Editor jobs in the United States

Editor reviews, edits, and re-writes a variety of documents and/or digital content. Responsible for creating and maintaining accurate and compelling content for written copy and/or websites and other online communications media. Being an Editor ensures that all content meets required and accepted format and standards. Evaluates content for clarity, accuracy, and consistency. Additionally, Editor may coordinate with creative team to produce final drafts. Requires a bachelor's degree in journalism or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Editor occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be an Editor typically requires 2-4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

  • Substack
  • San Francisco, CA FULL_TIME
  • Substack is building a new economic engine for culture, with more than 3 million paid subscriptions to writers, podcasters, and video-makers on the platform. 

    As Editor, you will curate and write pieces for Substack's publications (On Substack and Substack Reads) that reflect and stoke demand for great culture; commission stories from Substack staffers and writers on topics relevant to Substack’s and writers’ interests; come up with story ideas for other writers to cover that Substack’s publication can feature; find articles and writers to amplify up through Substack’s various channels; and help us promote demand for great culture generally.

    This position will report directly to the Head of Communications, and you’ll work closely with the Co-Founder and Chief Writing Officer.

    Substack’s compensation package includes a market-competitive salary, equity for all full-time roles, and exceptional benefits. Our cash compensation salary range for this role is $150,000-$160,000. Multiple factors, including candidate experience and expertise, determine final offer amounts and may vary from the amounts listed above.

    Core responsibilities: 

    • Write and edit Substack’s publications, including profile pieces, interviews, and trend features. 
    • Generate ideas, spot stories, and create editorial opportunities from scratch, in line with Substack’s editorial strategy and standards. 
    • Work closely with writers and creators to commission great work that showcases the breadth of the culture-making taking place on the platform.
    • Manage the community on Substack’s own publications, On Substack and Substack Reads
    • Work closely with cross-functional partners, including the Managing Editor and Social Media Producer to ensure coordination across our editorial team. 

    About You (Minimum Requirements):  

    • Strong creative mind, with an eye for spotting story opportunities and the ability to write a beautiful sentence. 
    • Willing to collaborate with any writer or creator on the platform regardless of their views
    • Ambitious self-starter, open-minded, with a high sense of initiative. 
    • 8 years of experience working in journalism or publishing. Experience working in a tech company is a plus! 
    • Passionate and smart about the internet. 
    • An excellent communicator, able to foster understanding and teamwork
    • Located in New York City or the Bay Area (required)
  • 5 Days Ago

  • Serena & Lily
  • New York, NY FULL_TIME
  • EDITORSAUSALITO, CASerena & Lily is seeking an editor to join our newly created Storytelling team to build best in class content at Serena & Lily. In this position, you will work independently and col...
  • 6 Days Ago

  • Robert Half
  • Philadelphia, PA CONTRACTOR
  • Our client is a Fortune 500 Telecommunications Company seeking an Editor for a 3-month, remote contract.Editor (VOD and streaming services)Location: Philadelphia, PA (REMOTE)Duration: 3-month contract...
  • 9 Days Ago

  • Springfield, IL PART_TIME
  • The Midwest Group of the Center for Community Journalism (CCJ), part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is recruiting for a top editor to oversee The State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill., and The Courie...
  • 10 Days Ago

  • National Association of Farm Broadcasting
  • Platte, MO FULL_TIME
  • The National Association of Farm Broadcasting seeks candidates for the immediate opening of the NAFB News Service Editor About NAFBNAFB, a 501(c)6, was established in 1944 and is dedicated to serving ...
  • 11 Days Ago

  • Syneos Health Commercial Solutions
  • Columbus, OH FULL_TIME
  • Description Meticulous doesn't begin to describe your dedication to accuracy. You are diligent and punctilious with an absolute understanding of the tone and structure of writing. As an advocate for r...
  • 11 Days Ago

Technical Editor
  • Maxar Technologies
  • Reston, VA
  • Please review the job details below. Maxar has an immediate need for a Technical Editor to our team at a customer site i...
  • 7/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

  • Al Jazeera Media Network
  • Washington, DC
  • Description Position at Al Jazeera Media Network Overview: Al Jazeera.com are looking for an experienced Digital Editor ...
  • 7/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Web Editor
  • Beacon Street Services
  • Arlington, VA
  • Overview: InvestorPlace.com, a fast-growing site with 10mm+ monthly readers, is searching for a passionate Web Editor to...
  • 7/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

Medical Editor
  • Softek Global Services LLC
  • Washington, DC
  • Softek Global Services provides both operations & strategic support to tribal 8(a) & commercial organizations. Our clien...
  • 7/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

Medical Editor
  • Kaiva Tech
  • Washington, DC
  • Kaiva Tech, LLC is seeking a Medical Editor in the DC Metro Area. Clearance: Ability to obtain a Public Trust Workplace ...
  • 7/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

  • Washington, DC
  • Job Details Job Location Washington DC Pentagon - Washington, DC Position Type Full Time Description Solutions Through I...
  • 7/12/2024 12:00:00 AM

Video Editor
  • Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc.
  • Springfield, VA
  • Job Announcement Video Editor The Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN) is seeking a creative Video Editor for o...
  • 7/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Assistant Editor
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • Washington, DC
  • Overview: The Global Communications and Media Relations department is responsible for positioning and promoting CFR and ...
  • 7/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Editor jobs
$68,471 to $89,239