Goalcast is the world's leading empowering media company, specializing in the production and distribution of transformative short documentaries and original short films. With a growing community of over 40 million people and a monthly viewership of over 500 million, our videos deeply impact lives across the globe. Each one is made to help people recognize their potential, make the tough choices required to change, and live the impossible.
We are looking to amplify our impact and are currently looking for an Editor.
The Editor will be part of the publishing arm of Goalcast for content on Goalcast.com and our other publishing platforms, guiding and managing the creation of inspirational content that will change lives and reach millions.
We are looking for a skilled individual to join our high-functioning team and perform a variety of functions.
The candidate should have a great eye for stories that high potential for virality, finding unique stories across diverse topics
Actively searches for the best freelance writers for Goalcast that deliver on the brand expectations and whose content and content ideas match our desired tone and voice.
Mentors freelancers to write in a way that is clear, concise, impactful and true to the Goalcast brand
Consults with various contributors (internal/external experts, freelancers) from pitches and outlines to final drafts, helping them pitch and produce high-quality content that supports our goals.
Manages the day-to-day editorial operations for their content verticals, including editing and posting stories from freelance writers
Establishes and refines our editorial processes to ensure that production and publication of content happens on an agreed-upon cadence
Manages larger editorial projects, which could include both written word and video content
Establishes/monitors KPIs and tracking that reflects business and audience objectives.
Seeks continuous improvement and understands that for Goalcast to grow exponentially, they need to think exponentially: consistently looks to organize their editorial work in a way that maximizes their impact.
North American candidates only (We will not be selecting any international applicants)
You're a great writer and editor with an analytical mindset. You've also developed strong instincts around what makes a piece of web content thoughtful, engaging, and clear.
Detail oriented with a high quality standard for editorial as well and article formatting
3-5 years of professional experience in a similar role in a dynamic environment
Excellent knowledge of current events and content that resonates across social platforms
Knowledge of Wordpress, Google Analytics and Google Suite
BA in Journalism, English Literature or related field
Important message : Only selected applicants will be contacted and asked to film themselves answering a set of questions. Failure to submit video, will result in automatic refusal.