Growth Fellow, Data Insights (January 2023)

Employer Insider
Location New York, NY or virtual
Type Full time
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Posted on November 2, 2022


Insider is hiring a paid editorial fellow to help use story performance data to inform newsroom coverage and strategy.

Fellows on our Growth team will work closely with editors and reporters across the newsroom and help arm them with the tools, analytics, and insights they need to tell stories that resonate with readers. The ideal candidate is equally passionate about data and journalism.

The Growth team provides critical performance data and actionable insights that help the Insider newsrooms understand what our audience cares about.

What you’ll have:

  • Proven experience delivering insights from large datasets
  • Strong grasp of statistical techniques and significance
  • Visualization and communication skills to influence a fast-paced newsroom
  • Interest in and knowledge of journalism
  • Ability to work quickly and collaboratively with a fast-paced team

Additionally, for the Growth team, we’re looking for someone with the following:

  • Familiar with Looker, Google Analytics, and social platform analytics tools
  • Basic SEO knowledge
  • Google Sheets power user

If this sounds like your dream job, apply here with your resume/CV and cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this role.

The Insider Fellowship Program is for early career journalists who want to spend six months learning from a newsroom full of passionate, dedicated journalists. Fellows are assigned to teams and become experts in digital storytelling. They produce real work that is distributed to our audience of millions, and by the end of six months are prepared for the next phase of their journalism careers.

Please note: The paid fellowship requires that you work remotely, preferably full-time at 40 hours a week, for six months beginning in January 2023.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Fellows are paid $20 per hour (overtime when needed and approved)
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Eligible for medical, dental, and vision benefits on 91st day of employment

For more information on the Insider Fellowship Program, see.

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Are you passionate about this opportunity, but worried that you don’t have 100% of the experience we’re looking for? We still want to hear from you! Apply online and let us know why you would make a great addition to the Insider community.

About Us: Insider Inc. is the global media company behind Insider and an ever-growing family of brands. Our mission is to inform and inspire the digital generation and become the most influential journalism brand in the world. We reach an audience of more than 375 million users with our stories, which command attention and inspire action.
Our core value is effectiveness. We make things happen. We listen to each other, learn from each other, and take risks together. We understand that a diverse set of perspectives and an inclusive environment are critical to our success. All of this helps us get better every day. Check out our mission, values, and culture page to learn more.

If you are interested, you can reach out to Lily Oberstein, UW-Madison alum at