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Publication or Company Charlotte Magazine
Job Title Executive Editor
Industry Magazine Publishing
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Charlotte, NC
Job Requirements Duties and Responsibilities Include:

-Develop editorial vision for Charlotte magazine and carry it out
-Responsible for all editorial content in Charlotte magazine and on charlottemagazine.com as well as management of day-to-day operations of editorial department
-Ensure that all editorial and production deadlines are met for Charlotte magazine and charlottemagazine.com
-Ensure that editorial costs stay within budget
-Develop editorial calendar annually
-Conceive and assign stories
-Top edit and line edit stories
-Manage staff of full-time editors and as well as freelance writers
-Oversee social media for Charlotte magazine
-Represent Charlotte magazine at events and in the media
-Collaborate with the publisher, sales manager, and marketing director on new ideas and initiatives that will drive the business forward

Please Note:
This is a fulltime, in-house position. We cannot offer relocation expenses.

About Our Company About Us

Charlotte magazine is the monthly city magazine for one of the nation's fastest-growing metropolises. It caters to the educated, engaged, and affluent reader with a mix of compelling lifestyle stories, long-form narrative, illuminating profiles, and authoritative service packages. In the past five years, the magazine has won more than 40 regional and national awards for editorial excellence. It is a part of Morris Media Network (MMN), a division of Morris Communications. MMN is the leader in multimedia travel, lifestyle, outdoor, and special interest magazines. Each year, millions of readers trust MMNís products to inform, inspire, and entertain.

Charlotte magazine is seeking an executive editor. This is an excellent opportunity to help lead a highly respected magazine in a dynamic city.

The Ideal Candidate:

*Is passionate about great storytelling and service journalism in any form

*Inspires great work from staffers and freelancers alike

*Is as adept at working with less experienced writers as at recruiting and editing great writers

*Enjoys and thrives on collaborating with designers and photographers

*Is an experienced journalist, talented writer, and an editor with an eye for detail as well as the big picture

*Has social-media and SEO savvy

*Writes display copy that crackles

*Possesses a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, and an ability to multitask and prioritize

*Knows Charlotte and its players

*Has a degree in journalism or related field and a minimum of five years editing experience, preferably at a regional or consumer magazine

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