Assistant Editor – Digital Content

Are you a talented writer, and a meticulous editor? Do you love the Internet and the ever-evolving business of digital content?

If so, our Assistant Editor role may be the perfect opportunity for you! In this important role, you’ll help our company grow our content and expand our business. You’ll help our writers improve their content, advance our social media outreach, manage production schedules, coordinate projects and publications, and help improve our overall subscriber experience.

The ideal candidate has experience with Search Engine Optimization (SEO), WordPress, creating great web content, and social media. Journalism or Communications education or work experience is considered a plus.

Primary job responsibilities include:

  • Copy edit content
  • On-page Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Content production management

Detailed responsibilities include:

  • Copy edit 3 – 5+ web articles per day
  • Compile daily e-letter content, related links, etc.
  • Execute SEO strategy with on-site optimization of articles
  • Manage freelance writers and assignments
  • Maintain editorial calendar
  • Coordinate editorial content with marketing and production team members
  • Copy edit paid subscription newsletters, special reports, other communications
  • Write Daily Profit Weekend Digest newsletter issue
  • Update content (special reports, spreadsheets, charts, etc.) to assure accuracy
  • Track and report metrics related to e-letters and web traffic
  • Ongoing quality control for our content and products

We are seeking candidates with the following experience:

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • WordPress or similar Content Management System (CMS)
  • Journalism or Communications background (school or professional work)
  • Microsoft Office software, especially Word and Excel

In this role, you’ll work closely with our Publisher to grow our team and improve our content. You’ll also work with our Marketing Managers — to produce content that complements our marketing campaigns.

Wyatt Investment Research – an online publisher of investment ideas for individual investors – is expanding in 2017. We’re creating new web content and launching new paid subscription services. We currently produce free web content, daily e-letters, and seven paid subscription online investment newsletters. Our content reaches an audience of over 300,000 individual investors.

This is a full-time, salaried position in our Richmond, Vermont office.  We offer our employee’s competitive salaries, a 401(k) retirement account, health insurance, dental insurance, cash bonuses, profit sharing, and a wellness stipend among other benefits. Our office is located less than 20 minutes from downtown Burlington.

To be considered, please send us a cover letter “selling” yourself, and a resume.  Please include the term “Assistant Editor” in the subject line. Our email address is: jobs@wyattresearch.com