Job offer: News Editor in Tokyo with Bitcoin.com


Bitcoin.com’s mission is to create more economic freedom in the world. To that end, we are building products that make cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin more accessible. Individuals can buy, use, and store them securely with our digital wallet and financial services. Businesses get access to the tools they need to accept cryptocurrency payments. Developers get support building technologies that promote financial inclusivity. Everyone who visits Bitcoin.com can learn about the future of money from a trusted source.

Bitcoin.com News is looking for an Editor to work directly with its News Lead and dteam of authors to edit articles, manage the publishing calendar, create style guides, and continuously uphold the highest level of quality for our News desk.

Requirements

Creating a set of guidelines to ensure each article meets the highest editorial and design standards

Editing daily news content, some weekend shifts will be required

Working alongside the News Lead on new formats and strategies to increase engagement
Discussing articles and highlighting trends to writers

Working with writers on fact-checking

Choosing relevant tags and tag structure

Providing writers with feedback on articles

Working with News Lead and marketing team distribution strategies through email, social, paid

Experience & Qualifications:

Several years experience as a news editor

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, related major, or related working experience

A background in online content creation, preferably in finance or cryptocurrencies

Experience in creating content style guides

Experience working with multiple individuals, teams and stakeholders in creating content guidelines

Impeccable editing skills

Exceptional command of the English language

Strong SEO knowledge

Strong time management skills

Benefits

We are serious about what we do, but more importantly, we have a lot of fun doing it. Our work culture is modern, meaning we strive for work experiences based on transparency, productivity, trust, and passion. For all employees, benefits include ::

Flexible work hours

Remote work

Health insurance reimbursement

Wellness program (gym, etc.)

Yoga classes

Japanese classes for Japan residents

Paid in cryptocurrency

Workable



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