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Higher Education Editor
Forbes Advisor

Forbes Advisor is looking for an editor with higher education and K-12 experience to join the Forbes Advisor team as Higher Ed Editor. With the higher ed editor role, we aim to provide quality content on a wide range of education topics, including choosing a major in college, careers by degree, researching schools and more.

Responsibilities:      

●  Help the Managing Editor build and scale education content efforts
●  Brainstorm and contribute to social content including video series, features and original photography efforts     
●  Find, recruit and set up freelancers with higher education expertise. Train and support freelancers on how to use Forbes Advisor tools and style guides
●  Work with the team to build best practices for higher ed content strategies, including content, templates, imagery and social media standards             
●  Leverage data and SEO best practices to create monthly topics for freelancers that include explanatory content, how-tos, roundups, best-ofs and school reviews                                        
●  Work collaboratively with the global editorial team, creating best practices worldwide for the space
●  Create rubrics to rate and rank related products and services for best-ofs (example: Best Online Colleges)

Requirements  

●  At least 3 years of experience as an education editor
●  Good understanding of education-centric concepts and data-driven practices for measuring schools
●  Experience with SEO best practices, willingness to learn and expand SEO skills
●  Extremely organized and detail-oriented
●  Nimble and open to quick changes in strategy
●  Familiarity with Trello a plus                                                                                                         

Perks:

●  Competitive compensation package
●  Ability to work remotely
●   Unlimited PTO

Sound like you?

Email your resume, a brief introduction and two samples of your existing work to careers-apply@forbesadvisor.com at your earliest convenience.


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