ly/1VN8EgG)
  • Because you get to work with this guy! (David Siegel, CEO interview with Forbes) (http://onforb.es/1Qntovl)
  • And these guys and gals! (http://bit.ly/2chB0lX)

We care about our business and want you to know everything from goals to numbers to what’s for lunch. We have doubled in size in less than a year and we’re excited for growth, innovation, hard work and fun!

We have some of the greatest benefits such as: unlimited vacation for salaried employees, medical/dental/vision options, pet insurance, 401(k) matching, commuter subsidy, tuition reimbursement, charity gift matching, huge discounts to wireless/gym/travel/much more. Our office has free snacks, catered lunch more often than not, monthly in-house massages, and themed monthly snack. More importantly – we know how hard you work so we celebrate that hard work often.

Here are a few reasons to work with us…

  • Because we were voted one of the Best Places to Work in 2016 by Business Intelligence Group (http://bit.ly/1UmhijO)
  • Because our employees love us on Glassdoor! (http://bit.ly/1VN8EgG)
  • Because you get to work with this guy! (David Siegel, CEO interview with Forbes) (http://onforb.es/1Qntovl)
  • And these guys and gals! (http://bit.ly/2chB0lX)

We care about our business and want you to know everything from goals to numbers to what’s for lunch. We have doubled in size in less than a year and we’re excited for growth, innovation, hard work and fun!

We have some of the greatest benefits such as: unlimited vacation for salaried employees, medical/dental/vision options, pet insurance, 401(k) matching, commuter subsidy, tuition reimbursement, charity gift matching, huge discounts to wireless/gym/travel/much more. Our office has free snacks, catered lunch more often than not, monthly in-house massages, and themed monthly snack. More importantly – we know how hard you work so we celebrate that hard work often.