16OCT - Growth Editor - Global Citizen - Deadline: N/A


Organization Description
Our vision is a world without extreme poverty by 2030. Our mission is to grow the number and effectiveness of Global Citizens to achieve the public, business and political commitment and action to end extreme poverty by 2030.

We are inspired by the incredible progress achieved by the global community in halving the percentage of people living in extreme poverty in the last 30 years.  We know that the injustice of living on less than US$1.25 a day can be ended by 2030.

We believe that when an organized, critical mass of individuals in society aspire to the values of Global Citizen (GC), and when they are organized and equipped to take meaningful action, we can change the policies and practices that contribute to keeping people in extreme poverty.

Job Description
Global Citizen is hiring a Growth Editor to join its growing team of journalists.

Location – 594 Broadway, Suite 207, New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with all members of the editorial team to help plan how a story will work on social from the moment it’s conceived, and develop storytelling as content shifts across social platforms
  • Set and track KPIs, analyze data, and make best-practice recommendations
  • Package all editorial content for all social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and Tumblr)
  • Help translate original, long-form content into more visual formats (video, graphics, gifs, and more)
  • Conceive and create social-first content
  • Coordinate with marketing, creative, and video teams

Job Requirements

  • Intuitive sense of what makes people click, share, comment and like, and be able to apply those principles to our content across a range of news and policy issues
  • Proven track record conceiving of social-first content
  • A solid foundation in traditional journalism and reporting; BA in journalism + newsroom experience
  • 3 to 4 years experience in professional content creation and social programming
  • An in-depth understanding of why content performs well on various platforms
  • Proven track record in packaging new, original content for social media platforms
  • Experience in analytics tools, creating reports, and analyzing data
  • A can-do attitude and desire to help make the world a better place

How to Apply
Please apply online at https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/about/jobs/#op-144500-growth-editor.

Deadline – N/A