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Publication or Company Pet Age/Journal Multimedia
Job Title Assistant Editor
Industry B2B Publishing, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Health, Profit-Sharing
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Somerset, NJ
Job Requirements Looking to make your mark on a magazine? Want a direct hand in contributing to the success of a 40-year-old magazine that just got a complete facelift? Like to beat the competition?

If you're an ambitious, hard-working, creative, journalist this start-up like environment might just be the job for you. Pet Age, a national business to business magazine based in Somerset, N.J., is looking for an assistant editor to join their team.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 3 years journalism experience, preferably with retail, or business, magazines. Excellent interpersonal skills are required, with the ability to interact with account teams, writers, freelancers, public relations professionals and clients. Social media, web, multimedia and SEO skills are a plus.

Responsibilities include:
- Writing articles, features and columns.
- Contribute daily to the website.
- Updating the website.
- Producing a weekly electronic newsletter.
- Copy editing and fact checking.
- Developing story ideas.
- Seeing the magazine through production.

Please include writing samples, or a link to them, a cover letter and salary requirements.
About Our Company Journal Multimedia (JM) parent company of Pet Age develops unique audiences and connects businesses to these audiences with award-winning business and consumer publications, websites and events. We deliver additional value through business research, digital publishing software and creative services, such as video production and website development.

In 1984, we began with a single monthly publication focused on business in Central Pennsylvania. Since then, our company has diversified to serve clients all over the world with industry-leading services and authoritative information. We recently changed our name from Journal Publications to Journal Multimedia to better reflect the products and services we provide.

Today, we serve clients from three locations: Harrisburg and Bethlehem, Pa., and Somerset, N.J. We remain committed to our original mission of providing useful and important information and services in order to create success for our customers, employees and the communities we serve.

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