BI Intelligence is hiring a Managing Editor to join our team. BI Intelligence is the research service from Business Insider that offers insights essential to companies making strategic decisions across the mobile, digital media, e-commerce, Internet of Things, payments, and digital financial services industries. Our clients are Fortune 1000 companies, startups, advertising agencies, investment firms, and media conglomerates that have come to rely on our timely, forward-looking insights to keep atop of trends shaping the digital landscape.
What’s the job?
The Managing Editor will lead our editorial team and ensure depth, accuracy, and a uniform voice across all of our content, including written reports, shorter form content, slide decks, and graphs and charts. As the editorial leader, the Managing Editor will maximize the efficiency of our editorial operations, work with the members of the team to develop their skillsets and offer guidance through all stages of research reports. The Managing Editor will have the skills to develop in-depth tech business writing into persuasive, compelling reading. The right candidate has facility reorganizing big, wonky topics for clarity and logical flow, then drilling down to the line-level to ensure our readers can gain an immediate understanding of our research content.
The Managing Editor will facilitate communication across internal teams and coordinate resources. They will work closely with our analysts and be adept at giving direct feedback and guiding and mentoring analysts’ writing and communication abilities.
This is a great opportunity to lead our editorial team and initiatives, as well as help shape a suite of products for a fast-paced, international research company.
Desired skills and experience
Ability and desire to lead, mentor, and manage our editorial team, as well as guide and mentor the broader analyst team
Excellent communication skills and ability to work across multiple internal groups
Comfort providing direct feedback; excellent at breaking down complex topics and asking probing questions
Comfort reviewing the presentation of visual data, including charts and graphics
Ability and desire to roll-up sleeves and step-in when needed; comfortable editing a wide range of data-driven research
5+ years of editing experience
Proficiency working in a CMS and with Excel and PowerPoint
If you’re interested in the role, please apply online and tell us why you’re a good fit.