Assistant Editor

My City Magazine - Flint, MI (30+ days ago)3.3


Twenty-year-old, Flint-based magazine publishing company offers an exceptional opportunity for a creative, experienced editor with writing skills who is interested in pursuing a career in magazine production and publication.

Responsibilities: - Support editorial and production staff in all activities leading to publication of the monthly magazine(s).- Organize and research projects on tight deadlines.- Coordinate with outside writing staff.- Coordinate photographer schedule.- Work with graphic designers on editorial layout.- Develop story ideas and concepts.- Assist with managing social media platforms.- Communicate with sales team.

This position also requires writing editorial content for each issue.

Requirements: Excellent writing and communication skills including grammar, usage, tone and other stylistic features. Must have a strong ability to proof and edit copy. Additionally, candidate should be familiar with social media and new media platforms including fluency in Google Docs. The ability to meet tight deadlines is a prerequisite. Magazine production experience is a plus.

BA or pending BA in English/Journalism or relevant majors highly preferred. Writing sample and editing test may be requested.

The person in this position is required to be at the corporate location in Flint, MI.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Editing: 2 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Flint, MI

Required work authorization:

  • United States