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Publication or Company Music Web Site
Job Title Web Editor
Industry Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media
Salary
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements A guitar and music web site is looking for a Web Editor to conceive, create and maintain daily website content.

The Web Editor position reports to the Editorial Director and serves a number of editors for several print and online brands. Responsibilities include conceiving, creating and maintaining website content including writing stories, curating videos, finding appropriate art work and photography, inputting and formatting content in a CMS, and interacting with our social community.

Publishing schedule is determined by a revolving cycle of daily, weekly, bi-weekly and monthly deadlines, with special events and regular breaking news. It is based in New York City.

The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of HTML and Adobe Photoshop, and experience in web publishing, journalism, photo editing, video file management, and working within a CMS platform. He or she should be comfortable performing editing duties on a regular basis, including creating and developing original content. Both data entry and content editing are significant portions of the work.

Communication and organizational skills are necessary, as is the ability to work under deadline. Candidate must be able to juggle multiple tasks.

A hands-on understanding guitar and other musical instruments, the recording process, live sound, as well as a knowledge of popular music history is beneficial.
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