Online Managing Editor & Producer

May 15th, 2013

Blister Gear Review is looking for an online managing editor.

The primary duties will be to oversee all aspects of content production. This includes working closely with section editors to prioritize and plan future content, reviewing submissions from prospective reviewers, some contacting of gear manufacturers and sales reps to arrange shipping of product to reviewers, overseeing the publication calendar, editing reviews and working closely with writers on revisions, formatting photos, building articles into the CMS, copy editing, and posting content to social media.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications or related fields
  • Experience in writing, reporting, editing, web publishing, and social media
  • Previous experience as a managing editor is preferred
  • Meticulous attention to details, consistency, style, grammar, format, and spelling are a must.

Knowledge of WordPress and Photoshop are a major plus, as is a basic comprehension of HTML and some researching or fact-checking experience.

The job will begin on a preliminary / probationary pay scale with the ability to earn performance-based raises quickly.

Please e-mail resume & cover letter to BLISTER’s editor-in-chief, Jonathan Ellsworth: jonathan@blistergearreview.com.

Original Posting: http://www.journalismjobs.com/Job_Listing.cfm?JobID=1492566

 


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