The senior digital editor is an integral part of our digital content team. You will edit content from staff and freelancers for a site that publishes new content daily. You will maintain the site’s editorial voice, conceive editorial packages, and manage the editorial calendar.
Specifically, the responsibilities include:
Edit content daily and top-edit email newsletters and blogs
Plan and build the homepage each day
Manage the editorial calendar and develop themed content plans
Assign content and work with freelance writers on original articles
Generate engaging, interactive content ideas for multiple platforms
Help conceptualize and coordinate special projects such as editorial packages, interactive features, native advertising, etc.
Conceive, pitch, report and write articles for the site.
When needed, act as producer on video shoots or Facebook lives
Load content into Drupal-based CMS
B.A. in Journalism, English or related field
3+ years writing and editing for a fast-paced, highly trafficked website
Knowledge of and experience with search engine optimization
Experience working in Drupal-based CMS
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and Adobe Photoshop
Highly organized, detail oriented and capable of managing multiple projects
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No matter what your role, you matter – your work matters – your ideas the matter – your voice matters.