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Careers / Positions Associate Editor, ZDNET

Charlotte, NCNew York, NYRemote
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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

ZDNET is seeking a full-time Associate Editor who will contribute to the editorial commerce team. This editor will both create and edit content. ZDNET's commerce content provides expertise and buying advice about the world's most innovative technology products and connects the audience with the best deals for buying them. The role requires a person with attention to detail, a genuine curiosity about technology and innovation, and a high emotional IQ.

What You’ll Do

  • Pitch, write, update, and edit commerce content covering the most useful and important products in the tech industry
  • Produce clean, unique, and well-researched copy
  • Evaluate products and make well-reasoned recommendations
  • Take hands-on photos and videos of products
  • Edit content for style, tone, and flow; conform content to in-house style
  • Write great headlines and descriptions, and select compelling images to represent stories
  • Use analytics and other tools to track and optimize story performance
  • Work on tentpole commerce content opportunities, including Black Friday/Cyber Monday, Amazon Prime Day, and other events and mega sales

What We’re Looking For

  • 1+ years of writing or editing experience with consumer-focused content
  • Enthusiasm for delivering high-quality content
  • Natural curiosity and the ability to generate new content ideas
  • Positive, energetic written voice
  • Understanding of SEO concepts and best practices
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities
  • Passionate about team collaboration
  • Growth mindset and openness to feedback and coaching
  • Must be highly adaptable and flexible; priorities change rapidly and regularly
  • Must be trustworthy, committed, considerate, and a good listener


  • Cash Compensation Range: $42,000-$60,000*
    *Note actual salary is based on geographic location, qualifications, and experience. 

Additionally, the following benefits are provided by Red Ventures, subject to eligibility requirements.

  • Health Insurance Coverage (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401(k) with match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Parental Bonding Benefit Program

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

 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

If you are based in California, we encourage you to read this important information for California residents linked here.

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Red Ventures is a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships. We’re made up of dozens of teams spanning multiple industries and geographies - all working together to help people make life’s most important decisions. Whether you’re looking for freedom to build new brands and businesses from the ground up, an opportunity to partner with brands who are already globally recognized, or a combination of both - this is a place where you can unlock substantial experience and even make entire career shifts, all within one organization.

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