Project managers/ Editors: Creating the Future of News publication

Project Manager, Writer

Help create a reference publication on directions and opportunities for the news industry globally

Location:
Anywhere (though we always especially like people in Sydney!)

Scope:
Flexible part-time roles to suit the right applicants

Role:
We are launching a subscription web publication on the future of news. It will offer:

  • Insightful commentary on directions in the news industry
  • Analysis and reports on important issues in the news industry
  • Data and comparisons on the news industry in countries around the world
  • Conversations in a community of senior industry peers

We need one or more project managers/ editors who can help launch the publication, working with Group Chairman Ross Dawson and a distributed team of specialists.

Capabilities:

We are looking for a diverse set of capabilities, and are interested in anyone who can excel in at least one of these domains:

  • Project managing the launch and efficient development of a world-class web publication
  • Project managing building the back and front end of a data aggregation system
  • Editing, supervising or writing insightful research and analysis on the future of the news industry
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Experience working with crowds or distributed teams is highly valued.

Please point to publications that you have worked on or helped to launch.

Pay:
Hourly rate, or by the piece for some analysis projects. We will consider offering a monthly pay rate for the right person.

All contributors to the project will receive a profit share.

Application process:
Please apply on the application form.

Be sure to read our working principles to understand:

  • Why we believe in talent and expect excellence
  • Lean startup principles
  • How we reward our team, including profit share
  • The application process, including tests, trials, and deeper engagement

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