Full Time Job

Editor, Strategic Content


Englewood Cliffs, NJ 03-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

CNBC's Strategic Content team is looking for an experienced business news editor to brainstorm, assign, edit and report stories for a wide array of CNBC Digital special reports, including:
• Exclusive franchise lists and surveys
• Extended coverage of CNBC events
• Companion coverage of CNBC TV segments
• Digital original series

The Editor will be a steward of these editorial brands, working with other members of the Strategic Content Team, as well as the TV and Digital newsroom, to produce content across a range of subjects in business and financial news. Stories will frequently be sponsor supported, though they are editorially independent and adhere to CNBC's rigorous editorial standards.

What you'll do:
• Editing:
• Collaborate on the development of story lists and assign articles to reporters
• Edit content for clarity, style, grammar and adherence to CNBC standards and practices
• Writing:
• Report stories for special reports
• Pitch ideas for new articles, videos and entire special reports
• Collaboration:
• Work with CNBC.com section editors and their reporters, who also contribute content for special report
• Facilitate digital coverage of CNBC Events
• Partner with CNBC TV on cross-platform opportunities

What we'll offer:
At CNBC Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, you'll have access to great perks and amenities:
• Sweat it out -- Free onsite fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment, basketball court and running course, plus daily group classes
• Eat up -- Gourmet cafeteria with daily specials plus soup and salad bars
• Unwind -- Massage therapy, ping pong tables, foosball
• Extras -- Dry cleaning, shoe shining and sneak peeks

Don't have a car? No problem! We offer free shuttle transportation to and from multiple locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Hoboken and Jersey City

When you join the NBCUniversal family, you'll get…
We're a global company that values our employee's individual experiences and wellbeing. We know that we're smarter, more dynamic and better together. That's why we offer benefits and perks to meet your unique needs. Read more about them on our careers site here. We invite you to seek the excitement, the challenges and the opportunities that make working here so rewarding.

What you'll bring:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
• 5+ years of experience writing & editing in a variety of business news verticals including finance, technology, small business, entrepreneurship, or health care
• Exceptional journalism, reporting and editing skills

Desired Characteristics

You'll stand out if:

Ability to operate in a high-pressure environment managing multiple deadlines and stakeholders
• Strong interpersonal and communications skills
• An ability to set editorial priorities
• Experience covering live events (in-person and virtual)
• Experience at a large online news publisher
• A basic understanding of television production