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Publication or Company Morris Media Network
Job Title Deputy Digital Editor
Industry Corporate/Institutional/Technical Writing, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing, Social Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Augusta, GA
Job Requirements Duties:
• Evaluate and edit works submitted for publication
• Publish content into a digital/web environment, using best practices for engaging presentations as well as SEO best practices
• Author original travel content and conduct interviews for articles
• Coordinate trafficking of outside contributions
• Work with Where® market editors and freelance contributors to create engaging content
• Conceive and propose ideas for new content
• Coordinate photography to support article content
• Fact-checking of stories
• Facilitate and create content which leverages multi-media capabilities
• Work with staff to maintain database of travel information
• Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualities:
• Strong interest in travel content
• Knowledge of digital/web publishing
• Thorough knowledge of editorial practices
• Ability to identify and tell compelling stories
• Excellent organizational skills
• Acute editing abilities, combined with strong verbal and writing skills
• Ability to multi-task and to execute projects on deadline in a fast-paced environment
• College degree and at least three years prior editorial experience
• Photography and video skills a plus
About Our Company Organization: Morris Media Network, a division of Morris Communications

Summary: The mission of the deputy digital editor is to facilitate and coordinate the creation and publishing of travel content which engages WhereTraveler® website users. Primary duties include editing of incoming content; editorial trafficking and coordination; authoring of original, high quality travel content; and coordination of content publishing in a digital environment. WhereTraveler® is part of the Where® family of publications, a group within Morris Media Network (MMN).

Reports to: Chief Travel Editor, Morris Media Network

Location: Augusta, Ga.

Travel: Up to 30 percent travel may be required.

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