Insider Inc. is hiring a full-time editor to work with freelance writers on our Personal Finance Insider team.

Personal Finance Insider (PFI) produces service journalism about money. We help our readers choose the right bank accounts, save more for retirement, pay off their student loans, buy their first homes, and more. We value creativity, accountability, and diversity of ideas and opinions.

The editor will oversee much of PFI’s freelance coverage, working with a group of over 100 writers to produce essays, opinion/analysis pieces, and reported features that inspire our readers to make decisions about and take action with their money. The editor will be responsible for soliciting pitches and making assignments on a regular basis, and editing and publishing freelance stories. The editor will work closely with PFI’s executive editor to ensure coverage is inclusive and intersectional, and that our pool of writers reflects the diversity of our readership.

The ideal candidate will be organized, communicative, full of ideas, and enthusiastic about working with freelancers. The ideal candidate will also have some experience editing others. This person is flexible and able to adapt quickly in a fast-paced newsroom. They are a team player who is excited about working in an inclusive environment and getting better every day. 

Some other skills that would make a candidate successful in this role:

  • General knowledge of principles and standards of journalism 
  • Experience writing and editing
  • Some experience managing freelancers a plus
  • Commitment to fair and inclusive storytelling 
  • Commitment to listening to and learning from the freelance writers and Insider colleagues you work with

The salary range for this position is $65,000-$70,000. 

Are you passionate about this opportunity, but worried that you don’t have 100% of the experience we’re looking for? We still want to hear from you! Apply online and let us know why you would make a great addition to the Insider community.

About Us: Insider Inc. is the global media company behind Insider and an ever-growing family of brands. Our mission is to inform and inspire the digital generation and become the most influential journalism brand in the world. We reach an audience of more than 375 million users with our stories, which command attention and inspire action.
Our core value is effectiveness. We make things happen. We listen to each other, learn from each other, and take risks together. We understand that a diverse set of perspectives and an inclusive environment are critical to our success. All of this helps us get better every day. Check out our mission, values, and culture page to learn more.

Insider Inc supports a distributed workforce that allows for varied work locations. Many roles are eligible for 100% remote or hybrid remote/office work unless otherwise noted.

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