Editor City Job Description Sample
Nashville City Editor
Vox Media employees thrive on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. The Vox Media house of networks includes industry-leading media forces like SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode, Racked and Polygon, and reaches an audience of hundreds of millions, generating over a billion content views each month.
We're looking for a part-time reporter and writer to lead the charge at Eater Nashville. This reporter should excel in a fast-paced environment, have a broad knowledge of the Nashville dining and food scene, and be able to write quickly, accurately, and in a confident voice. The reporter will be responsible for breaking original news and collaborating with other members of the Eater staff.
Write the highest profile news coverage, as well as longer-form original maps and guides
Perpetuate the highest standards of journalism, including original and reported news on the Eater Nashville home page
Maintain a wide network of sources both inside and outside major Nashville restaurant brands
Promote content via social media channels, a daily newsletter, and other professional connections
Collaborate with other Eater teams as needed
Experience writing and editing news content
A competitive streak — you delight in scooping the competition
A critical, seasoned eye for storytelling in any medium
Excellent organizational skills, focus, and the ability to work independently
A passion for and knowledge of the Nashville restaurant scene
The ideal candidate also has a working knowledge of photo editing, photography, and familiarity with content management systems
Impeccable grammar and attention to detail with an eye toward clean copy
Experience in shooting video a plus
Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.
Technical Writer/ Editor
Freelance Internal Communications Content Editor
We are a company with integrated luxury and lifestyle offerings centered on movement, nutrition and regeneration. In addition to Equinox, our other brands, Blink, Pure Yoga, SoulCycle and FURTHERMORE are all recognized for inspiring and motivating members and employees to maximize life. Within our portfolio of brands, we have more than 175 locations within every major city across the country in addition to London & Toronto.
We are passionate about high performance living and we practice what we preach – investing time in our own health and fitness. We believe that everyone has untapped potential within them and it takes a disruptive approach to unleash it. We dream big and don't settle for the status quo. We sweat the details. We never accept less than 110% to help each other deliver the Equinox experience and enable our members to get great results. We are obsessed with what's new, what's now, what's next. Never following, always leading, living ahead of the moment in fashion, culture and consumer behavior. We aren't just a company; we're a community vested in each other's success. We value humility and a team approach at every level of the company.
If you are a high performing individual who is passionate about winning and inspiring others then we are excited to discuss career opportunities with you.
The Internal Content Editor will be responsible for generating and editing engaging content for the
Company's new intranet platform, including highlighting business successes, company news, team
member interest pieces and other features as necessary.
Writes/edits/curates stories for company intranet. Topics of focus include company news,events, etc.
Works closely with internal content authors to draft and edit content while ensuring consistentbrand voice and messaging.
Assists with the management of intranet home and department-category page layouts.
Partners with creative team to ensure consistent brand voice and messaging throughout all internal communications.
Assists in reporting on key system metrics and feedback to optimize content strategy and effectiveness.
Assists with the creation and execution of intranet system launch strategy.
Assists with the creation of and update to intranet training materials.
Liaises with translation vendor to ensure that key content is translated into relevant languages.
Assists with the planning and execution of home office employee experience events.
Minimum of 3 years of experience as a copywriter/editor
Previous experience with intranets preferred
Proven ability to meet deadlines
Must have excellent communication skills, be a team player, attend to details, and keep to schedules
Must be able to prioritize and manage a variety of project
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
We offer competitive salary, benefits and industry leading commission opportunities for club employees
Complimentary Club membership
30- 50% discounts on all Equinox products and services including Personal Training, Private Pilates, Spa and Café' services and Shop items
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Must have a legal right to work in the United States. While we appreciate every applicant's interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. We regret that phone calls will not be accepted. EOE
Content Editor (173268-268)
UBM organizes over 300 market-leading B2B events every year. At our events we create the environments which allow business to flourish. Our knowledge of the communities we serve, our ability to attract the right people and our skill at curating the physical space and creating memorable experiences bring thousands of like-minded people together. It is this shared experience and the opportunities to make human connections which allow businesses to grow.
Our events serve a tremendous variety of different industry sectors from furniture to fashion to pharma. In total we serve over 50 different communities.
There are over 3,750 people working at UBM. We operate in more than 20 countries. This global footprint allows us to help businesses to trade both domestically and internationally.
The Editor will be responsible for identifying, researching, developing and writing content for both print and digital for License Global magazine, the leading multi-platform B2B publication for the global brand licensing industry. The Editor will be a results-orientated professional, with exceptional communication and inter-personal skills, working closely with a variety of departments and roles across UBM offices all over the world with specific emphasis on interaction with staff in Santa Monica, New York City and London. The successful candidate will be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritize them effectively, and will have a proven track record in content management.
The License Global team produces print, digital and daily news in support of the world's top events company, UBM, and supports its events as a thought leader.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identify, report and write compelling news stories and thought pieces (long- and short-form) on the consumer product space.
Conduct interviews and engage with C-level executives at some of the leading companies in the world.
Copyedit both print and digital materials as needed.
Contribute to the publication's social media presence.
Collaborate with Content Director, Managing Editor, Digital Editor and event stakeholders to forecast future editorial needs and identify trends in the marketplace.
Fact check and proofread long-form articles for accuracy.
Comfort writing advertorial and branded content material.
Attend relevant global industry events, acting as a representative of the publication.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Experience writing long-form content.
Strong writing, reporting and copyediting skills.
Excellent command of grammar.
Fluent in AP style.
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently.
Deep knowledge of pop culture, brands and/or entertainment.
Ability to adhere to strict deadlines and prioritize and re-prioritize tasks.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally.
Analytics experience a plus.
Four-year degree in journalism, English or related communications field.
At least 2-5 years of experience writing for a professional publication or website.
ABOUT THIS DIVISION:
The Licensing Group at UBM enables the world's most influential entertainment, character, fashion, art and corporate brand owners and agents to connect with consumer goods manufacturers, licensees and retailers. We help brands to meet with manufacturers and retailers to foster licensing deals and help bring new products to life. The licensing market is worth an estimated $250 billion of retail sales and generates $14 billion of royalty revenues for licensors. http://www.ubm.com/sectors/lifestyle-brands#brand-licensing
License Global magazine, published by UBM, is the leading news source for the brand licensing industry, delivering award-winning editorial content covering trends, analysis and special reports on the global brand licensing and retail marketplace. Through its print edition, website and daily e-newsletter, License Global reaches a total monthly audience more than 100,000 qualified readers. The magazine also serves as the official publication for the brand licensing industry's two largest trade events, Licensing Expo and Brand Licensing Europe. Founded in 1998, License Global's readership is comprised of the world's leading retailers, licensors, licensees, manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors.
Why work for UBM?
As an employee of UBM you will have access to a positive company culture, a flexible and professional environment, UBM Employee Benefits and a commitment from us that we will invest in developing your talent.
UBM is committed to its policy of equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees. Our employment practices are based on each person's skills, abilities and performance. We provide equal opportunity in employment to qualified individuals regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender identity, gender re-assignment, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. This commitment extends to all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, promotion, training, compensation, benefits, discipline and discharge. Any form of discrimination is in violation of this policy and will not be tolerated by the Company.
We invite you to be part of an organization that is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture and to being a responsible, sustainable business
Job LocationSanta Monica, California, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular
Features Editor/Copy Editor
The Rapid City Journal, a 20,000-circulation daily newspaper in the Black Hills of South Dakota, is looking for an energetic features editor to lead our weekly entertainment publication. "Compass" is our most widely distributed product and the guide for everything to see and do in the Black Hills.
We are looking for someone with a passion for features that enjoys reporting on the arts, culture, food and the outdoors while being detail-oriented enough to plan and execute the publication. Along with the features duties, this person will perform news copy editing duties two nights a week.
The Rapid City Journal is located in a bustling city of 70,000 people in western South Dakota that is home to a vibrant downtown, Mount Rushmore, Badlands National Park, the Black Hills National Forest, and a wealth of outdoor and artistic opportunities.
Bachelor's degree in journalism with a strong grasp of AP style.
A flair for features editing and writing.
Highly motivated, deadline driven and creative.
Ability to engage digital audiences through social media.
Previous experience at a newspaper preferred.
We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, paid holidays and a generous time off policy. We are an equal opportunity employer. You can see our website at www.rapidcityjournal.com and learn more about our company at www.lee.net
The Rapid City Journal is a division of Lee Enterprises, a leading media organization providing local news, and information, and a major platform for advertising, in its markets, with 46 daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 22 states. For more information about Lee, visit www.lee.net.
If this sounds like your next job, we'd like to hear from you. We require a cover letter describing why you'd be a good fit for this job and resume and three references. Interested applicants may apply at www.rapidcityjournal.com/workhere
The Rapid City Journal, a 20,000-circulation daily newspaper in the heart of the Black Hills of South Dakota, has an immediate opening for a full-time copy editor. This position requires an organized person with an eye for detail and a strong creative streak to help publish clean and engaging material in a newspaper that values high-impact journalism and sharp design. We seek a self-starter who is deadline oriented for this position that includes night and some weekend shifts.
The qualified candidate will have a knowledge of AP style, uphold high standards for grammar and word usage, and have a keen eye for writing snappy, effective headlines. The position also allows for a hand in determining page design and packaging of news stories. Entry-level candidates who show a knack for organization and autonomy will be considered for this position.
The paper is located in a bustling city of 70,000 people in western South Dakota that is home to a vibrant downtown, Mount Rushmore, Badlands National Park, the Black Hills National Forest, and a wealth of outdoor and artistic opportunities.
Lee Enterprises, owner of the Journal, offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
To apply, go to www.rapidcityjournal.com/workhere. Please attach resume and clippings.
Associate Casting Editor / Casting Specialist / Copy Editor
Candidates must possess strong grammar skills, a great attention to detail, an understanding of the entertainment industry (especially in regards to the production and casting processes), and the ability to work with a large volume of material on tight deadlines.
Backstage's casting editors edit the casting notices (aka "breakdowns") submitted to Backstage by productions to ensure consistency of format and style, improving the readability of the listings for Backstage's readers while helping to craft and tag the casting calls in a way that increases the discoverability of the listings and the quality and quantity of submissions that the projects will receive.
Backstage's casting editors also communicate with the productions, answering their questions and proactively advising them to help them get the most out of their time casting with Backstage's online tools. Our editors also monitor for potential problems and investigate and eliminate scams.
Additionally, our editors conduct research and outreach to schools and the entertainment industry, to improve Backstage's products, attract new content, and increase awareness of Backstage in the community.
Our editors must be effective communicators and great team players with strong interpersonal and time-management skills that can be relied on as self-starters that excel both independently and within the context of a team that spans multiple states across the U.S.
Edit, update, and approve casting notices (aka casting calls, breakdowns, job listings, audition announcements, etc.) to ensure compliance with Backstage's style guide, improving clarity and readability while ensuring clients receive a strong and appropriate response to their call for talent. This core daily responsibility includes quickly and efficiently working with hundreds of casting notices.
Identify and eliminate scams.
Monitor for quality projects that are casting on Backstage.com and make sure that they have a positive experience using Backstage and receive quality submissions.
Identify and reach out to additional companies and individuals (including indie filmmakers, digital-video producers, film schools, etc.) to encourage them to try Backstage's casting services.
Help promote the projects' casting calls to attract more submissions, and curate talent lists from Backstage's database to make suggestions to the clients regarding actors that will be a good fit for their roles.
Follow up with clients to see if they have any feedback or additional casting needs. (Encourage repeat business.)
Teach producers, directors, casting directors, and film students how to use Backstage's online casting tools effectively.
Account support via phone, email, chat, webinars, and in-person meetings in the NYC area.
Demo Backstage's online tools to filmmakers and actors at production companies, film schools, theater schools, festivals, and events in NYC.
Increase the overall number of projects (especially indie films and web series) casting with Backstage in California via research, outreach, networking, lead-gathering, and proactive client support.
Must possess strong copy editing and grammar skills.
Must be able to work quickly and efficiently, with a very keen eye for details.
Should be tech savvy, and good with word processing, data entry, web technology, and, preferably, CRM systems and the casting process.
Must be an effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills.
Must be a self-starter with good time-management skills
Should have strong promotional skills and be adept at building new client relationships.
Should have an understanding of the needs of indie filmmakers, video-makers, and film students.
Existing relationships within the entertainment industry (including contacts at film schools and with the indie film and web-series communities) preferred.
Previous casting, agency, or film/TV/commercial production experience (or casting website experience) a plus, but not required.
Previous copy editing, proofreading, and data entry experience a plus.
To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and salary range.
Award-winning healthcare communications and marketing company is seeking qualified copy
editor to review materials for pharmaceutical client in a professional, fast-paced, team-oriented
environment. Must be self-motivated, very detail-oriented and have 5 to 10 years of editing
experience with medical or scientific background. Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal skills
are essential along with ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.
BA in English or journalism or equivalent experience required
5+ years of editing experience required
Scientific, medical, pharmaceutical, or technical background preferred
Excellent writing, oral, and interpersonal skills
Strong technical, organizational, and analytical skills; is a critical thinker and applies that
function to tasks at hand
Excellent grasp of mechanical/layout issues
Experience with online editing using Adobe Acrobat Professional
Working knowledge of editing for print as well as digital media, including websites, iPads, and
- Ability to work independently, as well as closely with copywriters, artists, and account
executives, in a team-oriented environment
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects under tight timelines
Flexibility to work successfully in a fast-paced environment
Technical Expertise: Excellent command of English language; ability to apply it to writing
generated by other professionals
Attention to Detail: Using thorough approach, edits accurately under tight timelines
Ability to apply understanding of brand/disease state to science-based
- Motivation: Looks for new challenges, has enthusiasm, and can motivate others through own
interest in doing a good job
- Critical Thinking: Examines the short- and long-term outcomes of a solution; possesses the
perception and insight leading to good judgment
- Quality Management: Takes ownership of every project to produce the highest quality work
and demonstrates follow-through to accomplish that goal
Syneos Health, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected status. If you require accommodation due to a disability in order to complete the application process, please contact our EEO Administrator at 781-425-4600 or by email at CorporateHumanResources@syneoshealth.com
Vice On Hbo: Night Shift Finishing Assistant Editor
Seeking a Night Finishing Assistant Editor for the current season of VICE†on†HBO†. This primarily
concerns the finishing and delivery of episodes. Candidates should be team players, extremely
proactive, and strong communicators. Also MUST†have hands-on professional episodic TV
experience, can handle high pressure collaborative environments, and be motivated to grow in
The most important qualification is to be able to assess a task, flag issues immediately, and
execute tasks thoroughly according to the show's protocols. Additionally, all assistant editors are
expected to produce thorough end-of-shift reports.
Again, this is a night†shift†position. Expected schedule is Sunday-Thursday with 7pm start,
though schedule adjustments may be required depending on the needs of the show. This position
is expected to run into December 2018.
All candidates will be expected to describe their long-term goals and professional strengths.
Must possess extensive knowledge and understanding of the following:
● Adobe Premiere, After Effects, & Adobe CC Suite
● Tapeless media workflows from ingest through mastering (Sony, Canon, Arri,
● Frame rates and video standards
● Common codecs and media file types
● English language and grammar (for QCing cuts)
Knowledge of below a plus:
● DaVinci Resolve 12.5 & 14
● Alchemist XF
● Black Magic Ultrastudio 4K
● Conforming final edit sequences for online and maintaining project and asset
organization (managing textless and texted elements, tracking final materials sent to
online and patches, etc)
● Preparing and creating assets for sound mix
● Subtitle and L3rd generation and fixes
● Handling file conversions, compressions, and uploads for final materials for sound mix
● Up-res of third party materials and assessing quality of materials with post management
● Basic image correction (e.g. blurs, dead pixel fixes) and color correction
● Quality control: review cuts screened or exported during your shift for all elements
(technical / spelling). Must become familiar with the show's protocols and style guide
● Regular and thorough communication with post production management
● Technical support with deliverables as needed
● Supporting other offline and Vice News department needs, if r
If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will work together to best meet your needs.
Equal Employment Opportunities: VICE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that strives to create and maintain a workplace that celebrates inclusion and diversity.
At VICE, we understand that inclusion and diversity is a major benefit to our employees, our readers and viewers, and our company culture. We treat all applicants and employees fairly without regard to age, alienage or citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status and partnership status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion/creed, sexual orientation, arrest or conviction record, caregiver status, credit history, unemployment status, salary history, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking and sex offenses, status as a veteran or active military service member, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
VICE requires that all employees have proper authorization to work in the U.S. Should an applicant require employment sponsorship, VICE will determine, in its sole discretion, whether such sponsorship will be provided.
Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with the New York City Fair Chance Act or other applicable laws.
- Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily, with or without a reasonable accommodation. The requirements and essential functions described above are not an exhaustive list and instead are meant to describe the general nature and level of work required of the job. VICE reserves the right to modify the essential functions of this position where a legitimate business exists.
To all recruitment agencies: Unless otherwise indicated, VICE does not accept agency resumes and is not responsible for any fees or expenses related to such unsolicited resumes.
The Abilene Reporter-News, a member of the USA TODAY NETWORK, is seeking an experienced sports editor to oversee prep, university and community coverage in Abilene, Texas.
The Sports Editor leads reporters in content creation and optimization and has primary responsibility for ensuring quality sports and outdoor recreation content across digital and print platforms. The sports editor supervises and directs the work of reporters, encouraging independent planning and self-direction. Guides reporters by applying story-telling expertise to ensure they create high quality content that fulfills strategy across platforms. Focus areas include video, narrative writing, photography, alternative story forms, story presentation across platforms and beat development. Guides journalists by consultation and coaching before, during and after the creation of content. Responsible for ensuring that reporters cover the topics and issues most important to key audiences, and for creating strategy to ensure the optimal flow and placement of content across digital and social channels to optimize reader engagement.
Here's what you need:
Bachelor's degree in journalism, Mass Communications or equivalent years of experience in a related field
Five years reporting experience, digital acumen and the ability to lead a team in a fast-paced, every-changing environment.
Ability to coach reporters as the story idea develops, helping the reporter turn their good story ideas into well-rounded, intriguing, solid journalism that can be told across platforms.
Video and social media skills as well as finding and telling great stories - beyond the sport.
Strategic planner who can create and maintain aggressive digital strategies to broaden audience reach and engagement
Effective communicator; able to get along with diverse personalities, adept at explaining complex data
Able to multi‐task and excel under intense deadline pressure
An interest and expertise in all sports is a plus.
Here's what we have to offer:
Comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage
401(K) Saving Plan
Paid Time Off
Paid Company Holidays
Paid Time Off to Volunteer in the Community
Employee Discount Program
The Abilene Reporter-News has a long-standing reputation as the go-to regional sports source. We cover three local high schools and three universities, as well as schools within a 23-county area. We also are interested in community sports, as those are often-present great stories regardless of age and ability. We produce the state's largest and most in-depth high school football preview each August. Abilene is centrally located in Texas, a city of more than 120,000 with vibrant, medical services and home to Dyess Air Force Base.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
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