Associate Editor

  • 575 5th Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Thinknum Media, the world’s fastest-growing, alternative-data-focused media outlet, attracting millions of readers from the business and investment community is looking for its next class of contributing writers. We’re a team of data journalists, researchers, and story tellers on a mission to tell stories based purely on the universe’s most factual element: mathematics. 

In 2019, Thinknum raised its $11.6 million Series A to scale applications of alternative web data in finance, business, media and more. 

Thinknum Alternative Data - parent company of Thinknum Media creates datasets from a broad array of public online sources, capturing ephemeral information on the products, operating markets and labor markets of 450,000+ global companies across sectors, and provides rich toolsets for extracting intelligence.

Thinknum has over 280 clients across major corporations and investment firms.


Job Description

  • Produce and edit weekly & monthly content for Thinknum Media
  • Develop a community of contacts and sources
  • Pitch stories internally to editors and externally to outlets for syndication and sourcing
  • Meet daily with peers and senior editors to discuss content plans (don’t worry, some of these are just over a cup of coffee or tea)


  • The ability to work on multiple projects of varying lengths and timeframes at the same time
  • Strong catalog of clips and headlines
  • Ability to write catchy, engaging copy and headlines
  • Reliability and efficiency
  • Attention to detail
  • BSc/BA in journalism or relevant field

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Perks and Benefits 

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Health & Dental Insurance for employee and their dependents
  • Enrichment stipend towards learning and development for your role
  • Free dinner, and kitchens stocked full of snacks
  • Company happy hours, social events and outings
  •  Transitcheck