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Publication or Company Omega Institute
Job Title Assistant Editor
Industry Corporate/Institutional/Technical Writing, Marketing, Non-profit, Social Media
Salary Under $45,000
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Rhinebeck, NY
Job Requirements Job Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

- Proven writing and editing skills
- Exceptional copyediting and proofreading skills
- Impeccable organizational skills and attention to detail
- Experience in editing and writing for catalogs, brochures, websites, and/or writing and editing for a newspaper, magazine, book publisher, blog, or an equivalent environment
- Familiarity with the Chicago Manual of Style and other editorial style guides
- Digitally enabled: Experience and/or familiarity with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe InCopy, CMS, project management software, SEO, and social media. Ability to embrace and learn new software is required
- Understanding of the content of Omega’s programs
- Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects quickly, accurately, independently, and gracefully under deadline pressure
- Awareness of trends and development in the fields of interest to Omega and the ability to creatively integrate this into content development
- Must be a team player
- In alignment with Omega’s visions, goals, and core values

Job Responsibilities:
- Work closely with the managing editor and other staff to generate content
- Generate, write, edit, and proofread copy for print and digital resources, including Omega’s course catalogs and brochures, website, e-communications, fliers, postcards, advertisements, and correspondence with priority given to marketing initiatives
- Assist with maintaining Omega’s editorial style and the Omega brand across platforms
- Assist with developing general marketing initiatives
- Organize and oversee individual editorial projects
- Participate in regular department meetings and meetings relevant to current projects
- Perform other duties as assigned by the managing editor
About Our Company Omega is a place to explore the extraordinary potential that exists in all of us as individuals and together as a human family. We were founded on the holistic worldview that the well-being of each of us is deeply connected to the well-being of all living things. Since 1977, we have offered diverse and innovative educational experiences that inspire an integrated approach to personal and social change. Omega, a nonprofit organization, continues to be at the forefront of human development. We nurture dialogues on the integration of modern medicine and natural healing; design programs that connect science, spirituality, and creativity; and lay the groundwork for new traditions and lifestyles.

Each year, more than 23,000 people attend workshops and educational programs delivered by hundreds of teachers, artists, healers, and thinkers on the leading edge of their disciplines. With special attention to our key initiatives in sustainability, women’s leadership, veterans care, and service, we bring awareness to issues that must be addressed in order for our society to heal and flourish.

Whether it’s a creativity workshop at our 200-acre Rhinebeck, New York campus, a yoga retreat in Costa Rica, or a conference in New York City, our lifelong learning programs provide tools for the art of living, and motivation to cultivate greater health, joy, and peace at home and in the world.

Our Mission

Through innovative educational experiences that awaken the best in the human spirit, Omega provides hope and healing for individuals and society.

Our Core Values

Accountability, Holism, Integrity, Service, Simplicity, Sustainability, Teamwork, and Welcoming
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