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Publication or Company Callahan & Associates
Job Title Managing Editor
Industry Corporate/Institutional/Technical Writing, Finance/Real Estate/Legal, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing
Salary
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health, Profit-Sharing, Stock/Options
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Washington, DC
Job Requirements Functions & Responsibilities

• Coordinate with senior management team to steer editorial direction of all Callahan media content
• Manage editorial calendar for website and Callahan publications
• Assign articles/content to writers, analysts, and freelance contributors
• Contribute attention-grabbing headlines, promos, sidebars, call-outs, and additional “points of interest” across both print and online platforms
• Write informative, accurate, and engaging weekly web features
• Collaborate with analysts, designers, multimedia producers, and other writers/researchers to identify photos, charts/graphs, web links, and videos to complement content
• Coordinate with internal business development team on sponsorship opportunities


Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism necessary; advanced Journalism degrees preferred.
• 3 years of writing experience. Specifically, magazine or publishing experience and/or financial & business clips a plus.
• 2 years of editorial management experience. Again, magazine and/or financial business media is a plus.
• Ability to prioritize workload and manage multiple projects and overlapping deadlines
• The desire and editorial skill to take writing and/or editing career to the next level
• Excellent interpersonal, organization, and communication skills
• Creative skills
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Experience working with financial data also a plus.
• Ability to interact with C-Level professionals in the financial services community
• Self-starting problem solver who is willing to roll up their sleeves to find a solution
• Ability to work in a collaborative environment and cross-departmentally
About Our Company Callahan & Associates, a leading consultant for credit unions, is a vibrant financial services firm. We are looking for a talented, motivated editor/project manager/writer to add to our growing Callahan Media team. Callahan Media creates a variety of content for online audiences and print publication subscribers throughout the credit union world.


The managing editor oversees all aspects of the content produced by the media department, including but not limited to CreditUnions.com and newsletters, Credit Union Strategy & Performance (CUSP), Technology@CU, The Credit Union Directory, and Callahan Webinars. This individual is responsible for maintaining content delivery schedules, working with staff writers and analysts as well as freelance contributors. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to manage the multiple schedules of a growing financial services media outlet. Our focus is to get beyond surface-level reporting to develop actionable case studies, highlighting background, specific topic, results & data, lessons learned, and follow-up action for our readers.
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