Reference number gomw-394

Employer Motor1.com

Location Detroit, USA
Job type Full time

Motor1.com, a Motorsport Network company, is looking for an associate editor to augment its editorial team in Detroit. A perfect candidate will bring a fascination with cars, a love for great writing, and social media savvy in equal measure.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with editorial team to spot trends and execute socially optimized content based on them
  • Write and edit breaking news stories
  • Source and assign stories to the news writing team
  • Cover auto shows and other news-making industry events
  • Contribute to new car review content flow

Desired Characteristics / Skills:

  • Sound writing and editing skills
  • Familiarity with the tools of digital publishing: content management systems, photo and gallery tools, video publishing
  • High level of comfort and aptitude in creating content for social media channels
  • Highly organized and deadline driven

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in automotive media, news media, or similar (digital experience a plus)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, or equivalent work experience in a publishing environment
  • Clean driving record and valid licence

Must be willing to work from Motor1's Detroit editorial offices – no remote candidates, please.

Required experience:

  • automotive media: 2 years
  • Editing: 2 years

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