Bankruptcy & Markets Editor
- 575 5th Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA
Thinknum Media, the world’s fastest-growing, data-driven media outlet, attracting millions of readers with it’s unique contrarian perspectives on how to get ahead as an investor, business operator and individual is looking for a market savvy editor to cover our bankruptcies & markets beat featuring unique data-driven insights on business failures and the industry disruptors.
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.
You will source story ideas through data, social media and industry scoops
You have strong numeracy skills and the ability to understand various business lines, how they work together, and how these companies operate
You are interested in using different formats (lists, charts, narratives) to tell stories in the most effective way
You possess an ability and interest in cultivating sourcing within large, complex organizations, as well as with headhunters, analysts, and other industry-watchers
You have strong writing skills and the flexibility to produce 2-3 stories a day
You will bring creative ideas for stories that can translate complex topics into must-reads for a broader audience
You will meet daily with peers to discuss content plans
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
Strong social media presence is a plus
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.