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DATE ADDED: Fri 12/10/2018

Associate Editor

Chicago, USA


Job Description

This is a full-time remote position with flexible hours. Salary is negotiable based on experience. Please prepare a short cover letter, clips, and resume when applying.

Hippo Thinks (#removed#), a research-focused content marketing agency, is hiring a full-time associate editor. Reporting directly to the executive editor, the associate editor drives content strategy and manages content production for multiple Hippo Thinks clients. The ideal candidate will have strong writing and editing chops and will also be able to think on their feet during phone calls with C-level executives. Content strategy, including ideating topic ideas and crafting pitches for thought leadership articles, will be a major part of this position. The associate editor will also assist Hippo PR partners as needed with research (such as assembling pitch lists) and outreach.

The ideal candidate should be curious and excited to dive deep on new topics, even if they're dense or technical, and be prepared to share strong opinions on editorial direction. An interest in or curiosity about business and tech topics is a must, as is familiarity with the writing style of business publications such as Forbes and Fast Company.


Company Description
Hippo Reads provides a link between well-researched academic and journalistic materials and real world issues. It offers two services: (1) Hippo Reads curations, which feature in-depth examinations of topics along with suggested reads (2) Hippo Thinks, (services for Thought Leaders), which brings together high-profile industry thought leaders, writers, and academics to produce substantiated articles for mainstream media.

Role: Associate Editor
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Location: Chicago,

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