Weâ€™re on the lookout for an Editor in Chief to join the MoneySense team at Ratehub Inc; someone who has true passion and will act as the voice of personal finance in Canada! MoneySense recently joined the Ratehub Inc family and although Moneysense.
ca will operate independently of Ratehub.ca and CanWise Financial, we share a common purpose and culture that together will help Canadians stay informed and make better choices when it comes to their personal finance decisions.
MoneySenseâ€™s new Editor in Chief will play a vital role in the revival of a trusted and beloved Canadian brand. Our goal is to build on MoneySenseâ€™s solid reputation, grow the number of stories and voices on MoneySense.
ca, and reach new audiences so that we can help even more Canadians make sense of their money. The Editor in Chief will help us achieve these goals.
As Editor in Chief, you will be instrumental in defining and achieving the MoneySense vision and strategy. You will help ensure MoneySense.
ca functions on a day-to- day basis by establishing / following processes and ensuring contributors regularly produce top quality content.
You will also do most of the heavy lifting for the day to day operations of the website. Working closely with the Managing Editor and the General Manager, you will have a team of 20+ freelancers and be responsible to manage any external relationships to support the MoneySense reputation and vision.
Scope of responsibilities :
Ensure the website is functioning well and producing fresh content regularly
Produce â€ special projectsâ€™ that include our existing ranks and listings, like Where To Buy and Top Stocks, as well as creating and spearheading new projects
Writing occasional columns
Monitoring analytics on the site and adjusting display and social media to maximize traffic
Maintain MoneySenseâ€™s social media accounts, sharing stories as theyâ€™re published and re-sharing stories from the MoneySense archive
Ensure the website and newsletters get updated on a regular basis with fresh content
Oversee every piece of content we produce
You will work in conjunction with the Managing Editor to assign content (develop an editorial calendar), edit heads and decks to maximize SEO, add artwork and publish to the site
Develop relationships externally to enhance MoneySenseâ€™s reputation.
Represent the organization at events to elevate the brand
Organize events and participate in conferences every year
In conjunction with the Managing Editor, oversee the annual budget
The most important qualification we are looking for is immense interest or passion for personal finance! Here are the other â€ qualificationsâ€™ that will position you up for success :
Experience publishing on a WordPress website
Knowledge of SEO
3+ years of experience as an Editor, ideally with a financial publication
Strong leadership skills with a track record of effectively managing an editorial team including a large roster of freelancers
Post-secondary degree or diploma an asset, preferably in journalism
Fun : You bring your whole self to work and make an effort to contribute to our workplace culture in a positive way
Do the right thing : You are able to assess both customer and company needs to make good business choices
Growth mindset : You love to learn and try new things
Hunger : You turn passion into action
Willing to Help : You care about your team members and are willing to help out outside your realm of expertise.
Impact oriented : You are motivated by results and track to completion
Competitive salary : We know itâ€™s expensive to live and work downtown
Flexible hours : Enjoy a couple more hours of sleep in the morning, if you want
Medical & dental coverage : Health is wealth
Continuing education : Conference and learning budget
Casual dress code : If itâ€™s good enough for you, itâ€™s good enough for us
Socials : in-suite ping-pong, team trips, and hackathons
Treats : Healthy snacks, cold drinks, espresso
HOW TO APPLY
Please submit your resume or a link to your LinkedIn profile and a letter expressing why you want to work for Ratehub.ca