Managing Editor

Arival: The In-Destination Voice

Arival serves the tours, activities and attractions industry, seeks a creative writer and editor with an analytical and strategic mind.

We are seeking a creative writer and editor with management abilities and strategic thinking to help build our content.

What does this job entail?

  • Working directly with Arival’s CEO, Douglas Quinby, to develop content strategy and planning
  • Design and manage editorial projects within budget
  • Hire and manage editorial and staff to see projects through to completion
  • Actively write and edit a range of content, from long-form analytical research to short articles, as well as copywriting for various marketing activities
  • Conduct industry interviews and build source relationships throughout our industry sector
  • Oversee and conduct research including quantitative methods (surveys, data analytics, interviews, etc.)
  • Present content at industry forums
  • Create video content

What are we looking for

  • Three plus years of travel industry experience is a must
  • Excellent written skills with a proven journalism and/or research track record
  • Knack for punchy prose and web-friendly copywriting
  • Experience managing staff and projects
  • A bachelor’s degree with minimum 4-5 years work experience
  • Some experience with quantitative analysis preferred
  • Based in North America

Interested? Send a cover letter, resume and examples of your writing to jo[email protected]

Arival LLC is an equal opportunity employer.