Finance Homepage Editor

Yahoo

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FINANCE HOME PAGE EDITOR – YAHOO FINANCE

Yahoo Finance is the largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivalled access to data, insights and original editorial content.

We are looking for a Finance Homepage Editor with excellent copy editing and front page curation skills.

You will liaise closely with senior members of the Yahoo Finance UK team and engage with a wide range of premium providers to ensure the mobile and desktop experiences are as dynamic as they can be.

Responsibilities:

  • Copy edit, proofread, and format finance news and other forms of content
  • Fact check stories for accuracy
  • Write accurate and engaging headlines
  • Ensure content is optimised for search
  • Curate and programme finance home page and section sites
  • Monitor news flow
  • Support various aspects of Yahoo Finance editorial, including: editing, data, distribution, push alerts, newsletters, and general quality control
  • Liaise with the Product team to improve the mobile and desktop experience wherever possible
  • Be comfortable using data analytics platforms and interpret that data to inform editorial decisions
  • Provide editorial quality control to graphics, text on uploaded video, original content, special projects, and more
  • Flexible working hours will be a necessity in a digital news environment

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong copy editing skills
  • Demonstrated experience in digital journalism.
  • An excellent knowledge of financial markets and passion for business news
  • The ability to quickly learn new content management systems and data sources
  • Strong framing and headline writing skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong news judgement for making real-time decisions
  • Track record of success in a fast-paced newsroom and an ability to collaborate with multiple teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comprehensive understanding of editorial best practices and style guides
  • A bachelor’s degree in economics or finance-related subject or equivalent job experience
  • Editorial SEO and data analytics knowledge is a plus

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