About Lucidity Insights
Lucidity Insights or www.LucidityInsights.com is a business data & insights streaming platform specializing in developing world-class investigative special reports and digital content told across various multimedia channels. We believe in the democratization of quality data and insights on the Middle East and Africa’s tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem, so we can help level-up every decision made by an entrepreneur or investor in the region. Access to data can make or break a strategy or a business, and we’re here to help you get the quality level insights Fortune 500 companies pay for.
Think: Netflix meets Pitchbook and has a baby with Masterclass in order to provide top data and insights for learning about the entrepreneurial and tech ecosystems of the Middle East and Africa region. You can binge as much content as you want, so long as you’re learning something. And at Lucidity Insights, we’re all about choice. We believe that you, as the consumer, get to decide how you want to digest your data, for your optimal learning. Is it by downloading a comprehensive 60-page report? Maybe that’s too long, and you’d prefer bite-sized articles that tackle each subject one by one. How about short 1min videos? Perhaps you prefer a 10-15min documentary style video equipped with interviews… or maybe you’re old-school and just want to look at the charts and infographics to glean whatever data you want for yourself. Whatever way you want to consume it, we got it.
And at Lucidity Insights, we’re all about choice. We believe that you, as the consumer, get to decide how you want to digest your data, for your optimal learning. Is it by downloading a comprehensive 60-page report? Maybe that’s too long, and you’d prefer bite-sized articles that tackle each subject one by one. How about short 1min videos? Perhaps you prefer a 10-15min documentary style video equipped with interviews… or maybe you’re old-school and just want to look at the charts and infographics to glean whatever data you want for yourself. Whatever way you want to consume it, we got it.
As a content publisher, Lucidity Insights, is publishing several articles and videos each day, and several investigative reports each month. We are seeking a talented and experienced Senior Editor to lead our publication’s data and analysis efforts, and the Editorial team’s delivery of key features and articles. Our publication specializes in investigative special reports focused on various industries, and we are looking for an individual that can help us take our data-driven reporting to the next level. As the Senior Editor, you will be responsible for managing our editorial team, overseeing our content development process, and ensuring that our articles are accurate, engaging and insightful.
- Work closely with our editorial team to develop content strategies that incorporate data-driven insights and analysis.
- Manage and mentor our team of writers and editors, providing feedback, guidance, and support to help them produce high-quality content.
- Oversee the content development process, from ideation and research to writing, editing, fact-checking, and publication.
- Conduct research and analysis to identify new and interesting angles for our stories, and collaborate with writers to refine their pitches and submissions.
- Develop and maintain our publication's editorial standards and guidelines, ensuring that our content meets the highest standards of accuracy and integrity.
- Use data analysis tools to conduct fact-checking and ensure that our articles are based on accurate and reliable data.
- Work closely with our production team to ensure that our articles are visually engaging and meet our publication's branding and style guidelines.
- Collaborate with other departments, such as marketing and sales, to help promote our content and drive engagement and readership.
- Work with our SEO optimization team to ensure articles are published with search key.
- words, and that launch articles are written for various reports, features and videos we are publishing online.
- Use your prior experience in strategy consulting or a related field to inform our content strategies and identify new growth opportunities for our publication.
Skills and Competencies
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, data analytics, or a related field 5+ years of experience in journalism or content editing, with a focus on data-driven storytelling and analysis.
- Strong leadership and management skills, with experience managing and mentoring teams of writers and editors.
- Excellent research and analytical skills, with the ability to synthesize complex information into compelling stories and insights.
- Proficiency in data analysis tools such as Excel or Google Sheets, a must.
- Experience with visualization tools such as Tableau or Power BI, desireable.
- Prior experience in strategy consulting or a related field is desirable.
- Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with tight deadlines and changing priorities.
- A passion for storytelling, journalism, and data-driven analysis.
If you are a talented and experienced Senior Editor with a passion for data-driven journalism and a keen interest in the industries we cover, we would love to hear from you. Apply today and join our team of dedicated and passionate professionals!