Freelance Editor

Gemini | Unknown | 2 months ago

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Gemini is looking for a remote editor to join our growing team. As Freelance Content Editor, you will review and revise articles to make sure they align with our brand voice, improve the user experience and drive traffic to our educational portal. The role of the Editor is to edit compelling educational content that explains cryptocurrency and related topics to broad audiences. You make understanding complex topics easy. You will oversee, manage, and guide a group of freelance writers in developing crypto educational content categories.

This is a remote position, but applicants must be able to commit at least 20 hours per week (with a maximum weekly commitment of 35 hours). The rate is commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate must provide clips that demonstrate their expertise with relevant subject matter (see application fields below). Please attach four clips for us to review that demonstrate your subject matter expertise and writing skills; links and pdfs are both acceptable.

Responsibilities:

Review, edit, proofread, structure, and fact-check existing articles on a wide variety of topics and revise content in accordance with project instructions
Identify opportunities to improve content for style, substance, and SEO performance
Serve as main gate-keeper for quality control and consistency of quality and style across content deliverables
At times you may be asked to roll up your sleeves and develop and write content yourself
Proofread materials for colleagues and provide quality control.
Manage deadlines for multiple projects simultaneously.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree (with a focus in Communications, English, Journalism) or equivalent.
Minimum 5-15 years experience as a writer and editor, preferably in cryptocurrency and blockchain, technology, security, or financial services industry/regulated environment
Knowledge of one or more of the following is strongly preferred: technical analysis, cryptocurrency trading, cryptocurrency tokens, cryptocurrency regulation, digital asset security, crypto industry news (e.g. DeFi, NFTs).
Comfortable with content management systems
Proven excellence in writing and editing
Relentless attention to detail
Proven ability to work with, and build trusted relationships, with internal teams successfully
Proven ability to manage multiple deadlines, deliverables, and writers simultaneously
Preference for those with experience working with distributed teams
Ability to deliver excellent, high quality work under time constraints and deadlines
Strong organization, communication and problem-solving skills.
Strong project management skills with experience executing programs on deadline, accurately, efficiently and with an attention to detail