Singletracks is Now Hiring for a Managing Editor

Singletracks is hiring. Learn more about the position and how to apply here.
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Singletracks is looking for a full time Managing Editor. Millions of mountain bikers around the world will count on you to help them find the information that will inspire their most epic adventure yet! It’s no small task, and you’ll need the following skills to get the job done right.

  • Extensive mountain bike knowledge and a love for all things MTB.
  • Mad organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to solve problems and learn new skills while juggling multiple ongoing projects.
  • A positive attitude and willingness to take direction and work with a team.
  • Tech savvy and comfort working in an all-digital environment.
  • Knowledge or understanding of SEO.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bike shop experience is a plus; data geeks welcome!

Singletracks Managing Editor

The Singletracks mission is to share the mountain bike information that inspires epic adventures. The Managing Editor is responsible for planning, producing, coordinating, and revising content that will appeal to readers.


  • Plan, source and produce online articles and associated multimedia content on a weekly basis.
  • Schedule and publish articles using an editorial calendar.
  • Evaluate freelance pitches and move submissions from draft to publication.
  • Work closely with the Editor-in-Chief and editorial contributors to meet deadlines and goals associated with content production.
    • Edit articles and make suggestions prior to publication.
    • Discover mountain bike news and stories across the Internet. 
    • Travel to select media events and remote assignments.
    • Create sponsored content for ad partners.
  • Be an active participant in the Singletracks online community.

Experience and education

  • A portfolio demonstrating 2-4 years of writing experience
  • 1+ years experience as an editor
  • High quality photography and photo editing experience
  • Post-secondary journalism degree a plus

In addition to sourcing, creating and editing content, the Managing Editor is responsible for communicating with readers and partners across a wide variety of topics and forums.

This is a 100% remote, full-time position and the salary will be based on experience. Singletracks doesn’t have a physical office and relies on technology to stay in touch so feel free to roam.

To apply, send an email introducing yourself, along with a resume and relevant portfolio samples to [email protected].