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Publication or Company South magazine
Job Title Managing Editor
Industry Magazine Publishing
Salary Negotiable
Benefits Flexible Hours, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Savannah, GA
Job Requirements A successful candidate will be a creative, self-starting, organized, independent worker who is professional and has the ability to turn written assignments around quickly and work efficiently on a deadline. The managing editor must be comfortable and effective working in a team environment and possess exceptional writing, editing, managing and communication skills. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, AP style and Wordpress is a plus.

Managing Editor Responsibilities include:

--Working closely with Creative Director and Art Director to develop articles and layouts for each issue

--Managing a team of freelance writers, including assigning and tracking stories, as well as editorial interns

--Attending networking events regularly to maintain a strong relationship with key community leaders

--Writing features and other copy as necessary

--Editing and fact checking all copy

--Overseeing magazine production, through final upload to printer

--Overseeing web content

About Our Company South magazine—an award-winning publication that celebrates the style of the new South—is currently seeking a managing editor. South magazine is a bi-monthly based in worldwide historic destination of downtown Savannah, GA, and boasts an average print run per issue of 20,000 and an average readership per issue of 80,000. With a fresh design and editorial that covers all aspects of life in the region, South uses its home base of Savannah as a lens through which to view the distinctive heritage of the South and examine how that legacy is upheld and updated.
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