Lonely Planet – Editor, Taxes – New York City, NY

September 17, 2022

Job Description

Job title: Editor, Taxes

Company: Lonely Planet

Job description: Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.

At a Glance

Red Ventures is looking for a Tax Editor to join our Bankrate team. The editor will be responsible for contributing to and executing on our strategy for tax content while using SEO and editorial best practices to edit articles that are highly visible on organic search.

This editor will be responsible for identifying relevant tax keywords for new content, updating existing articles, assigning content to freelancers and publishing content in the CMS (WordPress). The editor should have strong editing skills, as well as strong project management skills. An ability to oversee content creation from start to finish is a must.

What You’ll Do

  • Identify, pitch, assign and edit tax articles that rank highly on search and resonate with our consumer audience
  • Do keyword research to identify content gaps and opportunities to refresh and optimize existing content
  • Monitor key trends and news in the tax space to drive decisions on emerging content opportunities
  • Work with freelance writers for content creation, and identify new ones as needed
  • Edit externally produced content for AP Style, brand voice and tone
  • Check story drafts for errors, typos and linking opportunities
  • Participate in the publishing process in our content management system (WordPress)

What We’re Looking For

  • 2+ years of writing/editing personal finance content with experience covering taxes
  • Excellent research, writing and editorial skills, with the ability to effectively communicate to freelance writers
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Experience meeting tight deadlines while working independently to manage multiple projects
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
  • Ability to grasp the voice, style and tone of the Bankrate brand
  • Desire to work closely with a fast-paced, high-performing team in a collaborative environment
  • Experience with AP Style

Who We Are

Over the last twenty years, Red Ventures has built a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships that work together to connect millions of people with expert advice. Through premium content and personalized digital experiences, Red Ventures builds online journeys that make it easier for people to make important decisions about their homes, health, travel, finances, education and entertainment. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures has 3,000 employees in 10 cities across the US, as well as in the UK and Brazil. Red Ventures owns and operates several large digital brands including Healthline, The Points Guy, Bankrate, MYMOVE, and Allconnect.com.For more information, visit and follow @RedVentures on social platforms.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person’s merit and qualifications.

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation where appropriate. Should you require a reasonable accommodation to apply or participate in the job application or interview process, please contact .

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Join one of the most prestigious brands in the world, and do meaningful work that helps millions of people make better financial decisions for their families and their futures. Our Bankrate team spans offices all over the country, and we’re looking for a wide range of talent to help us grow – from technology experts, to journalists, to business leaders, and more.

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Location: New York City, NY

Job date: Sat, 17 Sep 2022 04:32:13 GMT


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