Remote | Freelance | Part-time
SuperSummary

Associate Editor (Remote)

SuperSummary, a fast-growing literary study guide website, is seeking an experienced, part-time Associate Editor who will be responsible for developing new content, editing long-form educational articles, and recruiting writers.

Great perks include flexible hours and working remotely with a team that is passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of millions of students and teachers.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Writer Management: Hire, train, and manage a remote team of freelance writers; oversee new writer recruiting
  • Content Development:Create a writing manual and style guide for our new literary devices project; help research content formats
  • Content Production: Assign materials to writing team, edit incoming articles, and make changes based on content needs

Our ideal candidate for this role is someone with a passion for literary analysis who has previously worked as an Assistant Editor or Editor at a digital media or online publishing company.

This is a remote, freelance position. Ultimately, we are looking for an editor who is interested in a long-term relationship and the opportunity for consistent, flexible work. If this role sounds like a good match for your skills and interests, we hope to hear from you soon.

  • You’re the right fit if youre a problem solver who can build, manage, and inspire a team of writers.
  • You have an obsessive eye for detail and copyediting, and can dig into web analytics to make informed decisions.
  • You are brimming with ideas that will help us take our operating processes, content standards, and online platform to the next level.
  • And most of all, youre obsessed with literature.

Requirements for this position include:

  • 2-3 years of prior editing experience at a consumer website or in educational publishing
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Experience editing long-form web copy
  • Experience hiring and training freelance writers
  • Organized, efficient, and comfortable multi-tasking
  • Working knowledge of SEO and web analytics
  • Passion for English literature and online education
  • Prior experience working with long-form, education-related web content a big plus, as is a background or advanced degree in English literature.