Editor in Chief

Nov 24, 2010
Dec 24, 2010
Jennifer Henry
Full Time
The Editor in Chief will assume ultimate responsibility for editorial content for the enterprise and will work with other members of the leadership team to create innovative, relevant, and engaging strategic marketing tools that allow Sunshine Media Groups clients to effectively reach their target audiences in a way that drives revenue and deepens their client base. The Editor in Chief will build, lead, and manage all editorial aspects for the entire enterprise by assuming various fiscal, client service, and personnel management responsibilities.

Responsibilities include:
Leading, coaching, and managing a team of editors, proofreaders, and copywriters
Fostering and delivering the highest quality editorial content through print and new media products
Crafting and delivering innovative growth strategies for Sunshine Media Groups product lines and services
Collaborating with sales and marketing departments to develop new products and publications
Ensuring the delivery of strategic content that meets each clients marketing objectives
Evaluating and implementing improvement in workflow processes
Assuming responsibility for the proper communication of the companys vision, goals, and cultural maxims
Planning work-flow around production needs, managing client accounts, and writing and editing copy as needed

Ability to thrive in and support a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
Proven success in business management and as an editorial leader
Ability to foster teamwork and growth while maintaining respectful and professional relationships
Meticulous editing skills and a strong technical knowledge of Chicago and AP styles of writing and editing
Bachelors degree in journalism, English, or a related field
Minimum of five years experience in personnel management
Preferred experience in healthcare, news, and Web content development
Relocation to Chattanooga, TN required

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online or submit your resume to humanresources@sunshinemedia.com.

No phone calls, please.